Sutter Gamma Knife
Sutter Health Sacramento Sierra Region
Sutter Gamma Knife Center offers one of the world’s most technologically advanced machines that can be used alone or as an additional therapy to treat brain tumors, trigeminal neuralgia, vascular malformations, and other neurological disorders for patients of all ages. (See neurological diseases treated at Sutter Gamma Knife Center)
The program's multidisciplinary team includes neurosurgeons, radiation oncologists, radiation physicists, neuroradiologists, nurses and support staff who have extensive experience working with Gamma Knife technology.
Sutter Neuroscience Institute established Sutter Gamma Knife Center in 1998, at the Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento campus. The Gamma Knife Center has treated more than 1700 adults and children with this innovative, lifesaving and proven technology.
- Lars Leksell, M.D., Ph.D.
Gamma Knife Developer, 1971
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