Note to Patients: The following news is posted for archival purposes only. Scripps is no longer accepting new patients for proton therapy.
In a column written by former Olympian Steve Scott, the USA Track and Field Hall of Famer describes his recent decision to undergo proton therapy at Scripps for prostate cancer. Scott says he experienced no side effects during his eight weeks of treatments, and he continues to coach the cross country teams at California State University, San Marcos without missing a beat.
Visit Everyday Health to read Going the Extra Mile to Get the Right Prostate Cancer Treatment.