The main treatments offered to patients include:
- Chemotherapy (Both as Inpatient and Day Care procedures)
As part of the diagnostic process, our medical oncologists will guide the comprehensive work-up of every individual, which would include appropriate and relevant investigations, governed by the results of a medical history and physical examination. Analysis of such test results will then help in accurate diagnosis, appropriate staging and specific treatment plan that are most suitable to you. If required, our medical oncologist will discuss with you in detail about the patient’s diagnosis, its implications, the appropriate and specific treatment options available, the intent and impact of such treatment, and how the treatment would help you get through with your cancer. Treatment of cancer is a multi modality team approach. Our medical oncologist is integral to this clinical team comprising of the surgeon, radiation oncologist, pathologist, radiologists and nuclear medicine personnel.
The Surgical Oncology department has a team of qualified and very well trained surgical who are well versed to carry out the complex surgeries on all type of cancers of the body as per the protocols. They are ably complemented by the state of the art operation theaters, modern and scientifically updated gadgets, instruments and machineries. The surgical team is backed by a team of highly trained & competent and by a well-equipped post-operative care unit, monitored round the clock by the trained team of anesthetists. The areas of special expertise include breast cancer, melanoma and other skin tumors, sarcomas, and cancers of the Gastrointestinal Tract, Especially Esophagus, Liver, Pancreas, and Rectal Cancers. The department works in close liaison with medical & Radiation Oncology Department for Comprehensive care of the patient.
|Doctors Name||Professional Qualifications||Areas of Specialization||Experience|
|Dr P. Dhanasekar
||MS., DNB., MCh (Surgical Oncology)., FAIS., FIAGES||Surgical Oncology||Over 7 years of experience in the field of Surgical Oncology.
Associated with Vijaya Hospital since 2015.
He is an expert in Colo-rectal Surgery, Gastro Intestinal Surgery, Gynaecology, Head & Neck Surgery, and Oncologic Surgery.
He is also trained in head & neck, thoracic, breast, gastro intestinal, genito urinary, gynaecology, soft tissue and paediatric oncological surgeries.
|Dr E. Prasad
||MBBS., Diploma in Radio Therapy., MD ., DM - Oncology||Medical & Radiation Oncology||Over 10 years of experience in the field of Medical Oncology.
Associated with Vijaya Hospital since 2014.
His areas of expertise include: Medical Oncology, Lung Cancer Treatment, Cancer Screening (Preventive) and Chemotheraphy.
|Dr S. Gurumurthy
||MBBS., Diploma in Radio Therapy||Radiation Oncology||Associated with Vijaya Group of Hospitals as Consultant Radiation Oncologist since the year 2001.
Underwent training and obtained his MRSH from London.
He is the first Person in south India, to treat Brain Tumours by Interstitial Brain Implant using High dose rate Brach therapy and is one of the few doctors in India to have done Implant brachytherapy from head to foot.
1991-1999 – Worked as ICU Incharge in Vijaya Health Centre under Dr.Cherian