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MPTC Celebrates Renovations at James McHenry Elementary School

September 14, 2018 The Maryland Proton Treatment Center (MPTC) joined James McHenry Elementary School Aug. 23 in celebrating the school’s newly renovated kindergarten classroom. MPTC contributed funds for the renovation at the west Baltimore school as well as school supplies for the students. During the event, MPTC unveiled a plaque [...]

2019-04-15T09:58:05+00:00

WMAR Features Magic Castle Wish At Aquarium

June 26, 2018 Maryland Proton Treatment Center (MPTC) pediatric patient Brixton Henfield received a personalized experience at the National Aquarium for her magic castle wish. All MPTC pediatric patients make three wishes on their first day of proton therapy. Through the generosity of the Children’s Cancer Foundation, MPTC is able [...]

2019-04-15T10:05:13+00:00

Maryland Proton Treatment Center Treats Its 1000th Patient

June 26, 2018 Just two years after it opened its doors, the Maryland Proton Treatment Center (MPTC) has reached a milestone by treating its 1,000th patient. MPTC is successfully treating an array of extremely difficult cancers with proton therapy, an advanced radiation technique that targets tumors with pinpoint accuracywhile limiting [...]

2019-04-15T10:06:43+00:00

ABC Baltimore Meets with Brain Cancer Patient

May 9, 2018 Maryland Proton Treatment Center Patient Mary Alston spoke with ABC Baltimore regarding the unfortunate circumstances that led to her cancer diagnosis. On Christmas Eve, Alston was planning to take her own life when police intervened and took her to a hospital. A CT scan revealed a brain [...]

2019-04-15T10:09:22+00:00

CBS Baltimore Speaks with Maryland Proton Treatment Center Patient

December 22, 2017 Maryland Proton Treatment Center (MPTC) Patient John Abell spoke with CBS Baltimore regarding his experience with proton therapy. “Going through this, this new technology and the proton…I don’t want to say it’s fun, but it’s amazing. It’s fun because there’s a great team here,” Abell told CBS. [...]

2019-04-15T10:18:37+00:00

NBC Baltimore Features Magic Castle Ceremony

October 23, 2017 Maryland Proton Treatment Center (MPTC) Patient Teddy Wind and his family were featured in a story for NBC Baltimore (WBAL) on Teddy’s last day of treatment. Like all MPTC pediatric patients, Teddy made three wishes on his first day of proton therapy. Through the generosity of the [...]

2019-04-15T10:23:09+00:00