San Diego Gamma Knife Center treats patients with metastatic brain tumors, primary tumors such as meningiomas, pituitary tumors, acoustic neuromas, functional disorders such as trigeminal neuralgia, cluster headache, essential tremor, and arteriovenous malformations (AVMs). Our patients come from Southern California, all over the United States, and internationally.
The Center has provided 4,000 treatments for patients with various brain disorders and continues to advance its technology with the addition of the Perfexion model Gamma Knife.
The Center is a shared resource for the San Diego neurosurgical and radiation oncology community. It is available to all qualified neurosurgeons and radiation oncologists in Southern California. Our center is an integral part of the neurosciences services of Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, which provides diagnosis, treatment and support of a full range of neurological disorders.
San Diego Gamma Knife Center is located in the Poole building on the campus of Scripps Memorial Hospital at the Genesee Avenue exit off Interstate 5 in La Jolla, California, about 12 miles north of downtown San Diego.