CT-based Treatment Planning
ROS affiliated centers boast the best in radiation therapy treatment planning systems, which allow the radiation oncologist to customize a specific treatment plan for each individual patient. With the help of CT imaging and sophisticated software, the radiation oncologist views the tumor and radiation dose in 3-dimensions. Such technology maximizes the cancer-killing radiation to the cancer while minimizing radiation to other areas of the body. CT-based treatment planning is essential toward the goal of cure while minimizing side effects as much as possible.