Lawrence + Memorial Hospital- Waterford

This facility has state of-the-art equipment and software, including:

  • Two dual-energy Varian linear accelerators, which are capable of providing conventional radiotherapy, electron beam radiotherapy and intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT). This allows doctors to treat cancers safely and effectively
  • Calypso, a 4D localization system used to treat prostate cancer, and deliver maximum radiation directly to the tumor while avoiding health surrounding tissues and organs
  • GE CT simulator that has multi-slice imaging for precise localization of tumor and normal tissue structures 
  • MLC/IMRT/IGRT/portal imaging. These allow physicians to deliver high precision treatments and account for any change in daily positioning of the patient on the treatment table.
  • Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy capabilities providing an excellent option for patients with inoperable early stage lung cancer 
  •  Varian simulator, Mosaic record and verify, quality assurance system 
  • RapidArc treatments, which deliver complicated treatments in a fraction of the time normally required 
  • Eclipse treatment-planning software to help achieve the best quality radiation plan
  • An orthovoltage unit, offering treatment for patients with cancer affecting the skin 
  • A CT simulator with 4D gating capability, allowing doctors to account for motion caused by breathing 
  • Prone breast radiation therapy, which can minimize radiation exposure for organs other than the breast

230 Waterford Parkway South
Waterford, CT 06385