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Gamma Knife Center, Cairo

The Cairo Gamma Knife Center has been in operation since June 2001. It uses the Gamma Knife to perform a procedure called radiosurgery. This is used in the treatment of diseases of the brain.Read more….  

Gamma Knife Treatment, What are the Steps and the procedure:

1- Registration

You will be required to get all available investigations which should include at least a recent Brain MRI with contrast.

The available investigations will be reviewed and if any other investigation was required, you will be asked to prepare it.

2- Out patient clinic appointment  Read more…

Tell me more about Gamma Knife Radiosurgery?

Gamma Knife is a method of treatment called radiosurgery.but what is radiosurgery?


Radiosurgery was invented by a Swed­ish Professor of Neurosurgery in 1951. It was he who first used the word ra­diosurgery. Dr. Leksell had a more than usually detailed education in how the nervous system worked and he thought that many operations did not show the brain the respect due to such .Read more..

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Gamma Knife Indications


Metastatic Brain Tumors

Trigeminal Neuralgia


Acoustic Neuromas


Pituitary Tumors


AV Malformations


Gamma Knife Related Information

Acoustic Neuroma

Elekta : Gamma Knife Manufacturer

Acoustic Neuroma Association

Leksell Gamma Knife Society

Acoustic Neuroma World

American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA)

Trigeminal Neuralgia

Society for Neuroscience

Trigeminal Neuralgia Association

American Cancer Society


National Brain Tumor Society


International Radiosurgery Support Association (IRSA)