NTRO is based in the Alan Walker Cancer Care Centre, on the grounds of the Royal Darwin Hospital.
Our friendly reception staff will welcome you into the department and direct you to the relevant waiting area. They are pleased to assist you with any travel or appointment queries you may have.
We aim to provide a pleasant and comfortable environment for you to relax in prior to your appointment.
Read a magazine or watch television from one of our recliner chairs whilst staying cool in the air conditioned main waiting area.
If you prefer the natural NT climate, take a seat outside in the shade from the trees on our established grounds, or in the designated outdoor waiting area.
Explore a wealth of information, including details of local and national sources of support, in a private setting.
Specialist nurses will ensure all of your needs are attended to throughout the duration of your treatment, drawing on the assistance of various professionals.
Click here to view the health professions at our disposal.
Exclusive use of our own dedicated CT scanner means minimal waiting times prior to beginning the radiotherapy process.
Click here to view the illustrated guide to ‘What is Radiotherapy?’
Our two treatment machines, called ‘Linear Accelerators,’ are both equipped with the latest in imaging capabilities, and are able to deliver the most advanced of treatment techniques.
Click here for technical information regarding our equipment and techniques.
The chemotherapy suite is also located within the Alan Walker Cancer Care Centre.
Should you be receiving chemotherapy as well as radiotherapy, we will liaise with the spcialist chemotherapy nurses to co-ordinate your treatment accordingly.