Department of Oncology
This field of surgery requires specialized skill and compassion. The team of surgical oncologist with medical oncologist and anesthesiologist create the best atmosphere for a curative and compassionate treatment. Open and laparoscopic radical surgery, Chemotherapy and endoscopy add the newer dimensions of treatment modalities.
Oncology is a branch of medicine that deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer. A medical professional who practices oncology is an oncologist.Cancer survival has improved due to three main components including improved prevention efforts to reduce exposure to risk factors (e.g., tobacco smoking and alcohol consumption), improved screening of several cancers (allowing for earlier diagnosis) and improvements in treatment.