It is highly effective because the radiation is concentrated on the disease rather than healthy surrounding organs.
We have 30 years of dedicated experience in brachytherapy and have treated more than 5000 patients with many different kinds of cancer.
Brachytherapy is used to treat primary or recurrent cancer.
The UCLA Division of Brachytherapy is made up of a team of passionate individuals dedicated to providing the best care possible for our patients. Brachytherapy is a specialized skill and we've dedicated ourselves to building a team to take the best care of our patients as possible. Meet Our Expert Team >
UCLA brachytherapy takes a big step forward by opening a State-of-the-Art anesthesia ready brachytherapy procedure suite. It is equipped with a portable CT scanner (AIRO) as well as real-time ultrasound planning allowing for safe, precise and efficient treatment. “Same Day” Brachytherapy >