HJ Oncology Department with a vision of being a one-stop destination for solutions to all cancer patients. The HJ oncology Division of Medical and Haemato Oncology, Radiation Oncology and multiple organ-specific surgical cancer divisions including Breast Services, GI, Pelvic, Head and Neck Oncology. Our highly experienced and trained oncologist’s work-in-coordination with the surgeons across departments and specialties to provide supreme care to the patient.
The range of care provided is organized into a number of patient-centered clinics, which includes:
Treatment for cancer
After the diagnosis of Cancer, a clinician treats the patient with the help of specialized medication called chemotherapy or other oral medication, known as targeted therapy or immunotherapy. Medical Oncology usually works in conjunction with Surgical Oncology to give the best clinical outcomes. At HJ Hospitals, our oncologists are trained to provide the best possible line of treatment depending on the type and severity of the case.
In certain cases, the surgical removal of unwanted cells and tissues becomes imperative. Once cancer is diagnosed via a biopsy after examining tissues from the affected area, surgical intervention is required for the removal of the malignant tumor. Whether or not surgery is required is reliant on multiple factors like the type, size, location, grade and stage of the tumor as well as other general health factors like age,
Physical fitness and any other medical conditions. In several cases, surgery could be combined with other treatments like chemotherapy.
Radiation treatment or radiotherapy is the use of precisely calculated doses of high energy X-rays to treat parts of the body where there is cancer. It is generally a pain-free treatment and external radiation therapy does not cause you to be radioactive.
Patients with cancer get high quality treatment for cancer and excellent supportive care in the form of palliative care services. Efforts are made to ensure that the patients get good pain relief, good symptom management in keeping with the best international standards of care. On account of its infrastructure, specialists and policies that ensure optimum care for preventing and treating suffering.