No matter who you are or what you’re up against, a cancer diagnosis of any kind is a challenging, scary experience – but it’s never something you have to go through alone. At Orange County CyberKnife, we’re proud to bring together the most advanced cancer-fighting technology in the world and a top-notch team of cancer doctors and radiation oncologists, providing a comprehensive resource for patients battling cancer. We treat almost any cancerous condition at our center, and whenever possible, we strive to use noninvasive treatment options – and our flagship offering is the revolutionary CyberKnife System.
Abdominal isn’t actually one form of cancer, but rather a blanket term for any cancerous condition that starts in the tissues or organs of the abdomen – and CyberKnife presents an effective treatment option for many types of abdominal cancer. Unlike of more traditional methods like surgery or chemotherapy, CyberKnife doesn’t require the use of invasive procedures or pharmaceuticals with harsh side effects. Instead, CyberKnife uses advanced medical technology to deliver high-dose radiation directly to the site of the tumor, all with sub-millimeter accuracy that protects surrounding tissues. For many patients, CyberKnife is an effective, convenient way to treat forms of abdominal cancer like:
Every patient is different, the right treatment for you will depend on your condition and the specifics of your case. However, CyberKnife presents a variety of benefits to patients eligible for the treatment. Some of the benefits of CyberKnife include:
CyberKnife treatment takes place on an outpatient basis, so instead of staying in a hospital for your cancer treatment, you simply visit our radiation oncology center to receive the treatment. Every patient and condition is different, so the specifics of your treatment process will depend on your case – but for most patients, CyberKnife treatment goes like this:
For many abdominal cancer patients, CyberKnife presents a convenient, effective treatment option – and if you’d like to find out if CyberKnife might be right for you, we would love to help. We understand how difficult it is to fight the battle against cancer, but with the right resources and an effective cancer treatment team, we believe that there’s always hope. Call us today at 714.962.7100 to learn more about CyberKnife or to schedule a treatment consultation. We’ll work with you to help you beat cancer and reclaim a healthy, normal life.