Oncology

The unit offers treatments for various kind of cancers, multidisciplinary team of oncologist & surgeons ensure best possible care. The unit also deals with Cancer awareness & Cancer screening programmes.
 
Services offered:
The cancers treated include the following:
Breast Cancer
Lung Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Prostate Cancer as well as some rarer diseases including cancers of the Oesophagus, Stomach, Pancreas, Bladder, kidney, and lymphoma.
 
Treatments provided include:
Chemotherapy – This is the use of anti-cancer (cytotoxic) drugs to destroy cancer cells. Some are given as tablets or capsules but most are given by drip (infusion) into the vein.
 
Diagnostic services, and supportive treatment are offered, along with patient support and counseling.

 

Faculty:
Dr. Prasad Gunari           
Consultant – Assistant Professor