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Conditions Treated

 Proton therapy can be used in the treatment of many types of cancer, including:

  • Adult Hodgkins and non-Hodgkins lymphomas
  • Gastrointestinal and abdominal tumors
  • Gynecologic tumors
  • Gastrointestinal and abdominal tumors
  • Non-small cell lung cancer
  • Ocular melanoma (choroidal)
  • Pediatric tumors, including diseases that have spread to sites beyond where the tumor started, such as high-risk Ewings, rhabdo, and Hodgkins
  • Prostate cancer
  • Recurrent tumors (previously irradiated targets)
  • Skull base tumors, including chordomas and chondrosarcomas, pituitary tumors, acoustics tumors, and meningiomas