It is business as usual at GenesisCare at John Flynn Cancer Centre, Tugun.
Located on the campus at John Flynn Private Hospital, GenesisCare Tugun has been delivering quality care to patients for over 25 years. We provide immediate access to affordable cancer treatment for publicly and privately referred patients from the southern end of the Gold Coast.
What we offer patients
Our radiation oncologists work with an experienced clinical team to provide access to advanced radiation therapy techniques. Our centre offers specialised treatments including Deep Inspiration Breath Hold (DIBH), skin cancer treatment and Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SABR) for lung, liver, spine, bone, soft tissue and prostate. We also offer Cranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS).
Learn more about radiation therapy treatment for non-melanoma skin cancer at GenesisCare. Click here for further details.
Our treatments and services
- External beam radiation therapy
- Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
- Volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT)
- Stereotactic ablative body radiotherapy (SABR)
- Deep inspiration breath hold (DIBH) for left-sided breast treatment
- Rapid access palliative care treatment
- Radiation therapy for non-melanoma skin cancer
Allied Health Services
- Speech pathologist
- Occupational therapist
- Lymphodema practitioner
- Palliative care physician
Exercise has been shown to reduce the impact of cancer symptoms and treatment related side-effects, including fatigue and weakness. At GenesisCare, Tugun we offer exercise medicine tailored to your personal needs. You can read more about the benefits of exercise medicine here.
Free parking is available at our centre, along with a patient drop off and pick up zone. Our lift is located in our foyer and wheelchairs are available if required.
For patients who have difficulties with travel, we offer complimentary daily return travel from Byron Bay, Ocean Shores, Pottsville and the Northern NSW corridor.
We also offer this service to local patients. This is a door to door service. Discussion regarding transport will be conducted during your nursing consultation.
John Flynn Hospital operate Northern and Southern Courtesy Shuttle Bus services, and no booking is required. Bus timetables can be viewed on the John Flynn Hospital website.
A/Prof. Sid Baxi
MBBS, GAICD, FRANZCR, Regional Medical Director – Gold Coast
Southport (Oncology) +1