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Colorectal Cancer Screening Options

Peninsula Radiation - Friday, March 10, 2017

By Eugene Huang, M.D. March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Colorectal cancer is among the top five most common cancers with a lifetime risk of approximately 5%. Sometimes, it can also be associated with hereditary conditions such as Familial Adenomatous Polyposis or Lynch Syndrom ..

Don't Hide from Shadows; See Your Doctor Even if You Are Afraid of the Diagnosis

Peninsula Radiation - Tuesday, February 02, 2016

“You have cancer.” No one wants to hear that sentence. Unfortunately, the fear of those words can cause some patients to delay seeing a doctor – and delaying care can mean a great deal when it comes to cancer treatment. As physicians, we can all tell the story of a patient who ignored ..

Cervical Health Screening Guidelines

Peninsula Radiation - Wednesday, January 06, 2016

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. According to the American Cancer Society, death rates from cervical cancer have declined by more than 50% over the past thirty years, thanks largely to advances in screening and the widespread use of Pap tests, and more recently, tests for HPV ( ..


At Peninsula Radiation Oncology Center, we know that cancer patients are best served by being treated in close proximity to a support network of family and friends. We offer patients in Southeast Alaska the ability to receive state-of-the-art radiation therapy without the burden of traveling great distances away from home.The information presented on this website is provided to allow our patients to gain more knowledge about our center, our staff, and our services.