Radiation therapy offered at the National Centre for Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine is based on innovative technology in high precision radiation delivery. 3- Dimensional conformal radiotherapy and other cutting edge techniques such as Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) and Volumetric arc therapy (V- MAT) are practiced with attention to every detail of patient safety.
Brachytherapy is a major component in the treatment of cervical cancer, a common female malignancy in Africa. We offer High- Dose –Rate (HDR) intracavitarybrachytherapy treatment with a multi- source HDR after loader and 3-D treatment planning.
Nuclear Medicine is a branch of medical imaging that uses small amounts of radioactive material to diagnose and determine the severity of, or treat a variety of diseases. These include many types of cancers, heart disease, gastrointestinal, endocrine, neurological disorders and other abnormalities within the body.
The National Radiotherapy Oncology and Nuclear Medicine Centre has a well-coordinatedand highly structured chemotherapy administration system. The Centre has an on-site pharmacy that stocks chemotherapeutic agents procured from well- known pharmaceuticals that have the necessary approval from Ghana’s Food and Drugs Authority (FDA).