New state of the art unit installed to treat Skin Cancers

"I have to give praise to all the staff from the top to the bottom.  They manage to treat everybody…

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New state of the art unit installed to treat Skin Cancers

The orthovoltage machine also known as a contact machine is ceiling mounted allowing for much more versatility when setting up and treating patients.

A new state of the art unit has been installed in St Luke's to treat skin cancers.  

Skin cancers are generally treated on a daily basis, Monday to Friday, varying from 1 to 5 weeks.  The duration of treatment regime is dependent on the size and the locaiton of the lesion.