GammaTile Therapy is a cutting-edge novel approach to treating brain tumors. Dr. Ranjith Babu joins to address the process and benefits of GammaTile Therapy.
UC San Diego Health is the first hospital system in San Diego to offer a new, highly targeted and precisely placed radiation therapy that delays tumor regrowth while protecting healthy tissue in patients with brain cancer.
Doctors at UofL Health are the first in the state to use a new brain cancer radiation treatment called the gamma tile.
GammaTile, a tiny device implanted into the brain in a space a tumor used to fill which delivers targeted radiation therapy.
Westchester Medical Center recently became the first neurosurgical oncology program in the Hudson Valley* to offer a targeted therapy for brain tumors that can help delay tumor progression, spare healthy tissue and reduce the number of post-surgical radiation treatments – and the side effects that come along with them.
GT Medical Technologies’ GammaTile is a surgically targeted radiation therapy (STaRT) for brain tumors. GT Medical Technologies designed the GammaTile to provide immediate, dose-intense treatment at the completion of resection. The company says the therapy system can extend local recurrence-free survival with minimal complications to reduce patient burden and assure compliance.
Kettering Health is now the first provider in the Dayton area to offer GammaTile Therapy.
Today is Glioblastoma Awareness Day
Posted at 5:54 PM, Jul 20, 2022 and last updated 5:54 PM, Jul 20, 2022
Today is Glioblastoma Awareness Day, a day to help those affected by this devastating disease and remember lives lost to Glioblastoma (GMB), lives like Senator John McCain, and Mike Traphagen.
West Cancer Center & Research Institute in Collaboration with Semmes Murphey and St. Francis Hospital is 1st in the Mid-South to Offer a New Targeted Therapy for Brain Tumors
Doctors at Tampa General Hospital and USF Health Morsani College of Medicine are the first in Hillsborough County to provide patients with recurrent brain tumors with a new treatment option.