Gamma-Knife-Insurance Coverage

About Medicare.

The Gamma Knife Center at The Valley Hospital is proud to offer coverage for patients with Medicare. We strive to provide you with the finest care, the most convenient financial options and a wealth of resources to answer your questions and address your concerns about insurance coverage.

What can affect coverage with Medicare?

Those whose who have a Medicare Insurance plan often wonder whether Gamma Knife treatment is covered by their insurance, as well as what potential outside costs there could be. To help you understand your coverage and answer any questions you may have about your eligibility, New Jersey residents and out-of-state patients should contact our Patient Financial Advocate for more information.

The Valley Difference.

At The Valley Gamma Knife Center, your patient journey is our main priority. It is with this in mind that we have invested in state-of-the-art technology, specialized doctors and a caring staff to ensure that the outcome of your treatment is superior. With this wealth of resources, we improve patient outcomes without losing the person-to-person connections that define each patient’s road to recovery.

Our Patient Financial Advocates, Gail Johnson and Mary Gwon, are always available and can help you navigate the details of your insurance coverage.

Request a consultation.

At this time, we can only respond to inquiries from within the United States.



Conditions covered by Medicare.

Acoustic Neuromas are benign tumors that can grow to interfere with basic functions, like balance and hearing. Contact your Medicare insurance representative to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance coverage and benefits. At the Gamma Knife Center, our Patient Financial Advocates are also here to provide you with a better understanding of how your claims may be processed during your acoustic neuroma treatment.

If you have an arteriovenous malformation (AVM), the attention of a specialist is required. Contact your Medicare insurance representative to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance coverage and benefits. At the Gamma Knife Center, our Patient Financial Advocates are also here to provide you with a better understanding of how your claims may be processed during your arteriovenous malformation treatment.

When it comes to treating brain metastases, the most common form of brain cancer, The Valley Gamma Knife Center is here to help. Contact your Medicare insurance representative to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance coverage and benefits. At the Gamma Knife Center, our Patient Financial Advocates are also here to provide you with a better understanding of how your claims may be processed during your metastatic brain cancer treatment.

Craniopharyngiomas are slow-growing, but once symptoms develop, treatment is needed. Contact your Medicare insurance representative to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance coverage and benefits. At the Gamma Knife Center, our Patient Financial Advocates are also here to provide you with a better understanding of how your claims may be processed during your craniopharyngioma treatment.

There are different grades of gliomas that are determined based on the cell from which this type of brain tumor develops. Each grade of glioma requires a different course of treatment. Contact your Medicare insurance representative to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance coverage and benefits. At the Gamma Knife Center, our Patient Financial Advocates are also here to provide you with a better understanding of how your claims may be processed during your glioma treatment.

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with a meningioma, contact your Medicare insurance representative to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance coverage and benefits. At the Gamma Knife Center, our Patient Financial Advocates are also here to provide you with a better understanding of how your claims may be processed during your meningioma treatment.

Pineal tumors, due to their deep-rooted location in the brain, have a tendency to cause a buildup of pressure and accompanying pain. Contact your Medicare insurance representative to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance coverage and benefits. At the Gamma Knife Center, our Patient Financial Advocates are also here to provide you with a better understanding of how your claims may be processed during your pineal tumor treatment.

Pituitary tumors are found in the pituitary gland, a gland in the skull that produces many of the body’s hormones. Contact your Medicare insurance representative to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance coverage and benefits. At the Gamma Knife Center, our Patient Financial Advocates are also here to provide you with a better understanding of how your claims may be processed during your pituitary tumor treatment.

If you are experiencing pain and other symptoms due to your skull base tumor, contact your Medicare insurance representative to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance coverage and benefits. At the Gamma Knife Center, our Patient Financial Advocates are also here to provide you with a better understanding of how your claims may be processed during your skull base tumor treatment.

Trigeminal neuralgia often occurs when a blood vessel sitting next to the brain stem begins to compress the trigeminal nerve. Contact your Medicare insurance representative to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance coverage and benefits. At the Gamma Knife Center, our Patient Financial Advocates are also here to provide you with a better understanding of how your claims may be processed during your trigeminal neuralgia treatment.

If your vascular malformation is located in the brain, contact your Medicare insurance representative to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance coverage and benefits. At the Gamma Knife Center, our Patient Financial Advocates are also here to provide you with a better understanding of how your claims may be processed during your vascular malformation treatment.

Vestibular Schwannomas are brain tumors that are said to be caused by a gene mutation on chromosome 22. Contact your Medicare insurance representative to answer any questions you may have regarding your insurance coverage and benefits. At the Gamma Knife Center, our Patient Financial Advocates are also here to provide you with a better understanding of how your claims may be processed during your vestibular schwannoma treatment.