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What men should know about prostate cancer and radiation therapy

Every September, National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month presents an opportunity to increase awareness and discussion on prostate cancer, the second most common type of cancer among men in the U.S. Nearly one in eight men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetimes. The American Cancer Society estimates there will be 248,530 new cases …

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Advocate Radiation Oncology celebrates new cancer treatment center in Bonita Springs

Advocate Radiation Oncology marked the debut of its new cancer treatment center in Bonita Springs with an open house on June 3. Located at 25243 Elementary Way, just south of The Prado at Spring Creek, the Bonita Springs office features state-of-the-art cancer-fighting machines and the same level of compassionate care that define Advocate, the region’s …

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7 questions cancer patients should ask their doctor before starting radiation treatments

When a doctor confirms that you have cancer, all sorts of thoughts and questions are bound to run through your head. Was it discovered early enough? What is the survival rate? Will health insurance cover treatment costs? What happens if the cancer spreads? Cancer is one of the scariest diagnoses imaginable, but a vast majority …

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Advocate Radiation Oncology Hosts Open House At Cape Coral Location

  Advocate Radiation Oncology celebrated its new cancer treatment center in Cape Coral during an open house on April 14. The Cape Coral center is located at 909 Del Prado Blvd. at the southeast corner of Del Prado and Viscaya Parkway. The center features state-of-the-art radiation oncology treatment in conjunction with the top-tier expertise and …

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Dr. Thomas J. Klein inducted as fellow for American College of Radiation Oncology

TAMARAC, Fla. (March 2, 2020) – Radiation Oncologist Dr. Thomas J. Klein has been inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Radiation Oncology (ACRO), a national organization that provides opportunities for career and practice enhancement as a means of improving patient care. Klein treats South Florida patients at Advocate Radiation Oncology in Tamarac, …

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Proton therapy center

Advocate Radiation Oncology to establish first proton therapy center on Florida’s west coast

Innovative radiation treatment reduces side effects, improves quality of life for cancer patients Advocate Radiation Oncology is bringing revolutionary treatment in the fight against cancer closer to home by establishing the first proton therapy center along Florida’s west coast. Advocate Radiation Oncology, in conjunction with its affiliate Southwest Florida Proton, selected IBA’s (Ion Beam Applications …

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