Proton Therapy

Proton Therapy

WK Proton Therapy Center Begins Treating Patients

Willis-Knighton Health System has announced that its Proton Therapy Center at the Willis-Knighton Cancer Center has begun treating patients with advanced pencil beam proton therapy. The first patients received care on Tuesday, Sept. 9, heralding the beginning of a new era of cancer treatment for residents of the region. Learn More

Willis-Knighton Cancer Center now offers the most advanced form of cancer fighting technology in the world. Proton Therapy with Pencil Beam Scanning allows us to perform Intensity Modulated Proton Therapy (IMPT). Willis-Knighton has installed Proteus®ONE, the first compact IMPT proton therapy system in the world. Willis-Knighton has again, shown the foresight and leadership to provide therapy not available anywhere in the region.

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