Frequently Asked Questions About Proton Therapy

Can proton therapy be combined with other treatments for cancer?

Who treats patients with proton therapy?

Is proton therapy FDA-approved?

Does my insurance cover proton therapy?

What can I bring to a proton therapy treatment session?

What are the side effects of proton therapy?

How will I feel after proton therapy?

How long does proton radiation stay in my body?

Is proton therapy painful?

I'm interested in proton therapy in Philadelphia, but am not from the area. Are there accommodations available?

Can children receive proton therapy?