Patient stories

The Christie is now home to the UK’s first high-energy proton beam therapy service. Previously, patients from The Christie received high-energy proton beam therapy abroad. Read their stories here.

Molly Howarth

Treated in Florida for for a brain tumour (Ependymoma)

Georgia Wood-Wareing

Treated in Jacksonville, Florida, USA for a brain tumour (craniopharyngioma)

Andrea Seal

Treated in Oklahoma, USA for a brain tumour

Barbara Green

Treated in Jacksonville, Florida, USA for Spinal cancer (chordoma)

Amelia Brome

Treated in Jacksonville, Florida, USA for soft-tissue cancer of the nose (rhabdomyosarcoma)

Emma Payton

Treated in Oklahoma for soft tissue cancer (Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma)

Lucas Thorpe

Treated in Jacksonville, Florida, USA for bladder cancer

Lucy Thomas

Treated in Oklahoma, USA for muscle cancer (rhabdomyosarcoma)

Kath Quinn

Treated in Jacksonville, Florida, USA for nasal cancer (transnasal chondrosarcoma)

Michael Saunders

Treated in Jacksonville, Florida, USA for cancer of pituitary

Sophie Vohra

Treated in Jacksonville, Florida, USA for spinal cancer (Ewings Sarcoma)

Karen Farrow

Treated in Villigen, Switzerland for a neck tumour

Isobel Raban

Treated in Jacksonville, Florida, USA for spinal cancer