Hobart

03 9086 7990
2 Melville Street (entrance off Campbell Street), Hobart TAS 7000
Monday to Friday - 8:00am to 5:00pm
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COVID-19 update

Please note that the following COVID-19 restrictions are currently in place. 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 Hobart

Icon Cancer Centre Hobart has proudly delivered world-class, exceptional cancer care close to home for the local Tasmanian community since opening in 2017. The centre is led by a team of highly experienced cancer specialists who provide a wide range of cutting-edge treatment options including radiation therapy, chemotherapy, immunotherapy and targeted therapy. Our dedicated, multidisciplinary team are committed to understanding each patient’s individual needs and supporting them throughout their treatment journey. Icon Hobart is conveniently located 500m from Hobart Private Hospital.

Getting here

By car

Free on-site parking is provided for patients undergoing treatment. Entrance via Campbell Street or Melville Street.

By public transport

Bus stops are located close to the centre on Argyle Street and Campbell Street. For specific information on public transport options, please visit Metro Tasmania or phone 13 22 01.

Treatment and care at Icon Cancer Centre Hobart

Medical oncology

  • Eight chair day oncology hospital, offering chemotherapy, targeted therapies and immunotherapy
  • Scalp cooling system – Cooling cap available to help reduce hair loss during chemotherapy treatment

Radiation oncology

  • Precise radiation therapy treatment for all cancer types using a state-of-the-art Varian TrueBeam linear accelerator
  • 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
  • Triggered Imaging – A technique unique to the TrueBeam linear accelerator which enables visual verification that a tumour is being accurately and precisely targeted
  • 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 and phases

View all clinical trials at Icon Hobart

Lymphoedema screening and early intervention service

  • Screening for lymphoedema risk using a SOZO machine, the latest in technology for cancer-related lymphoedema
  • Service includes ongoing monitoring of the development and/or progression of lymphoedema

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Amenities

  • On-site pathology, pharmacy and radiology services offering PET-CT and CT scans
  • Co-located with Cancer Council Tasmania
  • Genetic counselling – Cancer risk assessment, genetic testing and advice
  • Access to allied health, GP and support services
  • Free Wi-Fi
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