SNIPSTART
X
SNIPEND
SNIPSTART
x
  • FIND A RADIATION ONCOLOGIST

    CLOSE
SNIPEND
SNIPSTART
  • SNIPSTART
    SNIPEND
  • FIND A RADIATION ONCOLOGIST


    ADVANCED SEARCH
    SIMPLE SEARCH
SNIPEND
  • October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in American women, according to the American Cancer Society. This year, 266,120 women and 2,550 men will learn they have breast cancer. Learn more about how breast cancer is treated with radiation therapy.
  • headandneck_roll
    WHAT TO EXPECT
    Once a diagnosis of cancer has been made, you will probably talk with your primary care physician along with several cancer specialists, such as a surgeon, a medical oncologist and a radiation oncologist. You will want to ask these doctors about all your treatment options.
    SURVIVOR CIRCLE
    ASTRO established the Survivor Circle Award to honor cancer survivors in the cities where its Annual Meeting is held. This award recognizes local cancer survivors who give back to the community.
    QUESTIONS TO ASK
    YOUR DOCTOR
    Learn important questions to ask before, during and after your treatment, including questions on radiation safety.
  • IMPORTANT RESOURCES FOR BREAST CANCER

    Visit this informative section of the website for more information on breast cancer.
    Download the Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancers brochure.
    Download the side effects chart for radiation therapy for breast cancer.         
SNIPSTART SNIPEND