Rapid Arc Radiotherapy

The J. Phillip Citta Regional Cancer Center introduces
Rapid Arc Radiotherapy - able to fight cancer up to 8 times faster.

Rapid Arc Radiotherapy

The highly-experienced physicians, nurses and staff at the J. Phillip Citta Regional Cancer Center have long been recognized for providing quality and compassionate cancer care. In fact, Community Medical Center has been accredited by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons as a “Community Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Program” since 1986.

Today with the addition of Rapid Arc Radiotherapy technology, patients who are referred to our program have the added confidence that they are receiving treatment on one of the most sophisticated technologies currently available. Rapid Arc delivers treatments up to eight times faster then most linear accelerators with dramatically increased precision. This enables our physicians to improve the standard of care for our patients while increasing their comfort level.

Patients being treated at the J. Phillip Citta Regional Cancer Center are being cared for by the most experienced radiation oncologists in the region and a team of nurses, technologists, physicists, and support staff who are all dedicated to delivering the highest quality care in a healing environment.

The J. Phillip Citta Regional Cancer Center’s commitment to provide the highest level of care with the most up to date technology, will soon include the introduction of the Cyberknife© radiosurgery system.

Clinical Benefits of Rapid Arc Radiotherapy Technology

Rapid Arc Radiotherapy

· Offers highest dose rate radiation therapy with all the benefits of IMRT in dramatically shorter treatment times which improves patient comfort

· Spares more normal, healthy surrounding tissue

· Combines unprecedented speed with uncompromised quality

· Targets even the smallest lesions

· Features ultra-precise CT scans utilizing Cone-Beam CT

The J. Phillip Citta Regional Cancer Center

The J. Phillip Citta Regional Cancer Center offers a comprehensive approach to cancer care including a full range of treatment modalities and support services, including:

  • Medical Oncology
  • Surgical Oncology, including robotic surgery
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Infusion Program
  • Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging
  • Dedicated Social Work Program
  • Complementary and Holistic Services
  • Transportation and Related Services

Referrals and Information

To learn more about the J. Phillip Citta Regional Cancer Center, please call (732) 557.8148.

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