New radiation treatment machine at Fiona Stanley Hospital

New radiation treatment machine at Fiona...

28 April 2016

A forth highly sophisticated linear accelerator is now operational at Fiona Stanley Hospital. Officially launched on April 26 by the Minister for...

Exercise as Cancer Medicine - ABC Catalyst Documentary Filming

Exercise as Cancer Medicine - ABC Cataly...

21 March 2016

March 16 – 17 2016Shenton House, Joondalup Genesis CancerCare at Shenton House was transformed into a film set as Dr Jonica Newby...

Breast cancer treatment is now even safer

Breast cancer treatment is now even safe...

10 February 2016

CHANNEL10 NEWS PERTH story aired on February 8 2016 In a West Australian first, patients undergoing radiation therapy for left-sided breast cancer...

Cancer patients missing out on life saving treatments

Cancer patients missing out on life savi...

05 February 2016

Cancer patients are missing out on life saving treatments. Are recommendations being made for all available treatment options? Sneak Peak from the...

Focus on Rural Health - Dr Melanie Jackson’s Albany Clinic

Focus on Rural Health - Dr Melanie Jacks...

12 January 2016

As part of our commitment to rural health and to bringing services closer to home, Genesis CancerCare’s South West Radiation Oncology Service...

Season's Greetings from Genesis CancerCare Western Australia

Season's Greetings from Genesis CancerCa...

16 December 2015

Genesis CancerCare Western Australia staff would like to wish our patients and their families season's greetings and good health in 2016.

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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