Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, RI 02903
DirectionsThe Grosvenor Building is located directly beside the APC Building.
Gamma knife treatment is painless and noiseless. The entire procedure takes one to four hours, with the actual treatment being performed in a single
session that lasts 20 to 60 minutes.
Patients typically go home on the same day.
Treatment requires the combined skills of the Gamma Knife Center team, including a neurosurgeon, radiation oncologist, neuroradiologist, medical physicist,
imaging technologist, specially trained nurse and radiation therapist.