Breastlink Completes First Breast IORT Surgical Procedure

ORANGE, Calif., November 13, 2012 — Breastlink Medical Group (Breastlink), a network of breast health centers offering full-service breast cancer treatment from initial screenings to completion of treatment, announced it has completed its first intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) procedure using the Xoft Axxent® eBx System. The surgical procedure was lead by our lead surgeon at Breastlink’s Temecula Valley center.

The Xoft system for IORT delivers a single, prescribed, targeted dose of radiation during surgery directly to the tumor cavity. The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) approved the Axxent system for the treatment of breast cancer in January 2012. This breast IORT procedure was performed in conjunction with the Breastlink Research […]