Breast Cancer Treatment Options
Surgery is often used in combination with other treatment options.
Radiation therapy uses large doses of high-energy beams or particles to destroy cancer cells in a targeted area of the body.
Breast brachytherapy delivers a high dose of radiation directly to the location in the breast where cancer is most likely to recur rather than to the entire breast. At St. John's we offer:
Chemotherapy uses powerful drugs to kill cancer cells, control their growth or relieve pain symptoms.