University Hospitals Fights Cancer with the Power of Protons
Proton therapy, the next generation of radiotherapy, targets tumors with the maximum radiation dose while reducing radiation exposure to surrounding healthy tissue. This advanced therapy, which is proving very beneficial in the treatment of many cancers – especially in children and young adults, is currently available only at a small number of cancer centers across the country. University Hospitals (UH) in Cleveland, with the opening of its new Proton Therapy Center in July 2016 at UH Seidman Cancer Center, is now a member of this elite group. Read more.