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Radiation Oncology (Radiotherapy)


Welcome to the Department of Radiation Oncology at the Royal Adelaide Hospital.

Radiation therapy (radiotherapy) is a safe and effective cancer treatment. Our aim is always to deliver the safest, state-of-the-art radiation therapy for a variety of cancers (malignancies) and benign conditions with a focus on quality and a truly personalised patient experience. Radiotherapy is available at both the Royal Adelaide Hospital and Lyell McEwin Hospital.

Our team of highly qualified radiation oncologists work closely with specialised multidisciplinary teams compromising surgeons (surgical oncologists), medical oncologists, haematologists, palliative care services, nursing and allied health professionals to deliver world class comprehensive cancer care.

Our experienced radiation oncology staff are made up of radiation oncologists (medical doctors), radiation therapists, medical physicists, nurses, and administrative personnel, all of whom are dedicated to providing exceptional, compassionate care.

We encourage you to peruse our website to learn more about our service by clicking on the tabs below. is also a good place to learn more about modern radiation therapy.

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