CyberKnife® radiation therapy
Parkview is home to the region’s only CyberKnife®, a precise and painless outpatient treatment that effectively targets tumors and dramatically reduces procedure time for some patients - with no incisions or pain. CyberKnife delivers focused beams of radiation to the tumor from numerous angles with a high degree of accuracy, preserving the healthy tissue surround the tumor. Typically, only five or fewer outpatient CyberKnife treatments are needed compared to as many as 40 conventional radiation treatments, depending on the tumor or condition. With virtually no recovery period and no side effects, CyberKnife is a powerful weapon in the fight against several types of cancer.
CyberKnife® is a registered trademark of Accuray, Inc.