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 and stories from patient at The Christie here.

Gail Nicholls

Treated at the proton beam therapy centre at The Christie for a sacral chordoma

Gracie Gosling

Treated at the proton beam therapy centre at The Christie for a rare brain tumour

Mason Kettley

Treated at the proton beam therapy centre at The Christie for a brain tumour

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)

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

Michael Saunders

Treated in Jacksonville, Florida, USA for cancer of pituitary