A BRITISH man diagnosed with prostate cancer is now cancer-free after having private treatment in Prague. He received a diagnosis despite not experiencing symptoms. Read more at: https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/health/1038890/prostate-cancer-uk-symptoms-signs-treatment-PSA-test-prague-proton-therapy
PROSTATE cancer: Men in the UK at risk of prostate cancer are unaware of how common the disease is, according to a recent survey. Read more at: https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/health/1037719/prostate-cancer-uk-men-symptoms-signs-risk-common
An Ashton man has told how he’s beaten prostate cancer after traveling to Europe for pioneering treatment. And he’s also changed the opinion of sceptical family members – who feared he’d been ‘scammed’ – in the process. Although Proton Beam Therapy – a unique form of tumour-fighting radiotherapy – has been available at The Rutherford Cancer Centre […]
Kateřina Dědečková, M.D. has been working on the issue of radiation therapy of lymphatic system tumours, called lymphomas, in the Proton Therapy Centre in Prague for a long time. She also works at the Oncology Clinics of the 2nd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, and the Teaching Hospital in Motol, Prague. Dr. Dědečková participates in […]
We are very thankful for the positive feedback we have received so far regarding the Patient’s Meeting in London. Here is one of the letters from Mr John O’Kelly.
A Hornchurch bus driver who spent £20,000 on pioneering prostate cancer treatment in the Czech Republis says he returned to work the following day. Read more at: http://www.romfordrecorder.co.uk/news/hornchurch-bus-driver-pioneering-cancer-treatment-1-5666729
A retired Plymouth businessman who spent £30,000 on pioneering cancer treatment is celebrating after being given the all-clear. Grandad-of-two Nigel Bell, 74, was diagnosed with prostate cancer eight years ago. Read more at: https://www.plymouthherald.co.uk/news/health/plymouth-mans-cancer-gone-after-1895170
A brave young girl from Queensbury struck down with an ultra-rare brain tumour is set to fly abroad for pioneering treatment in the week she celebrates her fifth birthday. Read more at: https://www.halifaxcourier.co.uk/news/brave-queensbury-girl-amelia-fighting-ultra-rare-brain-tumour-1-9298749
More than a quarter of UK men would be willing to pay for private prostate cancer treatment, a survey shows. You can read the article here: https://www.healthinsurancedaily.com/health-insurance/product-area/pmi/article485869.ece
Simon Hardacre was diagnosed with aggressive form of prostate cancer in 2017. He knew that surgery carried the high risk of both incontinence and impotence. But became first person to be treated with same method that saved Ashya King! You can read the article here: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-5935423/At-High-tech-cancer-treatment-saved-Ashya-King-Britain.html
The third Saturday in September, the 3rd Annual Patients’ Meeting of Proton Therapy Supporters and medical professionals will take place in London. The event will be held in the Regency Suite at Amba Hotel Charing Cross. The initial idea of organizing a patients’ meeting was to bring together former patients treated at the Proton Therapy […]
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.