Radiation Therapy (IMRT)
It has revolutionized cancer treatment and has lived up to projections that it would be one of the biggest breakthroughs in cancer treatment in 30 years. It has brought hope and promise to hundreds of individuals and families in the Alexander City and Lake Martin communities.
It’s called Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT), and UAB Medicine – The Cancer Center at RMC was one of the first facilities in the state to offer this amazing technology. IMRT software allows clinicians to pinpoint cancer in the body and treat patients with the most appropriate and accurate radiotherapy treatment available today.
Since 2001, residents of Alexander City and the surrounding communities have had easy access to some of the most advanced cancer treatment in the world. Right here at home.