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San Diegans can learn about the benefits of proton therapy for treating prostate cancer at this free presentation. Prostate cancer patients who want to minimize potential complications to urinary, bowel and sexual functions can explore how proton therapy and other treatment methods work.
The presentation will be led by Carl Rossi, Jr., MD, one of the world’s leading experts in proton therapy and medical director of Scripps Proton Therapy Center. Attendees will learn about the facts behind proton therapy, including who makes a good candidate and how to talk with your oncologist about the most appropriate treatment.