Treatment Process

Step 1. Consultation Step 2. CT/Simulation Step 3. Treatment Planning Step 4. Radiation Therapy Step 5. Followup Step 1. Consultation Step 2. CT/Simulation Step 3. Treatment Planning Step 4. Radiation Therapy Step 5. Followup

Step 5. Follow-up

The entire treatment staff will monitor you regularly during your radiation treatment course. If you develop any side effects related to therapy, your Radiation Oncologist will help you manage them with medications and/or other appropriate interventions. Your Radiation Oncologist will also see you periodically after your radiation therapy course is completed in order to assess the outcome of your cancer therapy. You will also need to follow up with the other physician specialists who have been involved in your cancer care. Part of your follow-up process may entail obtaining bloodwork and/or radiological studies.

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