The mission of the Leksell Gamma Knife® Society is to further define and expand the role of Gamma Knife® Surgery in the treatment of intracranial disorders
Improve results achieved in the field of radiosurgery by promoting support of basic and clinical research, with a focus on expanding the role of Leksell Gamma Knife®
Increase the visibility and acceptance of Leksell Gamma Knife® technique in the worldwide medical community and among healthcare providers and patients
Maintain leadership in the field of radiosurgery by continued commitment to the highest standards of research and technical achievement
Stimulate multi-center trials and cross-site collaboration
The International meeting, consisting of plenary and poster sessions, informal networking and social activities is held every two years. Additional meetings of special interest groups are held periodically
The annual Patients Treated with Leksell Gamma Knife® Survey is conducted to track total treatment volume, clinical trends and regional differences. This information provides a basis for publications and presentations about Leksell Gamma Knife® surgery.