San Raffaele is a certified center regarding treatment of brain cancer
Operating unit of Neurosurgery Center in San-Raffaele is certified by ISO 9001 and has got a certificate for high quality of medical services in the field of open surgery and stereotaxic radiosurgery.
Treatment program is made individually for each patient. It includes surgical removal of tumor and chemotherapy.
A diagnostic program is developed by a multidisciplinary team which consists of neurosurgeons, endocrinologists, neuroradiologists, oncologists.
Specialists of Neurosurgery Department at San Raffaele conduct a diagnostics and treatment of malignant tumors of central and peripheral nervous system. This national state center for treatment of brain cancer (meningiomas, chordomas, craniopharyngiomas) uses microsurgery and stereotaxic surgery with Gamma-Knife.
Using Gamma-Knife techniques for treatment of brain cancer allows influencing on tumor without surgical intervention and damaging healthy tissues.
Over 10,000 patients have undergone successful treatment with using Gamma-Knife.