Have you or someone you love been diagnosed with a brain tumor? Do you have questions about available treatment options? Gamma Knife radiosurgery is one of the most advance and minimally invasive treatment modalities available to date. Worldwide more than 30,000 patients undergo Gamma Knife treatment each year.
Cleveland Clinic's Gamma Knife equipment is the most technologically advanced model available, Elekta's Gamma Knife® Perfexion™, which allows treatment in a wider range of anatomical structures, improves treatment planning, increases patient comfort and reduces treatment time.
Our free Gamma Knife Treatment Guide and informational patient video covers many questions that our patients ask during their treatment process, including the following information:
Cleveland Clinic's Gamma Knife Center® treats more than 350 patients every year. Combining sophisticated technology with consummate medical expertise, our Gamma Knife Center offers a minimally invasive radiosurgical option for patients with certain brain tumors and other neurological disorders.
"Cleveland Clinic was my destination of choice for treatment of my inoperable brain tumor. I had complete faith in Dr. Barnett and his staff. The treatment with Gamma Knife radiosurgery was so easy; I was in and out the same day. I could have gone to a number of other places for my care, but I knew Cleveland Clinic would do it best."
Scott Hamilton, Olympic figure-skating gold medalist
and Cleveland Clinic patient