Our radiation oncologists provide specialized state-of-the-art treatments and therapies at the cutting edge of cancer care.

1. External Beam Radiation Therapy

2. Low-dose rate (LDR) Brachytherapy

  • Radioactive iodine (I-125) seed implantation for prostate cancer
  • Radioembolization or Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) for liver tumors with SIR-Spheres Y-90
  • Xofigo therapy treatment (radioactive radium Ra-223 dichloride) for prostate cancer metastatic to bones

3. High-dose rate (HDR) Brachytherapy

  • State-of-are equipment: two Elekta Flexitron afterloaders and one Varian Bravos afterloader
  • Intracavitary treatment of Gynecologic cancer with vaginal cylinder, Tandem & Ring, and Tandem & Ovoid applicators
  • Interstitial treatment of Gynecologic cancer with Venezia applicator or needles with Syed templates
  • SAVI treatment for breast cancer
  • HDR brachytherapy for prostate cancer
  • HDR brachytherapy for skin cancer

4. Hyperthermia Therapy

  • Deep Hyperthermia Therapy (DTT) with BSD-2000 Microwave System
  • External Hyperthermia Therapy (ETT) with BSD-500 Microwave System
  • Interstitial Hyperthermia Therapy (ITT) with BSD-500 Microwave System

5. Respiratory Monitoring and Motion Management

  • Breath-hold treatment with Vision RT system for breast cancer patients
  • Breath-hold treatment with SDX breath monitoring system for thoracic and abdominal cancer treatment
  • Abdominal compression with a belt in reducing the respiratory tumor motion for thoracic and abdominal cancer treatment

6. Proton Therapy

  • Varian ProBeam Pencil Beam Scanning System with 4 rotational gantry rooms and 1 fixed gantry room
  • Image-guided proton therapy with on-board imaging (OBI) system, CBCT, and Vision RT
  • 6D robotic couch

7. Image Guided Radiation Therapy

8. Imaging System for Treatment Planning

  • Six CT scanners with 4DCT capability
  • A Dual energy CT scanner
  • A MRI scanner

9. Advanced Treatment Planning System (TPS)

  • RayStation TPS from RaySearch Laboratories 
  • Eclipse TPS from Varian
  • Oncentra Brachytherapy TPS from Elekta
  • VariSeed TPS for prostate seed implant from Varian

10. GammaPod Treatment Unit

  • A dedicated device for early-stage breast cancer

11. Gamma Knife Radiosurgery

  • Leksell Gamma Knife Perfexion from Elekta, a dedicated intra-cranial SRS treatment Unit

12. GRID Radiation Therapy

  • Single-fraction high dose (10-20 Gy) delivered to bulky malignant tumor
  • GRID therapy with photon beam
  • GRID therapy with proton beam
  • Lattice radiation therapy (3D GRID)

13. Total Body Irradiation (TBI)

  • TBI treatment with translational couch

14. Tumor Treating Fields (TTF)

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