Accuray and Cyberknife Tampa Bay Confirm Partnership for 9th CAOH Conference
The Caribbean Association for Oncology and Hematology is pleased to welcome Cyberknife Centers of Tampa Bay and Accuray as Silver sponsors for the 9th CAOH Conference to be held in Cartagena, Colombia from July 17-19. Both companies utilize cutting edge technology that make cancer treatments shorter, safer, smarter and more effective.
CAOH Clinical Chair, Dr. Sophia Edwards-Bennett will deliver her presentation; ‘Precision Without Incision’, on behalf of Accuray while Dr. Debra Freeman will represent Cyberknife Tampa Bay in her delivery of the topic: ‘Cyberknife in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer.
CAOH looks forward to both their contributions along with Accuray and Cyberknife’s partnership for its Annual Conference.
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Accuray develops, manufactures and sells radiation oncology systems that make cancer treatments shorter, safer, smarter and more effective. Accuray provides treatment delivery technologies that set the industry standard for precision and cover the full range of radiation therapy and radiosurgery treatments, as well as fully integrated software solutions that drive faster, smarter treatment planning.
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The CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System is a non-invasive alternative to surgery for the treatment of both cancerous an non-cancerous tumors anywhere in the body, including in the prostate, lung, brain, spine, liver, pancreas, and kidney. The treatment—which delivers beams of high dose radiation to tumors with extreme accuracy—offers new hope to patients.
Though its name may conjure images of scalpels and surgery, the CyberKnife treatment involves no cutting. In fact, the CyberKnife System is the world’s first and only robotic radiosurgery system designed to treat tumors throughout the body non-invasively. It provides a pain-free, non-surgical option for patients who have inoperable or surgically complex tumors, or who may be looking for an alternative to surgery.