DALLAS, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Premier Cancer Centers Dallas brings the latest advancement in non-invasive robotic radiosurgery systems to North Texas. Opening spring of 2013, the Center will offer both Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS/SBRT) and Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) in one location. With these technologies, Cancer Has Met Its Match!
Premier Cancer Centers Dallas is bringing the first CyberKnife® M6™ Series to Texas. The M6 is the latest technological advancement in robotic radiosurgery capable of treating tumors anywhere in the body. The CyberKnife M6 featuring the InCise™ Multileaf Collimator combines the benefits of beam shaping with the flexibility of multi point delivery. This state of the art technology delivers unmatched clinical capabilities and expands the number of patients eligible for treatment.
The new CyberKnife M6 InCise™ Multileaf Collimator can treat tumors more efficiently by sculpting a single beam of radiation to match the exact contour of the tumor, minimizing the amount of radiation to the surrounding healthy tissues and reducing patient treatment times.
Premier Cancer Centers Dallas' CyberKnife M6 includes the Synchrony System®, the most advanced image guidance technology on the market today. This technology enables the CyberKnife M6 Series' to compensate for body movement during treatment. Allowing for greater accuracy in delivering a single beam of radiation to the tumor reducing the effect on healthy tissue affected.
Select tumors can be treated with the CyberKnife M6 in five treatments or less, with a lower risk of complications, instead of the typical 40 treatment protocol.
About Premier Cancer Centers
Premier Cancer Centers sets the new standard for state-of-the-art cancer care by providing the medical community with innovative technology and personalized, patient-focused treatments. We deliver unmatched clinical capabilities and the ability to treat patients with unprecedented levels of precision and efficiency. We believe each cancer patient deserves to be treated by a caring, knowledgeable staff, in a comforting and tranquil environment.
Premier Cancer Centers Dallas is the first freestanding CyberKnife M6 Series center in Texas and will work with any physician to provide this state-of-the-art treatment to their patients. Premier Cancer Centers Dallas is centrally located along Central Expressway between Walnut Hill and Royal.
SOURCE Premier Cancer Centers Dallas