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Therapeutic radiographer

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I use x-rays and other ionising radiation to treat cancer and tumours. I need to be incredibly accurate to ensure my patient’s tumour or cancer receives the right dose of radiation, while their surrounding normal tissues receive the lowest possible dose.

Top skills

Caring for people

Working in a team

Interested in technology

Able to understand and follow instructions exactly

What training do I need to become a therapeutic radiographer?

A degree (BSc) or (MSc) in therapeutic radiography, then you must register with the Health and Care Professions Council.