880 Century Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
Holy Spirit Gamma Knife
Holy Spirit uses the Leksell Gamma Knife Icon™, the newest and most sophisticated radiosurgery system, to treat brain tumors and head, neck and ear abnormalities. Providing this state-of-the-art technology is just another way Holy Spirit–A Geisinger Affiliate is caring for you.
What does it treat?
Gamma Knife treats an array of complex lesions/tumors, such as certain brain tumors, vascular malformations and functional disorders.
Benefits of Choosing Holy Spirit Gamma Knife
- Performed by a highly skilled neurosurgery team with extensive Gamma Knife experience
- Safe option for patients unable to undergo invasive surgery (frameless treatment available where warranted)
- Outpatient procedure with a quick recovery time
- Backed by Geisinger, a known leader in neurosurgery
- Treats multiple tumor areas in one convenient session
- Cost-effective (covered by PPOs, HMOs and Medicare)
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How Gamma Knife Works
Gamma Knife uses extremely precise beams of radiation to pinpoint tumor deposits with the lowest dose of radiation, leaving surrounding healthy tissue unharmed.