External Beam Radiation Therapy | Northeast Indiana Urology

Also knows as radiotherapy or Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT), this type of treatment has proven to be an effective and improved method of care for prostate patients.
 
State of the art imaging allows your physician to direct the radiation to the part of the prostate that needs the treatment. With highly tailored preparation and planning, the technology is so accurate, your physician is able to ensure the same prostate area is targeted for all additional treatments.
 
The goal is less radiation and pinpoint accuracy that provides better outcomes and, based on studies, EBRT has been show to reduce side effects associated with radiotherapy.

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