Gamma Knife in Israel
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At Sourasky Medical Center professional neurosurgeons and radiologists use Gamma Knife to treat cancer patients in the Oncology Department. Gamma Knife is used to eliminate relatively small malignant tumors, most commonly in the brain. This procedure is single time only.
Procedure performed with Gamma Knife is completely safe and doesn’t require your hair to be shaved off. During the operation, various types of scanners will be used. The effect is only seen in long-time perspective, so a patient must periodically visit a physician to undergo series of diagnostics.
Radiologists treat patients with Gamma Knife in the Oncology Department of Assuta Clinic. Gamma Knife is a precise tumor removal tool used mostly to address intracranial conditions, including glaucoma.
The operation is non-invasive and only affects cancerous tissues, leaving healthy cells unharmed. There is no rehabilitation period after the procedure. However, a patient is required to undergo weekly check-ups after the operation. This is due to the fact that the results of Gamma Knife therapy can be fully evaluated after one month has passed.
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