After their 8-year-old son had a successful brain tumor surgery in their home state of Washington, Joe and Leigh McGraw chose to take Tommy to Mass General for Children's Francis H. Burr Proton Therapy Center for targeted treatment. The McGraws share the story of their experience at MGfC.
Adjuvant therapy is a term used to describe interventions given before or after tumor surgery to maximize the effectiveness of cancer treatment, which includes chemotherapy, radiation and the newer targeted and biological therapies.
The Clinic for Reproductive Health and Cancer at Massachusetts General Hospital provides guidance on fertility preservation for cancer patients to help protect their future reproductive options.
The Center for Head and Neck Cancers is one of the largest and most experienced centers in New England dedicated exclusively to patients with cancers of the head and neck, including rare, complex forms of the disease.
The Department of Radiation Oncology's Head-and-Neck Program specializes in providing state-of-the-art radiation therapy for patients with head-and-neck cancers, including complex forms of these diseases.
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