PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Dr. Allan Thornton with Hampton University Proton Therapy explained how and why the therapy is used. He discussed how it is different from traditional treatment and the types of cancers for which it has been most successful. He also talked about the diagnoses of President Jimmy Carter and how Proton Therapy might benefit him in is fight against cancer.
For more information about Hampton University Proton Therapy Institute, call (757) 251-6800 or visit www.hamptonproton.org
This segment of The Hampton Roads Show was sponsored by Hampton University Proton Institute.