cyberknifeYour oncologist might recommend SBRT (Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy), SRS (Stereotactic RadioSurgery), or IMRT (Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy). SBRT is used to treat small tumors in the chest, abdomen or pelvis that conventional radiation or surgery may not be advised for, including:

  • Prostate Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia (TGN)
  • Liver Cancer
  • Kidney & Renal-Cell Cancer
  • Cancer (Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma)
  • Bone CancerSoft-Tissue Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Cancers that started elsewhere and spread (metastases)

SRS is used to treat conditions involving the brain or spine including:

  • Cancers that start in the brain (gliomas and other primary brain tumors)
  • Cancers that spread to the brain (brain metastases)
  • Benign tumors arising from the membranes covering the brain (meningiomas)
  • Benign tumors of the inner ear (acoustic neuromas)
  • Abnormal blood vessels in the brain (arteriovenous malformations)
  • Pituitary adenomas
  • Optic nerve and retinal tumors
  • Spinal Tumors
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List of Cancers Treated by Radiation Therapy

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