Gamma Knife Surgery

Gamma Knife Surgery utilizes a non-invasive instrument, the “Gamma Knife”, to deliver concentrated radiation to a very specific region of the body, a procedure known as “radiosurgery”. This treatment has many applications for cancer, particularly malignant brain tumors and metastasized cancers, such as lung, breast, and certain colon cancers, along with metastasized melanoma. It is [...]

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Deep Brain Stimulation

Deep Brain Stimulation is a relatively new operation primarily used for treating Parkinson's disease and various motor disorders, the most common being essential tremor. This disorder, also known as benign tremor or familial tremor, is genetic and especially prevalent among populations of Northern European and Scandinavian heritage, which make up Minnesota's biggest demographics. Other motor [...]

By |2018-09-26T10:17:48-06:00August 19th, 2015|Specialties & Treatments, News|0 Comments