Phone: 212 300 0663
The Farber Center: For Radiation Oncology
21 West Broadway, NY NY 10007
WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT
CANCERS WE TREAT
At Hope Lodge New York City, they understand that for many, treatment at New York City's medical centers provides the greatest hope, but requires that they are far from home, adding the additional burden of travel and lodging expenses. That is why the American Cancer Society Hope Lodge Jerome L. Greene Family Center offers lodging at no cost for cancer patients being treated in Manhattan.
You Can Thrive! addresses the need for free and low-cost support services and long term survivorship tools for breast cancer survivors. Their innovative wellness model helps people diagnosed with breast cancer to have a better quality of life. Through our integrated programs, we are the only foundation effectively addressing a well identified need for
aftercare in the breast cancer community in
the New York City area.
Imagine a healthcare system where the patient is treated, not just the disease. Imagine a system where eastern healing techniques, yoga therapy, essential oil therapy, and nutrition are used in combination with western medicine in a holistic approach to patient care.
In 2009, the Urban Zen Foundation launched a new program designed to meet this vision: The Urban Zen Integrative Therapy (UZIT) Program is a 500-hour advanced program focused on integrating multiple therapies into patient care. To Learn more just click.
he National LGBT Cancer Network's mission is to improve the lives of LGBT people with cancer and those at risk. We educate the LGBT community, train healthcare providers and advocate for LGBT inclusion in national cancer organizations, research and the media.
Gildas Club Nyc creates welcoming communities of free support for everyone living with cancer- men, women, teens and children - along with their families and friends. Our innovative program is an essential complement to medical care, providing networking and support groups,workshops, lectures and social activities, all free of charge.
Founded by and for young adults affected by cancer,
The I'm Too Young For This! Cancer Foundation is the nation's largest support community for the next generation of patients, survivors and caregivers between 15-40.
Elekta is a human care company pioneering significant innovations and clinical solutions for treating cancer
and brain disorders. Elekta provides intelligent and resource-efficient technologies that improve, prolong and save patient lives.
CaringBridge provides free websites that connect people experiencing a significant health challenge to family and friends, making each health journey easier.
AccuBoost is the latest innovation in breast radiotherapy that achieves the goal of targeting the boost dose to the lumpectomy cavity margin – the tissue that is the most likely site of future recurrence. The AccuBoost design combines a non-invasive method of delivering a well focused beam with the power of real-time image guidance to target the radiation dose accurately and reliably to the surgical excision site (target tissue). Additionally, AccuBoost controls unintentional exposure to otherwise healthy tissue and minimizes radiation-related side effects.
Since its inception in 1875, Toshiba has worked to improve the quality of life for all people. The company's technology, from light bulbs to laptops, has delivered on this mission with medical innovations that are Made for Life — made to improve the lives of patients, clinicians and administrators.
Sun Nuclear Corporation
Sun Nuclear as founed in 1984 by and experienced team of radiation measurement scientist and engineers. Their objective was simple: to provide the community with a fresh approach to radiation measurement by improving the measurement quality while also streamlining the process.
The mission of Memories Live is to help people with life-limiting illnesses preserve their images, stories and wisdom by creating personalized movies to pass on to their loved ones.
The Farber Center for Radiation Oncology is not affiliated with the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
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