Board certified in neurology, Zachary K. Vaslow, MD, is a neuro-oncologist. He specializes in brain tumors, brain metastases and neurologic complications of cancer.
During his Duke University Hospital fellowship, he enrolled and managed patients in clinical trials for novel therapies, including direct immunotherapy delivery (convection enhanced delivery). With hopes of enhancing treatments, he is involved in a growing slate of clinical trials at Cone Health.
Compassionate and empathetic, he believes in taking ownership of his patients’ care and guiding patients and their families.
Originally from Maryland, he is married with five children. A former All-American in track and cross country, he enjoys running.
“Cone Health is one of those rare places that provides world-class care in a community setting. Properly caring for brain tumor patients requires expert and organized collaboration across multiple specialties. Our warm, positive and supportive culture supports this collaboration and illuminates the patient experience.” – Zachary K. Vaslow, MD
Areas of Interest
Specialties include primary brain tumors (gliomas, glioblastomas, meningiomas and ependymomas), brain metastases and neurologic complications of cancer (seizures, neuropathy, cognitive impairment and neurologic effects of chemotherapy and radiation)