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Reclaim Your Life
For patients with brain tumors, trigeminal neuralgia and other disorders of the brain, Gamma Knife® is a beam of hope.

Treatment at
South Sound Gamma Knife

A noninvasive procedure exclusively for the brain

Noninvasive Gamma Knife® is a type of radiation therapy that provides hope for conditions previously considered inoperable. Many patients considered high risk for open surgical procedures due to illness or other conditions find new hope with Gamma Knife treatment. 

This precise, single-dose stereotactic radiosurgery is used to treat many types of brain tumors and disorders. Its extreme accuracy helps protect healthy brain tissue and results in a very low risk of side effects. Patients are able to return home after treatment with no hospital stay.

Ask your doctor about Gamma Knife

Schedule an Appointment

Call 866.254.3353 for a referral or consult to learn if Gamma Knife may be right for you.

South Sound’s only center for Gamma Knife

South Sound Gamma Knife, at St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma, WA is the only Gamma Knife facility located between Seattle, WA and Portland, OR. It offers patients throughout the region a specially designed facility, state-of-the-art technology, and an unparalleled multidisciplinary team of neurosurgeons, radiation oncologists, radiation physicists, nurses and other professionals.

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Not local to the South Sound?

We have seen patients from Alaska, Idaho, Montana – even as far as Georgia. We work to make scheduling as easy as possible for our out-of-town patients with helpful suggestions for transportation and lodging, and we accommodate scheduling to meet your needs. 

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Our Location

1802 S. Yakima, Suite 103, Tacoma, WA 98405

St. Joseph Medical Pavilion