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Cancers we treat with proton beam therapy

The Rutherford Cancer Centres give you access to the latest cancer treatment options, including proton beam therapy. Our team is here to support you on your cancer journey, with treatments and wellbeing services available across the UK through our network of state-of-the-art oncology centres.

Treatment Finder

Our team is here to support you on your cancer journey, with treatments and wellbeing services.

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This treatment finder is designed to help you find out more about certain types of cancers and how they might be treated at the Rutherford. To get started, simply click a gender option on the right, and an area of the body for more information.

Everyone is different, so treatment options for certain cancers will vary from person to person. An oncologist will discuss which treatment options will be best for you

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Cancers we treat with Proton Beam Therapy

Before treatment begins, one of our oncologists will discuss and explain what your treatment options are, and if further treatments or services will be required.

Proton beam therapy can be used as a sole method for treating certain cancers or used in combination with other cancer services, such as chemotherapy, or to ensure that any remaining cancerous cells are destroyed following tumour removal surgery.

Areas of the body we currently treat With Proton Beam Therapy:
  • Bowel
  • Brain
  • Breast
  • Head
  • Neck
  • Lymphoma
  • Prostate
  • Sarcoma


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If you'd like to speak to us about any of the treatments we offer please don’t hesitate to get in touch. Call us on 0800 210 0402 or

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