Medical Oncology/Hemato Oncology

We at PSG provide multimodality treatment aimed at curing cancer. The institution has organ specific oncosurgeons offering radical surgeries in Head & Neck cancers, Breast cancer, Gynecological cancers, Soft tissue sarcomas and Bone cancers. The institution has advanced diagnostic facilities for early detection of cancer. Immunohistochemistry diagnostic tools for subtyping solid tumors and hematolymphoid malignancies are available with us.

The department of medical oncology coordinates with the specialties and provides multimodality cancer care with appropriate neo-adjuvant therapy. It provides chemotheraphy in day care basis as well as infusional chemotheraphy under admission. The hospital also has facilities for insertion of venous PORT and other indwelling central lines like PICC and Hickman for chemotheraphy delivery and supportive care.

We also undertake treatment of all hematolymphoid malignancies including Acute leukemias, Lymphomas, Chronic Leukemias and Multiple myeloma. We have a fully functional blood bank with 24 hour availability of all blood products including packed cells, fresh frozen plasma, cryoprecipitate and platelets. The department also aims at education of the public about the disease and preventive strategies. We provide age appropriate cancer screening programs for both men and women and counseling of family members.

Specialists:

Dr. Madhulika Vijayakumar MRDT,DNB