W.P. Holman Clinic (RHH)

Southern Tasmania Area Health ServicesTasmanian Health Service - Southern Region

The Department of Radiation Oncology (WP Holman Clinic) provides radiation therapy services to Southern Tasmania.

Radiation therapy is the treatment and management of cancer by radiation in order to cure or palliate symptoms. Radiation therapy may be used alone or with other treatment modalities such as surgery and chemotherapy. The ionizing radiation used in the treatment of cancer is photons (x-rays), gamma rays and electron beams.

Radiation oncology services are delivered by a multidisciplinary team of specialist medical practitioners, health professionals and scientists namely radiation oncologists, radiation therapists and medical physicists, along with nurses, other allied health professionals, engineers and support staff.

The department of radiation oncology is equipped with state of the art linear accelerators, an orthovoltage machine, a 3D treatment planning system and a dedicated radiation therapy CT scanner.

Radiation Equipment at Holman ClinicHow to contact us or make a booking

Phone: (03) 6166 8000
Fax: (03) 6222 8762

WP Holman Clinic
Ground Floor A Block
48 Liverpool Street
Hobart 7000

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Normal clinic hours are 8.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

Service Eligibility

Patients must have a referral from their General Practitioner or Medical Specialist. For more information please see Outpatient Clinics Website

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What is Radiation Therapy?

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Accommodation in Hobart

  • Current Handbook (currently being updated)

Radiation Therapy for Brain Tumours

Radiation Therapy for Lung Cancer

Radiation Therapy for Gynaecological Cancers

Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer

Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer

Patient Information Brochure - Radiation Therapy

Employment / Work Experience

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Radiation Therapist - Fixed-term and Casual Employment Register

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