21st Century Oncology News

21st Century Oncology East Naples Facility Now Open

NAPLES, FL – Dec. 10, 2012 – 21st Century Oncology, the nation’s premier cancer treatment network and largest radiation therapy provider, announces the reopening of the East Naples Cancer Treatment Facility located at 8625 Collier Boulevard, Naples, FL 34114. Appointments are available.

Among other advanced treatments, this is the only practice in East Naples offering the state-of-the-art Calypso® 4-Dimensional Treatment Localization System to treat prostate cancer, and one of two 21st Century Oncology locations in the area with the technology. The innovative prostate cancer targeting system works like a GPS for the body®. It precisely adjusts to the patient’s position and movements – optimizing radiation therapy and minimizing side effects.

Calypso® is emerging as the quality standard for prostate cancer treatment, offering a highly accurate delivery during which more radiation reaches the tumor, not surrounding healthy tissue. Calypso® 4-Dimensional Localization is also utilized at the following top academic centers:

  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • University of Washington Medical Center
  • Duke University Medical Center
  • Cleveland Clinic
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Michigan Health System
  • Fox Chase Cancer Center
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University

Bruce M. Nakfoor, Jr., M.D., Medical Director for 21st Century Oncology in Naples partners with Radiation Oncologists May L. Foo, M.D., Chaundre K. Cross, M.D. and Michael C. Hanus, M.D. Each member of this team of esteemed physicians brings expertise in a wide range of advanced technology, and they have trained at top institutions around the country, such as Harvard Medical School, MD Anderson Cancer Center and the Mayo Clinic.

For more information, visit www.21stCenturyOncology.com or call (239) 530-9200 to make an appointment.

About 21st Century Oncology:

21st Century Oncology is the premier provider of cancer care services across multiple modalities, the largest radiation oncology provider and one of the largest groups of urologists in the United States. In addition to the reopened East Naples Cancer Treatment Facility, Naples area locations include:

  • 6101 Pine Ridge Road, Naples, FL 34119
  • 733 4th Avenue North, Naples, FL 34102
  • 1885 Southwest Health Parkway, Naples, FL 34109
  • 820 Goodlette Frank Road North, Naples, FL 34102
  • 8991 Brighton Lane, Bonita Springs, FL 34135

For more information, visit www.21stCenturyOncology.com.