Radiation Oncology
at Tier 1 Veterinary Medical Center

This article provides a thorough overview of radiation oncology as a treatment option at Tier 1 Veterinary Medical Center, addressing common questions and concerns that pet owners may have regarding the process and recovery.

Advanced Cancer Treatment for Pets

Radiation oncology is a critical component of cancer treatment in veterinary medicine. At Tier 1 Veterinary Medical Center, we utilize radiation therapy to target and treat various forms of cancer in pets, providing a non-invasive option that can effectively reduce tumor size, alleviate pain, and improve quality of life.

What Is Radiation Oncology?

Radiation oncology involves the use of high-energy radiation to destroy cancer cells and shrink tumors. It is typically used to treat localized tumors and can be employed as a sole treatment or in combination with surgery and chemotherapy. The goal is to target cancerous cells while minimizing damage to surrounding healthy tissues.

Frequently Asked Questions about Radiation Oncology

Reach Out to Us for Immediate Assistance

For non-emergency but urgent health issues, don't hesitate to reach out to Tier 1 Veterinary Medical Center. We are here to provide timely medical attention to ensure your pet’s health is never left to chance. Contact our hospital directly at 907-745-8437 for immediate assistance or to inquire about our urgent care hours.
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