The Spire Specialist Care Centre is a purpose built treatment facility that hosts the very latest technologies used in the treatment of cancer. The facility has a dedicated Toshiba Aquilion large bore scanner that is utilised in the planning of radiotherapy treatment. At the Spire Specialist Care Centre the Monaco 5 dosimetry planning system is used to design and produce radiotherapy patient specific plans.
Radiotherapy treatments are delivered on an Elekta Versa HD linear accelerator. This is the latest and most technically advanced Elekta treatment machine that will be used to deliver Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy, coupled with Image Guided Radiotherapy. These treatment techniques offer the optimum in radiotherapy treatment delivery whilst potentially keeping side effects to a minimum. The centre has excellent transport links with ample free parking and a relaxed reception area. Patients are cared for at the centre by a highly skilled dedicated team of healthcare professionals.
We understand that having friends or relatives attend with you for your radiotherapy can be comforting. Please feel free to bring friends or relatives with you. For their safety and yours they are limited to the areas they will be able to accompany you. We have special advice for children visiting the centre; please advise us if you are bringing children under 12 years old to the centre.
As well as an open, bright and relaxing environment we also off refreshments, newspapers and WiFi with our compliments.
Even after you’ve left hospital, we’re still here to help you every step of the way.
Spire Specialist Care Centre, Bristol Hospital is guided by the formulary and decisions made by the Local Health Community Formulary Board Medicines Management Board for the clinical indications that we are contracted to treat.Visit Local Health Authority website