Types of treatment

Your cancer treatment will depend on several factors, including the type of cancer you have, where it began and whether it has spread to other parts of your body. It will also depend on your general health and the type of treatment you choose and are prepared to have.

In this section you will find information on:

Your doctor should discuss treatment options with you and explain the benefits and risks involved.

More information

For more information about a particular treatment, speak to the treatment team or call the Cancer Council on 13 11 20.

The information available on this page should not be used as a substitute for advice from a properly qualified medical professional who can advise you about your own individual medical needs. It is not intended to constitute medical advice and is provided for general information purposes only. See our disclaimer.