Treatment Overviews
Treatment Overviews

Cancer treatment varies depending upon your type of cancer, stage of cancer, and overall condition.

Surgery
Surgery

Surgery is used to diagnose cancer, determine its stage, and to treat cancer.

Chemotherapy
Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy is any treatment involving the use of drugs to kill cancer cells.

Radiation Therapy
Radiation Therapy

Radiation therapy, or radiotherapy, uses high-energy rays to damage or kill cancer cells by preventing them from growing and dividing.

Hormonal Therapy
Hormonal Therapy

When cancer arises in breast or prostate tissue, its growth and spread may be caused by the body’s own hormones.

Targeted Therapies
Targeted Therapies

A targeted therapy is one that is designed to treat only the cancer cells and minimize damage to normal, healthy cells.