Use of
Gamma Knife technology for a meningioma

Meningiomas are normally slow-growing benign tumors that originate in the dura mater, the outermost, tough membrane that covers the brain. These tumors often grow over many years without any symptoms. Normally, large meningiomas are removed by primary surgery. However, single-dose irradiation, in other words radiosurgery, is a precise, safe alternative for small meningiomas. The following explains radiosurgical treatment with the Gamma Knife.


The latest technology: the Gamma Knife Icon

The Gamma Knife Icon is the latest generation and proven to be the best treatment method for the head and neck region. Find out more about the Gamma Knife Icon.

Gamma Knife Icon