CyberKnife Treatment in India starts from 6500-7500 USD. The total cost of the treatment depends on the diagnosis and facilities opted by the patient.
The CyberKnife system is a specialized machinery used for the non-invasive treatment of cancerous and non-cancerous tumors. It is sometimes used for the treatment of other conditions as well that are indicated to be treated with the help of radiation treatment.
CyberKnife technology is nowadays used for the treatment of lung, prostate, head and neck, spine, liver, kidney and pancreatic tumors. This form of treatment is used as an alternative for the tumors that cannot be operated or surgically excised and are complicated to handle.
The CyberKnife system comes with robotic precision that helps deliver accurate radiation doses to the area of the tumor. The treatment is usually concluded in one to five sessions – depending on the size, type and location of the tumor.
CyberKnife is a form of radiosurgery, that is, it delivers the results of a surgery but with the help of targeted radiation therapy.