Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center
Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center provides the state-of-the-art cancer treatment with Japanese world-class technologies such as the compact heavy ion accelerator and high-speed and high-precision scanning irradiation system. In addition, we provide patient-friendly cancer treatment at the facilities, adopting a universal design according to the policy of security and safety.
ABOUT OSAKA HEAVY ION THERAPY CENTER
Type of City: Metropolitan: Second Largest City
Our center is the first heavy ion therapy facility in Osaka, and we conduct treatments with the latest scanning irradiation technologies in all three treatment rooms.
By adopting a real-time image-gating irradiation system, even targets in motion due to patient respiration can be precisely treated with heavy ion beams.
We can provide comprehensive cancer care in cooperation with the adjacent Osaka International Cancer Institute.
Osaka Heavy Ion Therapy Center is located in the center of Osaka with convenient access to good hotels, the international airport, and transportation. This enables patients to continue with their work and personal lives.
- Open: 2018 October
- Pinpoint Scanning Targeting
- Collaboration with National Cancer Center at the adjacent campus
- Stay in an urban area during treatment
- Located in the historical area
Features of heavy ion therapy
What are heavy ions?
- Head and neck tumor
- Urological tumor
- Bone soft tissue tumor
- Pulmonary/mediastinal tumor
- Gastrointestinal tumor
- Hepatobiliary pancreatic tumor
- Mammary gland / Gynecology
- Metastatic tumor (*)
3-5 WEEKS <link to information about required weeks>
- Qualification by Taqtik
- Medical Record
- Qualification by the center
- Trip Preparation
Cost of Treatment