CyberKnife® Cancer Treatment
- No anesthesia required
- Outpatient procedure
- Exceptional accuracy spares healthy tissue and organs
- No recovery time
- Immediate return to normal activity
- No invasive head or body frame
- No breath holding or “respiratory gating” required during treatment
CyberKnife patients routinely report that they have no side effects or minimal side effects from their treatment, and in most cases, they can immediately return to their normal daily activities. Speak with your doctor about possible side effects you may encounter.
Is the CyberKnife Treatment Right for Me?
With CyberKnife, there is not a one-size-fits- all approach to patient care. The system’s innovative design and use of leading- edge technologies enables your physician to tailor treatments specifically to the shape of your tumor(s) in order to ensure the best possible outcome.
The unique features of CyberKnife that allow for individualized treatments include:
CyberKnife uses imaging software to track and continually adjust treatment for any movement of the patient or tumor. The system will allow you to breathe normally and remain comfortable during your treatments.