Archive for December 2016

Catching Up with Paige Duren, a Former Pediatric Proton Patient

We caught up with Paige after being diagnosed five years ago with a brain tumor. Since then, Paige has overcome and accomplished plenty for a 17-year-old. Paige’s diagnosis In 2008, Paige Duren hit her head while skiing and began having headaches. After completing an MRI, it showed there was an abnormality in a certain part…

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Smooth Compensators Now Being Made In-House and Producing Clinical Benefits

Our Proton Therapy Center has achieved a significant milestone by creating its own software to manufacture smooth compensators in-house. By making our own smooth compensators on-site, we have reduced production time by one-third. As a result, our patients are receiving higher quality of care due to the superior beam performance at the gantry. “The treatment…

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