The Silent Hero of Cancer Treatment

The Silent Hero of Cancer Treatment

04 February 2015

As the leading provider of radiation therapy in Australia, Genesis CancerCare proudly supports the innovative 'Targeting Cancer' campaign that aims to raise...

Strategic Partnership to boost cancer research in Australia

Strategic Partnership to boost cancer re...

05 August 2014

GenesisCare and the Trans-Tasman Radiation Oncology Group (TROG) today announced a new strategic partnership where all 23 Genesis CancerCare centres become members...

Genesis Care and Perth Radiation Oncology Combine to Improve Care and Access for Cancer Patients in WA

Genesis Care and Perth Radiation Oncolog...

08 July 2011

Australia's leading cancer care provider Genesis Care today announced the 100 percent acquisition of Perth Radiation Oncology ("PRO"). PRO's Wembley site will...

Clinical Treatments Commence on New Elekta Linear Accelerator at PRO

Clinical Treatments Commence on New Elek...

20 October 2010

Capacity at Perth Radiation Oncology (PRO) for advanced image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT) and intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) has had a major boost with the...

Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) for Head and Neck cancer

Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (I...

16 September 2009

The Head and Neck Cancer radiation therapy programme at Perth Radiation Oncology (PRO) now offers Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) for selected...

Tin Foil Noses

Tin Foil Noses

30 March 2009

Tin foil bolus used with electron fields enables a much more conformal dose to be delivered to superficial cancers of the nose...

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What is radiation therapy?

radiotherapy

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