Epworth Richmond

03 9978 9427
Epworth Centre, Level 4, 32 Erin Street, Richmond VIC 3121
Monday to Friday - 8.00am to 5.00pm
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COVID-19 update

Please note that COVID-19 restrictions are currently in place at Icon Cancer Centre. One support person is permitted, who must be aged over 16 years old and fully vaccinated for COVID-19, and patients and staff are required to wear face masks at all times.

Our centre remains open for all patient treatments and it is important that patients continue with their scheduled visits. Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns regarding the current restrictions.

About Icon Cancer Centre Richmond

Icon Cancer Centre Richmond has proudly provided the latest in radiation therapy technology and techniques in a friendly and supportive environment since opening in 2011. Located on-site at the Epworth Centre, Icon Richmond offers cutting-edge radiation therapy treatment for all cancer types, delivered by an experienced team who are dedicated to ensuring patients and their loved ones receive support and exceptional care every step of the way.

Getting here

By car

Free on-site parking is located underneath Epworth Richmond Hospital. Entrance via Bridge Road.

By public transport

Tram lines 48 and 75 provide access to stop 15, directly outside Epworth Hospital. Richmond train station on Swan Street is a 15 minute walk from the hospital. For specific information on public transport, please visit Public Transport Victoria or phone 1800 800 007.

Treatment and care at Icon Cancer Centre Richmond

Radiation oncology

  • Precise radiation therapy treatment for all cancer types using a state-of-the-art Varian TrueBeam linear accelerator
  • Calypso – A technique that uses radiofrequency transponders to track and adjust radiation treatment beams  to natural movements of the body
  • Deep Inspiration Breath Hold (DIBH) – A technique for breast cancer patients that reduces the potential impact of radiation on the heart
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) – A technique that utilises advanced imaging equipment and computer software (including MRI, CT and x-ray) to precisely target a tumour with radiation beams
  • Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) – A technique that delivers high dose radiation therapy to cancerous tumours, while limiting the impact of radiation on healthy surrounding tissue
  • Stereotactic Radiation Therapy – An advanced technique that delivers pinpoint precise radiation therapy to treat small tumours with well-defined edges, including tumours that have spread from a primary cancer
  • Volumetric Modulated Radiation Therapy (VMAT) – A technique that delivers radiation therapy beams in a series of arcs or angles by a rotating machine to allow for greater access to a cancerous tumour

Cancer research

  • Access to clinical trials across a wide range of tumour types

View all clinical trials at Icon Richmond

Amenities

  • Access to allied health, including an on-site social worker
  • Free Wi-Fi

Doctors

Cancer education in Mandarin

For cancer education in Mandarin, please visit our WeChat. Please be aware this WeChat account is run by Icon’s Mainland China team and will include information on Icon’s China services. Information about services and centres in Australia is available on this website.

如需了解中文的癌症相关知识,请访问我们的官方微信公众号。请注意,此微信公众号由ICON中国大陆团队运营,其中包含ICON中国服务的信息。有关ICON澳大利亚的服务和中心的信息,请访问本网站。

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