CancerCare Manitoba
Radiation Therapy

jacket of the Radiation Therapy and Cancer booklet
Click here to download our RADIATION THERAPY & CANCER - A Guide For Patients, Families & Friends booklet in English (1.0 MB)

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Radiation Therapy is provided at:
MacCharles Site - Map
675 McDermot Ave.
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3E 0V9

Getting Around Radiation Therapy Department - Map of Basement Level 0
Western Manitoba Cancer Centre - Map
300 McTavish Ave. East
Brandon, Manitoba
R7A 2B3

Radiation therapy, sometimes called radiotherapy or irradiation, is the use of various forms of radiation to safely and effectively treat cancer and other diseases.

General Information

Treatment Information

Site Specific Treatment Information

Esophagus Whole Brain
Breast or Chestwall Lung
Bladder Chest or Abdomen
Bone Pain Colon, Rectum & Anus
Pelvis Colon, Rectum & Anus Insert for women
Prostate Gynecologic Cancers
Skin Limbs
Spine - Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) Head & Neck
Primary Brain Tumours Head & Neck Cancer Patient Guide

CT Simulation Preparation

If you need the following additional CT Simulation preparation; you will receive a phone call from a radiation therapist prior to your CT simulation appointment.