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Over the Holidays, California Couple Celebrates the Gift of Proton Therapy

Note to Patients: The following news is posted for archival purposes only. Scripps is no longer accepting new patients for proton therapy.

Record Searchlight profiles longtime Redding residents Joyce and Joe Hampton

The Record Searchlight newspaper recently published an article about longtime Redding, Calif. residents Joyce and Joe Hampton, who both underwent cancer treatments at Scripps Proton Therapy Center.


Proton therapy is an extremely precise form of radiation treatment that effectively kills tumors, while sparing more of a patient’s healthy tissue than conventional X-ray radiation.


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