Resources

Below are additional resources that provide information about stereotactic radiosurgery and cancer treatments.

CyberKnife Society

CyberKnife Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing together diverse medical professionals affiliated with radiosurgery worldwide to foster scholarly exchange of clinical information, and to educate the general public with patient information on treating medical conditions such as cancers, lesions & tumors anywhere throughout the body using the CyberKnife, most of which are unreachable by other radiotherapy systems.

The CyberKnife Patient Support Group

The CyberKnife Patient Support Group is dedicated to supporting people whose lives have been, or could be, positively affected by the utilization of the CyberKnife Stereotactic Radiosurgery / Radiotherapy System. We strive to improve the quality of life of these patients by providing continuing education and support for them as well as their family and friends. We inform, communicate and share our experiences, and our lives, with those facing, or having faced this noninvasive procedure.

Accuray

Accuray Incorporated is a leader in the field of radiosurgery dedicated to revolutionizing the treatment of solid cancers throughout the body with the precise delivery of high doses of radiation using the CyberKnife® Stereotactic Radiosurgery System. Through the development and promotion of the CyberKnife system and participation in ongoing clinical research at prominent academic hospitals, Accuray is helping to make stereotactic radiosurgery a viable and accessible option for patients all over the world.

The American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community – based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.

National Brain Tumor Society

National Brain Tumor Society offers top–notch resources and caring support for everyone affected by brain tumors. We provide education and information to help patients, families, and caregivers make informed decisions and develop strong support systems during every stage of the journey—from diagnosis through treatment to end of care and survivorship.

Meningioma Mommas

Meningioma Mommas is an online support group. Even though we all have compassionate spouses, family members, friends and caregivers in our lives, we often find it’s much easier to share our concerns, fears and doubts with those who’ve walked in our shoes. That’s what we’re here for. Whether you were recently diagnosed with a brain tumor or are a long-term survivor, we welcome you.

Trigeminal Neuralgia Association

The TNA is a non-profit organization founded in 1990 to serve as an advocate for patients living with TN (Trigeminal Neuralgia) and related facial pain conditions by providing patient support, medical education and advancements in research.

LivingWIthTN.org

LivingWithTN.org is an online support community of people living with trigeminal neuralgia. We are here for emotional support and non-medical advice.

AVM Survivors

AVMSurvivors.org is an online support community for patients, friends, and families affected by an arteriovenous malformation. We are here for your support.

Delaware County Memorial Hospital

Delaware County Memorial Hospital (DCMH), one of the founding hospitals of the Crozer-Keystone Health System, is a 213-bed community hospital that offers a broad range of acute and specialized services. Located at DCMH, the Delaware County Regional Cancer Center provides a comprehensive approach to cancer care and is partnered with Fox Chase Cancer Center, which has been designated a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute.

Delaware County Regional Cancer Center

The Delaware County Regional Cancer Center, located at Delaware County Memorial Hospital, provides a comprehensive approach to cancer care, combining state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment with supportive care. Physicians and staff work as a multidisciplinary team, using the newest technologies and therapies, to tailor treatment to each patient’s condition and situation.