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Radiotherapy and Gamma Knife Centre Krefeld

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Price-value

9.40

Krefeld, Germany

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95%389.4/10$$$45619981 medical unitPrivate hospitalKids, AdultsSpecializedInpatient, OutpatientSmallYes

Overview

Size

Small

Clinic type

Specialized

Type of care

Inpatient, Outpatient

Age group

Kids, Adults

4.9 on Google

The data collected based on 38 patient reviews on Google

Certificates

6 awards, certificates, and recognitions for Radiotherapy and Gamma Knife Centre Krefeld. Check the data collected according to the editorial policy below.

Features & Facts

A leader in the radiosurgery field
The team, formed 25 years ago, is full of dedicated and skilled people like Dr. med. Gerhard A. Horstmann, who has worked with Gamma Knife since 1998. Almost 10,000 patients are successfully treated; "We are trying to provide the best care".
An interdisciplinary healthcare facility
The Gamma Knife Center Krefeld is where neurosurgeons and radiation therapists collaborate with Helios Hospital Krefeld. As a national hub, they also foster strong partnerships with university hospitals specializing in neurosurgery and ophthalmology.
The gold standard of safety in radiosurgery
Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife effectively targets the tumor with precise radiation dosage, thus saving healthy tissue around it. Its 192 fully shielded cobalt-60 beam sources contribute about 0.5% of the total dose needed to eradicate the disease.
Advanced imaging methods to detect and respond to changes
Imaging technology includes both CT and MRI scans. Digital subtraction angiography (DSA) for imaging blood vessels also is used. All this data is transferred to the Gamma Knife's planning system through the advanced IT systems.
Quality management based on ISO standards
The Gamma Knife Center Krefeld became the world's pioneer and remained the only radiosurgical facility with ISO 9001. The complete treatment procedure and monitoring follow stringent quality management protocols.

About the clinic

Radiotherapy and Gamma Knife Center Krefeld is an advanced medical facility specializing in stereotactic radiosurgery and stereotactic radiotherapy. The clinic has state-of-the-art equipment, including the Perfexion Gamma Knife and Axesse Linear Accelerator. It occupies a separate building from the center, as it weighs more than 18 tons and requires special qualifications of specialists working with it. The clinic was opened in 1998 and has provided adequate medical care for over 20 years. Since its opening, more than 3,500 outpatient and inpatient stereotaxic radiosurgical operations with Gamma Knife and more than 7,000 successful stereotaxic radiation therapy courses have been performed here. The Radiotherapy and Gamma Knife Center wards are equipped with everything necessary for a comfortable stay in the center. The patient can choose between single and double rooms. When selecting a single room, an accompanying person can live with the patient. Radiotherapy and Gamma Knife Centre Krefeld is a multidisciplinary medical center. Neurosurgeons and radiation therapists work together closely with the Helios Hospital Krefeld. As a national center, the clinic collaborates closely with several university hospitals in neurosurgery and ophthalmology. First, doctors treat malignant and benign neoplasms, arteriovenous malformations, tumors, and metastases to various organs. Modern technologies make it possible to remove cancer with an accuracy of 0.3 mm while preserving healthy tissue. In addition, the center is the only medical institution in the world that manages the quality of the entire treatment process, including its results. Perfexion Gamma Knife and Axesse Linear Accelerator give patients several advantages over traditional surgical interventions to remove tumors and metastases. The center employs highly qualified surgeons, radiologists, and caring medical staff with many years of experience to ensure optimal treatment with the best result.

Primary focus

23 expert tags for Radiotherapy and Gamma Knife Centre Krefeld. Our tools analyze the strengths of the clinic using artificial intelligence. Check the data selected according to the AI policy below.
gamma knife
radiosurgery
surgery
gamma knife surgery
stereotactic radiosurgery
brain
melanomas
radiotherapy
uveal melanomas
meningiomas
gait
vestibular schwannoma
brain metastases
spinal reflexes
intracranial
leksell gamma
skull base chordomas
interlimb coordination
tumor
stereometry
vascular malformations
spastic paresis
microsurgical

Departments & Doctors

Radiotherapy, Gamma Knife
Dr. med. Gerhard A. Horstmann

neurosurgery and stereotactic radiosurgery, radiotherapy

Extra services

Visa Support
Telemedicine
Parking Space
On-Site Pharmacy
ATM / Banking
Accessibility Features

Location

Address

Seyffardtstraße, 27, 47805
Krefeld, Germany
About this place
Krefeld is an ancient city with a long history located near Dusseldorf. The first mention of the town dates back to 1105. Today, K

FAQ

Can I get a second remote medical opinion?

As a national center, the hospital cooperates with the Helios Hospital in Krefeld and several universities for neurosurgery and ophthalmology. Thanks to a wide selection of doctors within one organization, the patient can get a comprehensive opinion on the diagnosis or treatment plan.

Can they help me cure the tumor without affecting healthy tissues?

First, doctors treat malignant and benign neoplasms, arteriovenous malformations, tumors, and metastases in various organs. Modern technologies make it possible to remove cancer with an accuracy of 0.3 mm while preserving healthy tissue.

What is the specialization of Radiotherapy and Gamma Knife Center Krefeld?

The clinic offers highly specialized assistance in oncology, treating tumors and metastases of any complexity. Significant emphasis is placed on stereotaxic radiosurgery and radiation therapy. The center is one of the leading institutions with the Perfexion gamma knife and the Axesse linear accelerator.

What is the rating of the clinic?

Radiotherapy and Gamma Knife Centre Krefeld is rated as 9.40 by AiroMedical.

What do patients say about Radiotherapy and Gamma Knife Centre Krefeld?

The clinic has 38 feedbacks at other places. The UserScore of the hospital is 95%.

What is the primary focus of the hospital?

The medical center is an expert at gamma knife, radiosurgery, surgery, gamma knife surgery, and stereotactic radiosurgery.

What is the overall experience of the facility?

Radiotherapy and Gamma Knife Centre Krefeld has been operating since 1998. It has accumulated over 26 years of clinical background.

Where can I see the hospital's work, interior space, and exterior?

Does the clinic have certification or recognition?

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Where is the clinic located?

The address of the facility is Seyffardtstraße 27 47805, Krefeld, Germany.

Does the hospital offer online consultations?

Yes, Radiotherapy and Gamma Knife Centre Krefeld performs virtual appointments and offers a second medical opinion service.

What age range of patients can be admitted to the clinic?

The hospital accepts patients of all ages.

What type of stay is offered at Radiotherapy and Gamma Knife Centre Krefeld?

The clinic offers both inpatient and outpatient services, so you can be hospitalized (if indicated).

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