Radiotherapy

Radiotherapy for skin cancer

Understand how radiotherapy works, how you can prepare and what to expect.

External beam radiotherapy video

External beam radiotherapy video

Consultant Clinical Oncologist Vincent Khoo describes external beam radiotherapy, how it works, and what it involves.

Information about our videos

Consultant Clinical Oncologist Vincent Khoo describes external beam radiotherapy, how it works, and what it involves.

Information about our videos

Skin cancer (non-melanoma) Radiotherapy for skin cancer

Radiotherapy uses x-rays to destroy cancer cells, while doing as little harm as possible to normal cells.

General information Before your radiotherapy

Before you start radiotherapy, your team will explain what your treatment involves and how it may affect you.

General information Your radiotherapy team

You will meet many different specialists from your radiotherapy team. You may see them before, during and after radiotherapy treatment.

General information After your radiotherapy

It can take time to recover from radiotherapy. Support is there if you have any problems.