Sponsor Profile: Elekta

At Elekta, everything we do and everything we represent is about improving, prolonging and saving lives. An international company pioneering significant innovations and clinical solutions for the treatment of cancer and brain disorders, Elekta develops sophisticated state of the art tools and treatment planning systems for radiation therapy and radiosurgery, as well as human-centric software, such as electronic medical records, that streamline patient care.

“Elekta believes in working collaboratively with our customers and friends and is honored to share the All Are Our Heroes message of faith, hope and love with those that share our ongoing quest to bring better care to cancer patients,” says Joseph K. Jachinowski, President and CEO of Elekta North America. “We are constantly moving forward with a shared vision to deliver clinical advances for improved patient outcomes.”

Every day, more than 100,000 patients worldwide are diagnosed, treated or receive follow-up with the help of an Elekta solution.

Elekta’s oncology business offers the world’s most advanced radiation therapy systems for cancer treatment, including Elekta Infinity, a linear accelerator that reduces the time required for radiotherapy sessions to five minutes or less.

Celebrating 60 years as the leader in this field, Elekta’s neuroscience business offers specialized methods for delivering personalized patient care, including Leksell Gamma Knife® Perfexion™ a fine-tuned radiosurgery tool that treats a broader range of targets in the brain faster and more efficiently than ever before.

Elekta’s software business offers patient-focused medical software, such as electronic medical records (EMR), that improve clinical efficiency by optimizing treatment planning, information management and workflow.

For more information, call 770-300-9725 or visit Elekta.com.