The Skandion Clinic is the first clinic for proton therapy in Scandinavia. Proton therapy makes it possible to treat cancer more effectively and with fewer side effects.

About proton therapy - This is how it works

Protons interact with matter in a totally different way than traditional radiation. Proton therapy is primarily used for cancer patients in whom the tumour is located close to sensitive structures.

For children who will receive proton therapy at Skandionkliniken

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    Third Nordic Symposium in Paediatric Proton Radiotherapy 10-11 September 2018 in Uppsala Sweden

    Nordic Symposium in Paediatric Proton Radiotherapy

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    Skandion goes clinical

    Skandionkliniken treated today, August 31st, the first patients with its scanning proton beam. Skandionkliniken is jointly owned by the seven university hospitals of Sweden. Patients from all of Swede...

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