CyberKnife for Prostate Cancer

The CyberKnife system uniquely compensates for prostate movement. The prostate gland can move unpredictably through the course of treatment, making the ability to detect and correct for motion critically important.

With CyberKnife, we can deliver high doses of radiation while protecting surrounding healthy areas of the body. High doses have been proven to be necessary for prostate cancer control, and the CyberKnife is ideal for this type delivery with unmatched precision.

You don’t need to come into the clinic to see the provider. Schedule a video consultation from the comfort of your home.

Here is a checklist of items we will need from you prior to your video consultation with us.

 You provide:   Ask your physician(s) to provide: 
  • Demographic information (legal name, etc.)
  • Insurance information
  • PSA lab results (All-full history)
  • Biopsy report
  • Pathology report
  • Chart notes/progress notes
  • Imaging scans
  • Imaging reports

Treating prostate cancer in 5 visits instead of 45 or 50 a great idea, but not a new one. And it's not the only reason to choose Swedish Cyberknife:

 Varian True
 Five days of treatment   Yes Yes No
 Real-time tracking and correction for 
tumor movement during treatment
 Yes  No No
 Total submillimeter accuracy
targeting tumor
 Yes Yes No
 Attacks tumor from multiple dimensions 
and hundreds of different angles
 Yes No No
 Fractionates treatment as needed to
protect healthy surrounding tissue
 Yes Yes  Yes
 Treats a wide range of cancers
throughout the body
 Yes Yes  Yes

Learn more about the Swedish CyberKnife program.

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