Spotlight on: Brain Tumors

 

According to the American Cancer Society, brain tumors account for one in every 100 cancers diagnosed annually in the United States. CyberKnife® stereotactic radiosurgery is an advanced treatment option for brain tumors, providing an important nonsurgical alternative for patients. Below is a brief overview of brain tumors, incidence rates and treatment options.       […]

 

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Spotlight On: The CyberKnife Treatment Process

 

In the fight against cancer, CyberKnife® provides an important alternative for patients seeking a nonsurgical option with shorter treatment times, fewer side effects and a more rapid recovery. Our center uses a team approach to patient care in which physicians and other team members collaborate to develop a customized CyberKnife treatment plan to best suit […]

 

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Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer Provides Cancer-Free Results

 

Researchers at the 54th Annual American Society for Radiation Oncology meeting presented findings showing men with organ-confined prostate cancer can be treated successfully with stereotactic body radiation therapy. To date, the study is the most extensive of its kind, with data from more than 1,000 patients treated for prostate cancer using the CyberKnife® technology. Low-risk, […]

 

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New Jersey CyberKnife medical director Dr. David D’Ambrosio speaks to local Women’s Club

 

Dr. David D’Ambrosio spoke about CyberKnife treatment advantages to a group of 120 at the Holiday City-Berkeley Women’s Club November meeting.

Thanks to all those in attendance for such a warm reception!

Watch a clip of his presentation below.

 

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Lung Cancer Awareness Important for Prevention, Early Detection

 

As the second-most common cancer in both men and women, lung cancer is responsible for the majority of cancer-related deaths. The American Cancer Society estimates more than 160,000 people will lose their battle with lung cancer this year, accounting for more victims than breast, prostate, colon and pancreatic cancers combined.

In recognition of National Lung Cancer Awareness Month in November, New Jersey CyberKnife encourages local residents to take preventive steps to protect themselves and their loved ones from common and lesser-known causes of lung cancer.

 

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Breast Cancer Awareness: Treatment Options When Breast Cancer Spreads

 

As the second-most diagnosed cancer in women in the U.S., it’s tough to find someone who hasn’t been impacted by breast cancer in some way. The American Cancer Society estimates 230,480 women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer this year. Most breast cancers are found by routine screening mammograms. If breast cancer is discovered […]

 

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New Jersey CyberKnife Physician Team Speaks with WOBM-AM at

 

In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, New Jersey CyberKnife hospital partner Community Medical Center teamed up with 92.7 WOBM for a live broadcast of “Pretty in Pink” 2012. WOBM personalities Shawn Michaels and Sue Moll did a live broadcast at the hospital in an effort to raise awareness and support for the fight […]

 

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New Jersey CyberKnife Medical Director Talks Prostate Cancer Treatment at Guys Night Out

 

More than 250 men and women attended Guys Night Out at the Crystal Point Yacht Club in Point Pleasant on Wednesday, Sept. 12. New Jersey CyberKnife medical director, Dr. David D’Ambrosio, spoke to the group on treatment options for prostate cancer, which included the noninvasive CyberKnife® procedure. Hosted by Barnabas Health, the free health event […]

 

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New Jersey CyberKnife treats Trigeminal Neuralgia Patients

 

New Jersey CyberKnife is currently treating trigeminal neuralgia patients noninvasively using CyberKnife technology. Trigeminal neuralgia is a painfully debilitating neuropathic disorder. Commonly referred to as TN, the condition is a disorder of the trigeminal, or fifth cranial, nerve that controls sensation in the face. TN patients experience episodes of intense, electroshock-like pain on either side […]

 

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Join New Jersey CyberKnife and Health System Partner Barnabas Health for Free Guys Night Out

 

In honor of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, New Jersey CyberKnife health system partner, Barnabas Health is hosting “Guys Night Out,” a free men’s health event featuring a discussion of prostate health, prevention and treatment. New Jersey CyberKnife medical director Dr. David D’Ambrosio, will speak on treatment options for prostate cancer. Other physician experts from Community, […]

 

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