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Advanced Technologies for Cancer Diagnosis & Treatment

 

Call (718) 765-2500 to make an appointment with a Maimonides cancer specialist, or request an appointment online.

 

Maimonides Cancer Center specialists use the latest technologies for more accurate diagnoses, more targeted treatment and optimal patient outcomes.

 

Lung Cancer Treatment

Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) is a treatment for small cancer lesion that typically improves the cure rates for select tumors in a manner previously not achievable by conventional radiation therapy. The success rates for SBRT of small lung tumors range from 80 to 90 percent, comparable to those of surgery, with fewer risks in selected patients. Learn More >>

 

Prostate Cancer Screening & Treatment

Prostate cancer is the third leading cause of cancer death in American men, behind lung cancer and colorectal cancer. But thanks to increased awareness, early detection and improvements in therapies, more men are surviving prostate cancer today than ever before. Learn More >>

 

Breast Cancer Screening & Treatment

Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among women, but survival rates are excellent when detected at an early stage. Maimonides Breast Center offers the most advanced diagnostic and imaging technology for early diagnosis, as well as better targeted therapy, treatment, and follow up — all of which can significantly improve survival rates for women living with breast cancer in Brooklyn.  Learn More >>