Medical Oncology

MEDICAL ONCOLOGY

Medical Oncology is a subspeciality of Medicine which is dedicated to the treatment of cancer. It deals with delivery of chemotherapy and forms an important component of multimodality treatment of cancer patients.

The Department which began in April 2009, works closely with the departments of Surgery, ENT, Orthopedics, Urology, Gynaecology, Pathology, Radiology and Internal Medicine to provide comprehensive care to cancer patients.

Services

  • Screening for breast and cervical cancer
  • Both conventional and new protocols of chemotherapy
  • Day care chemotherapy
  • Bone marrow aspiration and biopsy