UK HealthCare now offers the Varian TrueBeam, which provides treatment for many different types of cancers. As a patient of UK HealthCare, this means you now have access to one of the most advanced cancer treatment tools available. Using TrueBeam technology, our specialists at the UK Markey Cancer Center can deliver radiation therapy with much greater customization. The Varian TrueBeam system also helps us treat our patients more quickly and with greater flexibility and personalization.
What is the Varian TrueBeam System?
The TrueBeam™ system is an advanced radiotherapy system from Varian Medical Systems. It is designed to deliver more powerful cancer treatments with pinpoint accuracy and precision. It integrates advanced imaging and motion management technologies, making it possible for our radiation oncologists to deliver treatments more quickly while monitoring and compensating for tumor movement. This opens the door to new possibilities for the treatment of lung, breast, prostate, head and neck, and other cancers.
Why Varian TrueBeam?
Your Markey Cancer Center doctor may use the TrueBeam system for many patient benefits.
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In addition to its technical specifications, TrueBeam has also been designed with patient comfort in mind. It operates quietly and provides built-in music capabilities so the patient can listen to music during treatment.
What is Unique about Treatment using Varian’s TrueBeam Technology?
The main advantages of the Varian TrueBeam system are ease, precision and speed. Thanks to its pinpoint accuracy, the TrueBeam system can be used to treat many different types of tumors, including those in sensitive areas such as the abdomen, liver, lung, breast, and head and neck.
TrueBeam is designed to seamlessly integrate sophisticated imaging and radiation treatments. For patients, this means treatments are faster, more accurate and more comfortable. What it means for medical professionals is the ability to treat many different types of complex cancer cases.
The TrueBeam system may not be appropriate for all cancers. Treatment times may vary. Patients should ask their doctor if TrueBeam is right for their particular case