Current News/Media


December 12, 2013

Scripps Proton Therapy Center in the NY Times Sunday ReviewThe Scripps Proton Therapy Center was featured in The New York Times Sunday Review Exposures edition. The photo essay from photographer Kim Steele features cutting-edge technology from a close perspective.

See the piece here.

September 9, 2013

September 30, 2013

The Scripps Proton Therapy Center and the design/construction firm, The Haskell Company, has been awarded an Award of Merit for the project by ENR California. This year, the publication noted that there were more than 100 entries for projects located in California and Hawaii. The awards will be held in December 2013.

September 9, 2013

Due to decreased side effects, it may also be cost-saving
ASTRO Press Release - Proton Therapy Cost Effective for Pedatric CancerAtlanta, September 22, 2013
Proton therapy, an external beam radiotherapy in which protons deliver precise radiation doses to a tumor and spare healthy organs and tissues, is cost - effective in treating medulloblastomas, fast-growing brain tumors that mainly affect children, when compared to standard photon radiation therapy, according to research presented today at the American Society for Radiation Oncology’s (ASTRO’s) 55th Annual Meeting.

The results presented by physicians from Mount Auburn Hospita, the teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, indicate:


CEO Jeff Bordok Featured in DotMed Article

September 9, 2013

September 26, 2013

Jeff Bordok, president and CEO of Advanced Particle Therapy, uses his 10 years of proton therapy experience to help centers get off the ground and stay financially sustainable. He spoke with DOTmed Business News about business strategies.

For the full article, visit DotMed Q&A with Jeff Bordok of APT

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