ONCOLOGY

DEPARTMENT OF ONCOLOGY

Cancer, a disease which has had the stranglehold of people for centuries has off late seen some respite due to medical‐technological advancements. Medical oncology which deals with the systemic treatment of cancer is the primary mode of treatment for cancers involving blood, lymphatic organs and a majority of childhood cancers.

HCG Ramaiah Cancer Centre, with its cutting edge clinical research technologies delivers comprehensive cancer care with a multidisciplinary oncological team which includes specialists in medical, surgical, radiation and psychological oncology. From chemotherapy to hormonal therapy to antibody therapy and immunotherapy, the centre provides an all round support and treatment.

FEATURES

  • Offers safe and effective systemic therapy for cancer
  • Cancers of blood and solid organs are treated in both children and adults
  • World class protocols with constant upgrades
  • High dose curative chemotherapy regimens, immunotherapy and antibody therapies are available
  • Care and maintenance of central lines
  • State‐of‐the‐art hemato-oncology care and bone marrow transplant facilities
  • Collaboration with renowned cancer care institutes like HCG and university of illinois Chicago for offering the best care

TREATMENTS

  • Chemotherapy for blood and lymph nodes (leukemia and lymphoma)
  • Surgical excision of tumor – Radio-Immuno-guided Surgery (RIGS), ultrasound and LASER surgery, and chemotherapy via an implanted hepatic artery infusion pump
  • Chemotherapy and radiotherapy for metastasis/malignancies, such as hodgkin’s lymphoma
  • Adjuvant therapy following surgical interventions with risk of recurrence
  • Immunotherapy and hormonal therapy

OUR TEAM

nalini-kilara

Dr Nalini Kilara

MBBS, MD, DM (Oncology), Consultant – Medical Oncologist

vinayaka

Dr Vinayaka V Maka

MBBS, MD, DM, Consultant – Medical Oncologist

g-girish

Dr Girish G

MBBS, MS, M.Ch, Consultant – Medical Oncologist

devadas

Dr Santosh Kumar Devadas

MBBS, MS, M.Ch, Consultant – Medical Oncologist

rashmi

Dr Rashmi Palassery

MBBS, MS, M.Ch, Consultant – Medical Oncologist

janaki

Dr Janaki M G

MBBS, MD, Consultant – Radiation Oncologist

kirti

Dr Kirti Koushik A S

MBBS, MD, Consultant – Radiation Oncologist

arul-ponni

Dr Arul Ponni T R

MBBS, MD, Consultant – Radiation Oncologist

harish

Dr Harish K

MBBS, MS, M.Ch, Consultant – Surgical Oncologist