For Physicians: More on CyberKnife

Hear Fox Chase Physicist Charlie Ma, PhD, describe the CyberKnife's accuracy

Learn more about the CyberKnife procedure. (8 min)

Unprecedented Target Accuracy and Tissue Preservation

CyberKnife Plans: Brain
For Physicians: Treating the Liver with CyberKnife
For Physicians: Treating the Lung with CyberKnife
For Physicians: Treating the Spine with CyberKnife

The Fox Chase Cancer Center Buckingham staff has considerable CyberKnife® experience, which continues to grow:

300+ patients treated (as of May, 2012)

  • 55% Intracranial
    • mostly brain mets
    • some primary brain tumors
    • meningiomas
    • recurrent GBMs
  • 45% Extracranial
    • Lung
    • Prostate
    • Breast (Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation and CK boost after whole breast IMRT)
    • Spine
    • Adrenal
    • Liver
    • Lymph nodes
    • Reno cells
  • Other 

(Figures as of May, 2012)