As the nation's first hospital-based proton treatment center, Loma Linda University Medical Center has led the way in the treatment, research and delivery of proton therapy.
Welcome to the James M. Slater, M.D. Proton Treatment and Research Center
The James M. Slater Proton Treatment and Research Center at Loma Linda University Medical Center (LLUMC) is a pioneer in the field of proton treatment and research.
Since the LLUMC Proton Treatment Center opened in 1990, our physicians and scientists have treated more than 20 different types of cancer & non-cancerous conditions, providing proton therapy for more than 17,000 patients with cancer or other tumors since the center opened.
Through a combination of cutting-edge technology and highly-trained staff including physicians, radiation oncologists, nurses and technicians, the LLUMC Proton Treatment Center confidently applies the power and precision of proton therapy to treatment so that patients experience fewer side effects and better outcomes.
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