Willis-Knighton Proton Therapy Center

Description

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 started installing the $40 million Proteus®ONE, the first compact IMPT proton therapy system in the world in 2013. The Proton Center began treating it's first cancer patients in 2014.  Willis-Knighton has again, shown the foresight and leadership to provide therapy not available anywhere in the region. 

Location in Museum

The Talbot Museum Digital Archive

Age

2009 to Present
  • Proton Center under construction 2013
  • Proton Therapy Center 2018
  • Cyclotronn Vault Proton Therapy Center Construction 2013
  • Proton Therapy Room 2014