Construction has begun on a new Proton Therapy Center at Beaumont Hospital’s Cancer Institute in Royal Oak. Proton therapy is a newer, high-tech alternative to treating certain cancers. The benefits: a scanning beam of proton radiation with online image guidance offers greater precision to destroy cancerous cells, sparing healthy tissue with fewer side effects.

“This technology will allow us to define future treatment strategies for cancer, “ says Craig Stevens, M.D., Ph.D., chairman, Radiation Oncology, Beaumont Health System.

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Oakland University William Beaumont medical students got an up-close view of the high-tech tools used in Beaumont’s radiation oncology department, including Beaumont's simulation lab.

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Cancer Genetics Program

It is important to identify families with a hereditary susceptibility to cancer because in many cases, they may take steps to reduce their risk or prevent cancer from occurring.

Beaumont's Cancer Genetics program in Michigan provides patients with the most up-to-date information about hereditary cancer risk and guidelines for cancer screening and treatment. Our strategies have clearly been shown to lead to earlier detection of cancer, better treatment options, and improved outcomes.