Benefits of Proton Therapy

Proton Therapy Offers a Targeted Treatment Option for Cancer

Benefits of proton therapy include:

  • Less radiation to healthy tissue
  • Can be used with chemotherapy or surgery, as needed
  • May lower risk for radiation-induced secondary cancers, developmental delays and growth abnormalities among children and young adults
  • Anesthesia or sedation can be used during proton therapy treatment sessions, if needed

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To contact the UH Proton Therapy Center, call 216-286-PROT.

UH Proton Therapy Center

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216-286-PROT (7768)

Fighting Cancer with Proton Therapy

UH is the first in the region to offer proton therapy. Download our free guide to learn more.

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