The Cairo Gamma Knife Center has been in operation since June 2001. It uses the Gamma
Knife to perform a procedure called radiosurgery. This is used in the treatment of
diseases of the brain.Read more….
Gamma Knife Treatment, What are the Steps and the procedure:
You will be required to get all available investigations which should include at
least a recent Brain MRI with contrast.
The available investigations will be reviewed and if any other investigation was
required, you will be asked to prepare it.
Gamma Knife is a method of treatment called radiosurgery.but what is radiosurgery?
Radiosurgery was invented by a Swedish Professor of Neurosurgery in 1951. It was
he who first used the word radiosurgery. Dr. Leksell had a more than usually detailed
education in how the nervous system worked and he thought that many operations did
not show the brain the respect due to such .Read more..