A team you can trust

Prostate Cancer CenterThe radiation oncologist, a specially trained physician, heads the treatment team, working closely with the radiation physicist to set an individualized course of treatment to ensure a precise radiation dose. The dosimetrist calculates the IMRT exposures and beam configurations necessary to deliver the dose prescribed. The highly trained radiation therapist positions the patient on the treatment table and operates the machine. The Radiation Oncologist reviews every IGRT treatment and the radiation therapy nurse is available to assess your medical needs throughout the course of your treatment.

Radiation treatments are painless

Radiation treatments are painless Some patients may experience minor to moderate treatment-related side effects to the bladder or bowel. The radiation oncologist will manage side effects in conjunction with your urologist.