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Radiation Oncology Center

The Radiation Oncology Center performs nearly 26,000 cancer treatment procedures per year using state-of-the-art equipment and serves as the chief pediatric radiation oncology referral center for Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.

We treat brain tumors, arteriovenous malformations, cancers of the head and neck, lymphomas, lung cancer, breast cancer, gynecological and genitourinary malignancies and other tumor types. Our treatments and procedures include:

  • 3-Dimensional Conformal Radiation Therapy
  • External Beam Radiation Therapy
  • High Dose Rate (HDR) brachytherapy
  • Hyperthermia
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy
  • Low Dose Rate (LDR) brachytherapy
  • Partial breast irradiation
  • Pediatric Radiation Therapy
  • Prostate Seed Implants
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Total Body Irradiation

Radiosurgery (Gamma Knife)

We also offer gamma knife radiosurgery, a revolutionary non-invasive treatment for patients with brain tumors and many other diseases of the brain. The conditions we treat include:

  • Brain tumors
    • Acoustic neuroma/schwannoma
    • Glial tumors/primary brain tumors
    • Meningioma
    • Metastatic brain tumors
    • Pituitary tumors
    • Skull-based tumors
  • Functional disorders
    • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Vascular disorders
    • AVM

 Contact us at 312-926-2520. Our office hours are Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

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