Physician Guide to Illinois CyberKnife

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Are you a medical professional wanting more information on CyberKnife®? Learn about our history, technology and treatment process.

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Physician Guide to Illinois CyberKnife

  1. 1. Physician Guide to Illinois CyberKnife Are you a medical professional wanting more information on CyberKnife®? Learn about our history, technology and treatment process. 1700 Luther Lane, Ste. 1110, Park Ridge, IL 60068 (847)723-0100 illinoisck.com
  2. 2. The information contained in this document is presented in summary form only and is not intended to replace or serve as a substitute for your duty to verify that such information is proper for your patient’s signs, symptoms, conditions or circumstance(s). 1700 Luther Lane, Ste. 1110, Park Ridge, IL 60068 (847)723-0100 illinoisck.com
  3. 3. The CyberKnife System ¡  The FDA approved CyberKnife treatment of tumors in the head, neck and upper spine in 1999 and tumors anywhere in the body in 2001. ¡  More than 200,000 patients have been treated with CyberKnife worldwide. ¡  A department of Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Illinois CyberKnife opened in November 2011. 1700 Luther Lane, Ste. 1110, Park Ridge, IL 60068 (847)723-0100 illinoisck.com
  4. 4. Treatment ¡  CyberKnife treats patients through stereotactic radiosurgery, a nonsurgical process that attacks tumors with a high-dose, highly accurate radiation beam. ¡  The pinpoint accuracy minimizes damage to healthy tissue and can reach hard-to-reach tumors. ¡  Treatment is done in five or fewer outpatient sessions and does not require any incision or anesthesia. 1700 Luther Lane, Ste. 1110, Park Ridge, IL 60068 (847)723-0100 illinoisck.com
  5. 5. Learn More! Case Studies Research Articles [Click] [Click] Presentation & Papers Patient Testimonials [Click] [Click] 1700 Luther Lane, Ste. 1110, Park Ridge, IL 60068 (847)723-0100 illinoisck.com
  6. 6. Refer a Patient If you have a patient who may be an appropriate clinical candidate for CyberKnife treatment, please download our referral form or call us at (847)723-0100. You can also schedule an onsite presentation about CyberKnife for you and/or your staff. 1700 Luther Lane, Ste. 1110, Park Ridge, IL 60068 (847)723-0100 illinoisck.com
  7. 7. Our Center Illinois CyberKnife is a department of Advocate Lutheran General Hospital’s renowned Cancer Care Center located in the Center for Advanced Care on the hospital’s campus. Our doctors are board-certified in radiation oncology and have several areas of specialty including head and neck cancers, prostate cancer and lung cancer. Connect with Us Read Our Blog! 1700 Luther Lane, Ste. 1110, Park Ridge, IL 60068 (847)723-0100 illinoisck.com

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