Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer

Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer


Learn About Your Radiation Therapy Options


     


If you have been diagnosed with breast cancer, radiation therapy might be part of your treatment plan. You may want to know more about what you can expect from this common treatment for breast cancer.


Radiation therapy is not necessarily the same at every cancer center. Some radiation oncologists are more experienced with treating breast cancer. These experts know how to better personalize treatment so that high doses of radiation are delivered to the cancer, while healthy tissues – and the heart and lungs – are protected.


To learn about how the experts at the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center use radiation therapy to treat breast cancer, download our free patient guide.