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Gamma Knife for Brain Tumor in India

  • Gamma Knife is used to inactivate benign brain tumors and malignant tumors and cost of Gamma Knife in India is USD 6400 to USD 7000.
  • The beams focus on the target tissue and delivers its effect during a single procedure lasting 15 to 70 minutes. 
  • No hospitalization is required for Gamma knife but patient should expect to stay 3 days outside the hospital.
  • Tests required before Gamma Knife are MRI, Blood Tests, CT Scans or cerebral Angiogram.

Gamma Knife for Brain Tumor in India

 

  • Gamma Knife is used to inactivate benign brain tumors and malignant tumors and cost of Gamma Knife in India is USD 6400 to USD 7000.
  • The beams focus on the target tissue and delivers its effect during a single procedure lasting 15 to 70 minutes. 
  • No hospitalization is required for Gamma knife but patient should expect to stay 3 days outside the hospital.
  • Tests required before Gamma Knife are MRI, Blood Tests, CT Scans or cerebral Angiogram.

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Gamma Knife for Brain Tumor Price USD 6,400
No. of Travellers 2
Days in Hospital 0
Days Outside Hospital 3
Total days in India 3

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Dodging a Critical Brain Surgery, Shabana Nahid from Bangladesh Got the Ultimate Cure for Meningioma through a Gamma Knife Surgery. I am relieved that I am completely cure without a single incision

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Shiela Boahen from Ghana had a Successful Brain Tumour Surgery in India. After the surgery Sheila felt happy and free. She won't be having headaches anymore.

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Jamila Finally Starts Breathing a Normal Life after Her Schizophrenia Treatment in India. Diagnosed with Sschizophrenia and OCD at the age of Ten, Jamila finds her way back to a normal life after 15 years

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Ofori Atta Konadu from Ghana Got Cured of His Brain Clot in India. Recurrent headaches and diminished eyesight had made Konnadu's life difficult before the treatment

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Dr. Sandeep Vaishya

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Dr Aditya Gupta

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Dr. V. P. Singh

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30 years of experience , Gurgaon

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Diagnosis for  Gamma knife Radiosurgery

Gamma Knife radiosurgery is most often used to treat

  • Brain tumors and other lesions in the brain.

  • Certain neurological conditions, such as trigeminal neuralgia wherein  pressure on the trigeminal nerve leads to extreme facial pain

  • Acoustic neuroma – a tumor in the brain that affects the nerves that control hearing

  • Arteriovenous malformations, or AVM (a type of blood vessel defect)

  • Pituitary tumors

  • Gamma Knife radiosurgery may be used in situations where the brain lesion cannot be reached by conventional surgical techniques.

 

 

Procedure of Gamma knife Radiosurgery

Before Procedure

  • To ensure fitness for the procedure complete physical examination and  blood tests or other diagnostic tests.

  • Inform your physician if you are sensitive to or are allergic  or have any bleeding disorder

  • Inform  your physician of all medications  and supplements that you are taking.

  • If you have any type of implant

  • If you are pregnant or suspect that you are pregnant, you should notify your physician.

  • You will be asked to fast for eight hours before the procedure

 

During procedure

  • Gamma Knife radiosurgery is usually an outpatient procedure.  In some cases, an overnight stay in the hospital may be necessary.

  • Intravenous (IV) line is attached to keep you hydrated during procedure

  • Head frame placement to prevent movement of head during procedure you will have a lightweight head  frame attached to your head with four pins or screws, The head frame also is a guide to focus the  beams to the exact location of the lesion being treated.

  • You'll receive numbing shots in places on your scalp where the pins will be inserted

  • Some of your hair may be shaved

  • After numbing the scalp the doctor attaches the head frame to  prevent the head movement

  • Once the head frame is in place, , you'll undergo imaging scans of your brain that show the location of the tumor to be treated  or other abnormality   determined using computed tomography (CT scan) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).

  • After the CT or MRI scan has been completed, the radiation therapy team will make use of  imaging studies and software to create a treatment plan.

  • A special radiation helmet will be positioned over head frame , the helmet has holes that allow only programmed radiation to pass through . You will be made to  lie on a bed that slides into the Gamma Knife machine

  • The treatment is silent and painless, you won't feel the radiation.You won't hear any noise from the machine.

  • You'll be able to talk with the doctors via a microphone.

  • The time taken may be few minutes to a few  hours  depending on size and shape of treatment area .

After  procedure

  • The head frame will be removed.

  • You may have minor bleeding or tenderness at the pin sites.

  • you will be monitored for few hours .

  • If you experience headache, nausea or vomiting after the procedure, you'll receive appropriate medications.

  • Recovery time from gamma knife treatment is minimal

  • Its important to have  follow-up exams to monitor your progress. Follow-up with a Neurosurgeon and/or Radiation Oncologist will be made after approximately 4 to 6 weeks post treatment. Depending on the condition treated, follow-up scans will be done routinely .

 

Complications of the Procedure

There may be :

  • Swelling of the brain -leading to symptoms such as headache, nausea and vomiting

  • Fatigue may occur for few weeks

  • Your scalp may be red, irritated or sensitive at sites where a device is attached to your head during the treatment.

  • temporarily loss of  hair where treatment is directed

  • numbness

  • seizures

  • loss of balance

  • vision problems

  • Radiation exposure during pregnancy may lead to birth defects.

 

Factors Affecting Cost Of Gamma knife Radiosurgery

The cost to the patient depends on a variety of factors like

  • The hospital, the patient chooses.
  • Fee for the team of doctors and procedure charges
  • cost of  medications
  • Standard tests and diagnostic procedures.
  • Cost of the follow –up care

 

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