Radiation Oncology

Targeted radiation therapy to attack cancer and shrink tumors

If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer, radiation treatments may offer hope. At Methodist Jennie Edmundson Cancer Center, our board-certified radiation oncologists use the latest technology to plan and deliver precise dosages of targeted radiation therapy to destroy cancer cells, shrink tumors or control progression of the disease.

Precise therapy with the latest technology

At Methodist Jennie EdmundsonCancer Center, our radiation oncology services use specialized treatments to attack cancer - while preserving normal tissue wherever possible. Learn more about these radiation oncology services and the hope they can provide:

  • External Beam Radiation (EBRT)
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
  • Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
  • Volumetric-Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT)

Your treatment plan - and your team

You are unique - and so is your cancer. We develop an individual treatment plan for each cancer survivor. Our radiation oncologists meet with a team of specialists to form your team and your treatment plan. This multidisciplinary team approach creates the best care for you and your recovery.

Meet our Radiation Oncologists

 

Accreditation

Accredited by the American College of Radiology

The Methodist Hospital Radiation Oncology Department has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in radiation oncology by the American College of Radiology (ACR).

The ACR seal of accreditation represents the highest level of quality and patient safety. It is awarded only to facilities meeting specific practice guidelines and technical standards developed by ACR. The accreditation is awarded only after a peer-review evaluation by board-certified radiation oncologists and medical physicists who are experts in the field.

Contact

Methodist Jennie Edmundson Radiation Oncology Department
One Edmundson Place
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

712-396-4429
Fax: 712-396-7644