Barrow Brain and Spine, a partner of Barrow Neurological Institute, offers the most comprehensive radiosurgery technologies and treatment options for neurological and neuromuscular conditions in the world. We are proud to be the world’s first and only center to offer the ZAP-X® Gyroscopic Radiosurgery™ platform, the latest innovation for non-invasive brain tumor treatment using radiosurgery technology.
Barrow Brain & Spine treats more brain tumors than any other institution in the United States. Now, ZAP-X enables even greater access, convenience and comfort for patients seeking world-class non-invasive brain tumor treatment.
Barrow Brain & Spine is proud to be world’s first and only center to offer the ZAP-X® Gyroscopic Radiosurgery™ platform, the latest innovation for non-invasive brain tumor treatment using radiosurgery technology. Find out if you're a candidate for ZAP-X Treatment today.
-Dr. Nader Sanai, Barrow Neurosurgeon and Director of Neurosurgical Oncology
For patients and their families, ZAP-X offers greater comfort and confidence than traditional brain cancer and brain tumor treatment options. The ZAP-X self-shielding technology enables in-suite brain tumor treatment, eliminating the inconvenience and discomfort of being transported to an isolated radiation vault. Self-shielding confines radiation to the treatment site, making it safer for both the patient and the clinical team.
ZAP-X is designed exclusively for the non-invasive treatment of brain tumors and head and neck conditions. With ZAP-X technology, our team of neuro-oncology physicians at Barrow Brain & Spine are able to deliver effective radiation with incredible accuracy via computer-controlled robotics that reduce the risk of healthy tissue being exposed to radiation.
The outpatient procedure does not require anesthesia, and most patients require no recovery time, allowing them to immediately return to their normal lifestyle and activities.
ZAP-X technology has a host of benefits, including:
If you have been diagnosed with a brain tumor, head or neck tumor, or other neurological condition and are seeking treatment, please contact our team at Barrow Brain & Spine.” to “If you have been diagnosed with a brain tumor, had or neck tumor, or other neurological condition and are seeking treatment, please request an appointment with our team.
The ZAP-X® Gyroscopic Radiosurgery platform received FDA 510(k) clearance in September 2017. It is currently not available in all markets.
ZAP® and ZAP-X® are trademarks of Zap Medical System, Ltd.
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