Radiation Therapy

 

KSFH&RC Radiation Therapy treatment center is the most comprehensive facility of its kind in the Gulf region. Our tools and expertise allow us to offer patients the most effective and advanced radiation treatments available, including new therapies that reduce or eliminate some of the side effects of radiation treatment.

Accredited by WHO (World Health Organization) IAEA (International Atomic Energy Committee) care is provided by leaders in the field of radiation oncology. Our physicians focus on treating specific types of cancer. This gives them an incredible amount of knowledge to draw upon when building treatment plans. And through our multidisciplinary approach, teams of experts review cases in meetings to ensure patients get the best possible care.

Types of cancers we treat

  • Breast cancer
  • Central nervous system tumors
  • Gastrointestinal cancers
  • Genitourinary cancers
  • Gynecologic cancers
  • Head and neck cancers
  • Lymphoma and myeloma
  • Melanoma
  • Sarcoma
  • Pediatric cancers
  • Thoracic cancers

State-of the Art Services                                                                      

  • Linear Accelerators                                                        
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Treatment (IMRT)
  • Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT)
  • Tomotherapy                                                                                                             
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery SRS
  • Respiratory Gating
  • Deep Inspiration Breath Hold (DIBH) for Lt sided breast cancer                     
  • Intraoperative Radiation therapy         
  • Cyberknife
  • Brachytherapy for Gyn cancer        
  • Total Body Irradiation (TBI) for Bone Marrow Transplant                                                            
  • Gold Plaque Iodine125 for eye tumors in collaboration with King Khaled Eye Specialist and King Abdulaziz University Hospital     

International Affiliations                                                                                               

  • Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG)        
  • Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG now NRG)      
  • Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplantation (CBMRT)    
  • European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (EBMT)    
  • Medical Physics International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA )