is the CyberKnife® System?
The CyberKnife® Robotic
Radiosurgery System is a non-invasive alternative to surgery for
the treatment of both cancerous and non-cancerous tumors anywhere
in the body, including the head, spine, lung, prostate, liver and
pancreas. The treatment—which delivers beams of high dose
radiation to tumors with extreme accuracy—offers new hope to
The CyberKnife® treatment involves
no cutting. In fact, the CyberKnife® System is the world's first
and only robotic radiosurgery system designed to treat tumors
throughout the body non-invasively. It provides a pain-free,
non-surgical option for patients who have inoperable or
surgically complex tumors, or who may be looking for an
alternative to surgery.
Benefits of Cyberknife®
Glendale Adventist Medical Center, in partnership with Pasadena
CyberKnife®, is able to offer Southern California residents
this advanced form of treatment.
Patient benefits include:
- No incision
- No pain
- No anesthesia
- No hospitalization
- Little or no recovery time
- Immediate return to daily activities
Watch the video below to learn more about CyberKnife®.
To learn more about the CyberKnife® System, call (818) 409-8198 or Pasadena CyberKnife at (626) 768-1021.