Proton beam therapy

The Christie is home to the first NHS centre in the UK to offer high-energy proton beam therapy (PBT).

Some patients may meet the NHS England criteria to be suitable for PBT. Your clinical oncologist will discuss this with you if it applies to your situation.

Read more about proton beam therapy, including how it works and the service at The Christie.

The Proton Bream Therapy Centre
Caption: The Proton Bream Therapy Centre

Last updated: March 2023