Intraoperative Radiation Therapy | UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids
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Electron-based IntraOperative Radiation Therapy (IOeRT)

Faster, convenient, more precise breast cancer treatment

You've heard the breast cancer diagnosis, and now you're ready for answers.

St. Luke's offers Electron-based Intraoperative Radiation Therapy (IOeRT) for early stage breast cancer patients through an international clinical trial. That combines surgery with an initial, concentrated dose of radiation precisely focused on the area where most breast cancers recur.