Our radiation oncology team works closely with your medical oncologist, surgeon and referring physician to provide the most effective treatment for your condition. Backed by years of research and experience, the board-certified physicians at Mercy Radiation Oncology - David C. Pratt Cancer Center use the latest technology, including CyberKnife®, to design and deliver the optimal individualized treatment plan and continuously monitor your condition. We work with you one-on-one and are dedicated to helping you overcome this disease and resume your life.
How radiation oncology can help:
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A new treatment option offered by Radiation Oncology at both Mercy Hospital St. Louis and Mercy Hospital Washington could help extend the life of newly-diagnosed brain tumor patients. Learn more.
Skin HDR, also known as Skin HDR Brachytherapy, is a radiotherapy treatment technique. It’s an effective alternative for patients whose skin cancer can’t be removed surgically due to the location or position of the cancer. Patients with basal cell or squamous cell skin cancers qualify for this procedure.
Patients receive either eight treatments (two times a week for four weeks) or 16 (four times a week for six weeks), depending on the need.
At Mercy, we offer comprehensive services to diagnose and treat a full range of conditions, including:
At Mercy, we offer comprehensive testing services to diagnose conditions and injuries, including:
At Mercy, we offer compassionate care for a variety of treatment services, including:
Discover the many benefits of this non-surgical, non-invasive cancer treatment. Click here to request information.