At ARO, we understand that coping with cancer and undergoing radiation treatment is not easy. We want you to have access to information and services that have proven to make a positive difference to patients' well-being before, during and after their treatment. Depending on the diagnosis and treatment some costs may be incurred for services.
ARO has MercyAscot dietitians onsite.
Physiotherapists can help regain quality of life.
To help and support people with any type of cancer, and their whānau. This may include emotional, educational, financial, nutritional and physical advice and support. May be used in conjunction with other support services. Some services may incur a cost.
Organisations commited to providing information and support by cancer type or site. May be used in conjunction with other support services.
Specific products and services to help and support people with any type of cancer. May be used in conjunction with other support services. Services may incurr a cost.
Palliative care and hospice services for individuals and their families, care networks, communities and whanau. Services are free. May be used in conjunction with other support services. Please discuss this with your doctor.
Understanding Your Treatment
The Patient Pathway
We understand you may be anxious about having radiation therapy. Read about the patient pathway and what to expect before, during and after radiation therapy treatment. AT ARO we work closely with your radiation oncologist to develop an individualised treatment plan for each patient.Explore the patient pathway
There are over 200 types of cancer, and each cancer is named after the area the cell came from. Each organ of your body can have several kinds of cancer.
ARO offers a comprehensive range of treatment techniques to suit individual needs. You will receive world-leading treatment at ARO, with the best in diagnostic techniques, technologies and treatment plans based on international best practice.
Our radiation oncologists regularly participate in meetings with other medical specialists (often referred to as Multidisciplinary Meetings or MDMs). This means our specialists understand how best to work with your other specialists so your treatment is absolutely aligned.