Jun 20, 2024 Skin-Saving Solutions: The Power of Radiotherapy for Treating Skin Cancers


New Brunswick, N.J., May 21, 2024 - While largely preventable, skin cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the United States. If basal cell or squamous cell skin cancers are detected early, they can often be treated surgically with excellent results. However, radiation therapy, a cancer treatment that uses high-energy x-rays or other types of radiation to kill cancer cells, may also be part of a patient’s treatment plan. Read more at cinj.com.

Rajesh V. Iyer, MD - Radiation oncologist at RWJBarnabas Health and chairman of radiation oncology at Community Medical Center, an RWJBarnabas Health facility.