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