A spit test to detect men at increased risk of prostate cancer has started early trials. The new DNA test looks for high-risk genes that are thought to affect one in every 100 men. You can read the article here: https://www.bbc.com/news/health-44437998
Barry Osman, 70, from Freshwater, was diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer and enlarged lymph nodes after a routine blood test 2 years ago. He underwent hormone treatment before heading to Prague, Czech Republic for pioneering proton beam therapy, which is not available on the NHS. You can read the article here: https://www.islandecho.co.uk/barry-enjoying-retirement-following-successful-proton-beam-therapy/
A house DJ still desperately needs to raise £6,000 so he can have lifesaving treatment in the Czech Republic. You can read the article here: http://www.times-series.co.uk/news
Let us introduce Mr. Harold H. Dawley Jr., the author of Proton Warriors, who underwent proton treatment in the USA after being diagnosed with prostate cancer. He encourages other men with prostate cancer to research all possible ways the disease can be treated. Mr Dawley has visited our facility and shares his experience with […]
Dr Jiří Kubeš, the Medical Director,introduces the Proton Therapy Center in Prague – the only facility offering proton therapy treatment in the Czech Republic. Our centre started the clinical operation in December 2012 and have treated hundreds of patients from the Czech Republic, Slovakia, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, Poland, Russia, Turkey, Romania, UAE, etc.
John Lancaster contacted Proton Therapy Center in Prague to find out if he can be treated with prostate cancer there. He describes the atmosphere at our centre as kind and friendly. Our medical team as well as treatment coordinators explained everything reagrding the treatment and offered instant support and help throughout the stay in […]
In August 2016 Mr. Richard Joscelyne was diagnosed with prostate cancer. He was offered all treatment options available in the UK, but decided to come to Prague to have proton therapy, which he could have not received in the UK. Based on his own experience at our centre, he would recommend our services to […]
Bupa UK health insurance customers will have greater access to a new state-of-the-art cancer treatment within the next few weeks, thanks to a new partnership with the Proton Therapy Centre. The Proton Therapy Center in Prague, Czech Republic uses the latest pencil-scanning technology to treat tumors and works by accelerating protons until they reach half […]
Proton Therapy Center in Prague uses Pencil Beam Scanning technique. What does that mean exactly? MSc. Vladimír Vondráček, the Head of Clinical Physics, explained this to the visitors of annual Patient’s Meeting in London. We are looking forward to seeing you in this year’s meeting in September 15th. More info will follow.
Treatment provided at the Proton Therapy Center in Prague is absolutely painless. This confirms also Mr. David Martin, who came to Prague after having been diagnosed with prostate cancer. However, there may or may not occur some side effects, such as: mild skin reaction (redness) slight burning sensation when urinating tiredness
Proton Therapy UK, Medical Director of the Proton Therapy Center in Prague and his colleagues take the pleasure in inviting you to 3rd Annual Patient’s Meeting. We are looking forward to seeing our former patients, proton ambassandors and potential clients in September 15th. We will provide more details shortly.
http://ukprotontherapy.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/videos/James_GRAHAM.mp4 Mr. James Graham was diagnosed with prostate cancer. He made his research and chose to come to Prague for proton therapy. He was happy with our service provided during his treatment. It is our mission to help and support our clients throughout their stay in Prague. We are happy to answer any questions […]
A Huddersfield Town fan who overcame a stroke and cancer within two months of each other is now back on the terraces at his beloved club. You can read the article here: https://www.examiner.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/huddersfield-town-fan-overcomes-cancer-14438920
The parents of Ashya King were not happy at the treatment at Southampton General Hospital and took him out for what they argued was a more targeted approach of a private clinic in Prague. You can read the article here: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/5685134/how-is-ashya-king-now-what-is-medulloblastoma-and-why-were-his-parents-arrested-in-2014/
An Aberdeen father has called for the introduction of routine cancer screenings in the UK after flying to the Czech Republic for pioneering treatment. Shell engineer Jon Briggs, 50, started monitoring his PSA score – which measures the level of toxins in the prostate – after his friend was told he had terminal cancer. You […]
The Irish Sun: Brittany Vonow – Amelia Martin, of Leicester, hopes that proton beam therapy will give her more time with her family A MUM diagnosed with a terminal brain tumour has vowed to keep fighting for her six-year-old son after she was given just months to live. Amelia Martin, 41, is making a last ditch […]
Arthur Littlefair, 67, has lived with a small tumour, a rare adenoidal cystic carcinoma, hidden near his eye for a decade. The retired builders’ merchant, from Kirkby Stephen, has undergone several operations and two courses of uncomfortable radiotherapy to try to keep the tumour in check, but it returned earlier this year. You can read […]
Looking for the perfect gift for your loved one? What could be better than giving the gift of health and certainty. Voucher nb. 1 Consultation with an oncologist, blood work, transfers from/to the airport, 2 nights in a hotel price: 250 GBP Voucher nb.2 Consultation with an oncologist/urologist, blood work, examination by a specialist […]
A MAN who spent £34,000 on treatment abroad after being diagnosed with prostate cancer has urged the NHS to increase funding for the ‘amazing’ cure. Duncan Gregory, an engineer from West Hendred, near Wantage, was given the devastating diagnosis just days before last Christmas. The 58-year-old was advised to either have surgery to remove the […]
Christmas in Prague is a wonderful time of the year. The city is transformed into a winter wonderland offering something for every visitor. The main attractions are the Christmas markets located all around the city. Two of the largest markets, Old Town Square and Wenceslas Square, are located just around the corner from each other […]