The Cancer Institute comprises of Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Surgical Oncology, Medical Physics, Pain & Palliative care & Tumour Registry.
The Department of Medical Oncology provides medical expertise for the treatment and prevention of solid tumours and haematological neoplasms in adults and children. Facilities are available to undertake outpatient chemotherapies in a specialised day care unit. Specialised methods of administering chemotherapy include the use of indwelling catheters and chemo ports. The medical oncology team aims to provide a comprehensive approach to cancer care with emphasis on careful personalised monitoring of patients during and after treatment.
- Chemotherapy (Out-patient and In-patient)
- Blood and Component Transfusion
- Bone Marrow Aspiration and Biopsy
- Lumbar Puncture
- Psycho-Oncology Clinic
- Bio-Safety Cabinet for preparation of chemo drugs
- Dedicated service for dispensing chemotherapy drugs