Building our resilience to support patients

Building our resilience to support patie...

06 June 2017

A cancer diagnosis can take a psychological toll on the individual and their family, with a rollercoaster of emotions along the way....

International Clinical Trials Day May 20 2017

International Clinical Trials Day May 20...

24 April 2017

Clinical research is the key to understanding complex diseases and to developing safe medicines and techniques to combat these diseases. Each year,...

Dupuytren's contracture? Keloid scars? Plantar fibromatosis? Achille's tendinopathy?

Dupuytren's contracture? Keloid scars? P...

10 April 2017

Radiation therapy can be used to treat a number of benign skin and musculoskeletal conditions, as explained by Dr Sid Baxi to...

You said, we did

You said, we did

07 November 2016

Actions and outcomes taken as a result of consumer feedback We don’t like to boast but we are very proud of our...

Major prostate cancer study finds radiation therapy comparable to surgical prostate removal

Major prostate cancer study finds radiat...

21 September 2016

A major prostate cancer study, the ProtecT trial, has found that men with early prostate cancer have equivalent 10-year cancer-free survival results...

Genesis CancerCare WA Annual Education Day

Genesis CancerCare WA Annual Education D...

22 August 2016

Murdoch, Saturday August 20 2016 With a focus on ‘Breaking New Ground’ in technology, techniques and drugs specific to breast cancer, this...

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Genesis Logo Small.pngGenesisCare is Australia’s leading provider of radiation oncology, cardiology and sleep treatments. We exist to fill the treatment gap for the biggest disease burdens in Australia - cancer and heart care - in an environment of substantial unmet demand from an ageing population. Click here to learn more

What is radiation therapy?

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Radiotherapy is a localised form of treatment. Most side effects are directly related to the area being irradiated. The severity and duration of these effects are not only dependant on dose, but also the patient's general health. Read more