Radiation Treatment Sessions
The first treatment session consists of radiation therapists taking verification
films to assure that the blocking is accurately protecting the areas designated
by the radiation oncologist. These blocks are customized for each patient's
After this initial treatment session, the patient returns daily at the
same time for their treatment. The patient, staff and radiation oncologist
meet weekly to evaluate the patient's progress, discussion of side
effects and changes in care if necessary.
Family members are welcome at these appointments.