Treatment

There are many different treatment options for breast cancer.  In this section, you’ll find more information about the different types of treatment.

BCAC has made every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information on this site, but there is no substitute for the expert advice of your medical team.  If you are unclear about something or require further information, ask your doctor.

Most treatment for breast cancer involves surgery.  The aim of surgery is to... click for more
Radiation therapy uses radiation to destroy cancer cells in the body. In many... click for more
Chemotherapy involves the use of special drugs to attack and kill breast cancer... click for more
Many breast cancers respond to hormones present in the body, such as oestrogen... click for more
Like chemotherapy, targeted therapies are drug therapies, but they are often... click for more
Complementary therapies are thechniques that may help you to cope with breast... click for more
Surgery to remove all or part of your breast as part of breast cancer treatment... click for more