Cardiovascular diseases are the number one cause of death, all over the world. According to research, “Cardiovascular diseases claim more lives than all forms of cancer combined.” These diseases can occur by many things such as:
With the increasing incidence of cancer, expertise in medical oncology has become the need of the hour. Thankfully, with novel therapies that have emerged in the recent past, it is now possible to “cure” many more patients than it has ever been before. It is also possible to reduce their suffering substantially.
We at Venkataeswara Hospitals offer both day care or outpatient care as well as inpatient care for cancer patients, providing chemotherapy, radiology and surgery aftercare through our Medical Oncology Department. Patients who receive chemotherapy or radiotherapy at Venkataeswara Hospitals as inpatients are followed up with carefully via the Outpatient Department.
Total Adult Medical Care is provided by our three senior medical oncologists, who assess, treat and obtain specialist advice when required in order to provide the best possible care for our patients.
Our busy and efficient Outpatient Department sees about 100 cancer patients a day.
Our counsellors provide much-needed psychological support to both patients and their families. Those suffering from advanced stages of the disease are offered palliative care.