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If you’ve been scheduled for a Gamma Knife procedure, you probably have some questions. Our guide offers the answers you're looking for, and helps you prepare for your procedure.


About the Operation

Gamma Knife radiosurgery is a radiation tool known worldwide for its precise treatment of diseased areas of the brain. The Gamma Knife procedure is performed without incisions or the need for general anesthesia. The Gamma Knife Centre is located at the Toronto Western Hospital and works as a unique collaboration between the Neuroscience, Medical Imaging, and the Radiation Medicine Programs.

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Gamma Knife Procedure Guide​​​
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