Radiation Oncology Services at UWMC

Radiation Oncology Services at UWMC 1959 NE Pacific St., 1st Floor, NN 106, Seattle, WA 98195 206.598.4100     
​​​​​​​​The Radiation Oncology Services at UWMC provide comprehensive and personalized evaluation, consultation, planning,  radiotherapy and follow-up for patients with a wide range of cancers and non-malignant conditions. UW Medicine is a partner in the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), along with the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Seattle Children's. SCCA is a world-class treatment center that provides advanced therapies and clinical studies to patients with cancers and other blood disorders.

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Radiation Therapy
Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy

Services
  • Patient consultations, on-treatment management and post-treatment follow up care
  • State-of-the-art imaging, simulation and planning services for complex and rare cancers​
  • Oncology pain management and wound care
  • Social servic​es, nutrition support and expert nursing care
  • Advanced modalities of radiation therapy including fast neutron capability
  • Referral to specialized radiotherapy, surgical and medical oncology services as needed

Specialized Radiation Procedures
  • Pediatric radiation therapy with or without anesthesia
  • Total body irradiation (TBI) - pre-transplant conditioning
  • Total skin irradiation (TSI)
  • Fast neutron radiation therapy
  • Intra-operative radiation therapy (IORT)
  • Low dose rate brachytherapy (LDR), prostate seed implants

Radiation Therapy Methods
  • Standard external beam radiation therapy 
  • Image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT)​
  • Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
  • Volumetric Modulated Arc therapy (VMAT)
  • Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
  • Hypo-fractionated and palliative radiation procedures

Types of Cancer Treated
  • All Head and Neck cancers
  • Brain
  • Breast 
  • Cranio-spinal (CNS)
  • Endocrine system including salivary gland tumors
  • Gastrointestinal -- pancreatic, esophagus, colon and rectal
  • Genitourinary -- bladder, prostate
  • Gynecologic​ and reproductive system
  • Liver
  • Lung and bronchus
  • Lymphomas
  • Melanoma​, Merkle Cell and other skin carcinomas
  • Metastatic Disease -- all sites
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Renal cell
  • Sarcoma and Connective TIssue
  • Non-malignant diagnoses: multiple sclerosis, keloids, heterotopic ossification
Treatment services are scheduled 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Urgent/emergency treatments are available until midnight every day. Emergency treatments including TBI are available on weekends and holidays, as needed. Patients actively receiving radiation treatments may have their parking fully validated in the clinic.