Patient’s doctor should submit a physician’s order, insurance information, clinical notes, and medication, such as somatostatin therapies. PET center scheduling office will obtain insurance authorization. Gallium 68 PET/CT scans are scheduled Monday-Friday 6:30am-3:30pm
Robert “Bob” Charnley’s carcinoid syndrome symptoms forced him to be homebound and despite multiple surgeries, give up his favorite activities. After multiple opinions, Bob came to Johns Hopkins and was referred to the Department of Radiology for a novel cancer therapy using theranostics.
Watch Bob’s journey as molecular radiotherapy allows him to return to his everyday life and make a long awaited dream trip come true. Please note parts of this video were filmed before the COVID-19 pandemic.