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Arriving for your first day of treatment

We know how daunting it feels when you arrive for your first day of treatment, and our team will help make your experience as comforting as possible.

It’s a good idea to bring a close family member for support and as a ‘second set of eyes and ears’.

There’s a lot to take in, and it’s helpful for your support person to get a sense of what you’ll be experiencing during your treatment.

How do I get there?

Ask your friendly patient services team for:

  • A map of your treatment location
  • Where are the entrances and exits
  • Parking and drop-off areas
  • Public Transport
  • A map of the practice showing the areas that you will get to know from front desk, through to CT scanning and treatment

Click here to find your location

What happens when I arrive?

Before your treatment, you’ll be greeted by our friendly Patient Services Team and will be given some forms to complete.

HELP AND SUPPORT
We want to make your experience easier

Hearing the words 'you have cancer' isn't easy. We know coming to terms with your cancer diagnosis can be hugely challenging for you - as well as for your friends and family.
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FAQ
Find answers to Frequently Asked Questions about Radiation Therapy cancer treatment
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OUR APPROACH TO YOUR CARE
At GenesisCare, we believe in taking care of you, not just treating your cancer.

Our team of specialist doctors and health professionals are committed to supporting you at all stages of your cancer experience.
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WELLNESS PROGRAMS
At GenesisCare, we are committed to providing increased support to you through every step of your treatment.

Our vision is to deliver world class, person-centred cancer care that is close to home. We recognise that ‘treating the person as a whole’, and not just the tumour is of paramount importance
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SUPPORTING A LOVED ONE
When people with cancer undergo treatments, the focus is on them and their needs. Yet cancer often affects more than just one person. In many cases, it’s the entire family, and especially the caregivers – who are also significantly impacted by the experience.
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LIFE AFTER CANCER
After your final treatment, please call or drop in to see your care team at any time if you have concerns, questions, or just want to say Hi!

Some of our patients shared the following sentiments about their life after cancer...
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WHAT IS RADIATION THERAPY?
Radiation therapy uses radiation to kill or damage cancerous (abnormal) cells and stop them from growing and multiplying.

It is one of the best-established, most effective and well tolerated therapies for treating almost all cancers, extending lives, and reducing suffering.
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