Gamma Knife Surgery in India at Delhi Mumbai Kolkata and Bangalore

Gamma Knife

Go Health India to avail Gamma Knife Surgery in India

Known as the preferred treatment for brain tumors, arteriovenous malformations and brain dysfunctions, Gamma Knife presents a non-invasivegamma alternative for many patients for whom traditional brain surgery dos not stands as an option. This surgical option takes away the physical trauma and the mass of risks associated with conventional surgery.

At Go Health India, the Gamma Knife surgery represents a major advance in brain surgery. This renders a unique in that no surgical incision is made to expose the inside of the brain, thereby decreasing the risk of surgical difficulties and eliminating the side effects and dangers of common anesthesia.

Advantages to Gamma Knife Surgery

  • Gamma Knife is a neurosurgical tool intended exclusively for the treatment of brain disorders.
  • The lesion being treated gets a high dose of radiation with least risk to nearby tissue and structures.
  • The cost of a Gamma Knife procedure is less than traditional neurosurgery.
  • The absence of an incision removes the risk of hemorrhage and infection.
  • Gamma Knife technology lets treatment of permanent lesions. The procedure gives hope to patients considered untreatable or at the very high-risk during open-skull surgery.

Why to consider Gamma Knife Surgery necessary?

Patients are potential candidates for Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, with the following conditions that are as:

1.Malignant Tumors

  • Metastatic Brain Tumors
  • Glioblastomas

2.Benign Tumors

  • Pituitary Adenomas
  • Meningiomas
  • Astrocytomas
  • Chordomas
  • Hemangioblastomas
  • Acoustic Neuromas
  • Craniopharyngiomas
  • Childhood BrainTumors

3.Functional Disorders

  • Epilepsy
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Intractable pain
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Essential Tremors

4.Vascular Malformations

  • Arteriovenous Malformations (AVMs)
  • Cavernous malformations

5.Psychiatric Disorders

  • Compulsive Disorder

Treatment to Gamma Knife Surgery

  • When the radiation plan gets ready, patients lie on the Gamma KnifeT couch and are placed into a guiding device that holds their heads firmly in the Gamma KnifeT helmet.
  • After patients come to his position, the staff goes into an adjoining room to check the procedure with video cameras and an intercom system. The amount of minutes that each radiation dose lasts is decided during dose planning.