Cancer has been perceived as dreadful diseases for many years. Tremendous strides have been made in all the aspects of cancer management in last few years. This includes improved understanding of the biology of cancer, precision in diagnosis and staging of cancer and optimizing the treatment of cancer.
The Haematology-Oncology department at Sterling Hospital has the best cancer specialists in India and aims at providing a comprehensive management of all kinds of cancers. It is staffed by experienced Haemato-oncologists. In addition, it has an excellent back up with trained house officers and nurses. The department has state-of-the-art facilities for diagnosis and staging of all types of cancer.
Supported by a powerful surgical oncology team, this department offers optimum multimodality treatment tailored to the need of every patient. This department is also active in prevention and early detection of cancers. It is involved in social in social activities like awareness programs, and conducting cancer detection camps. Being a part of health check-up plan of Sterling Hospital, it helps in detecting cancers of breast, uterine, cervix, prostate and mouth for curing them at an early stage.
This department is also engaged in the treatment of various blood disorders. Evaluation of anemia, coagulation disorders, haemolysis, DIC are amongst the various haematological problems dealt with by the department.
The Acute Leukemia Care Unit is a very important facet of this department. It is equipped with rooms which have advanced equipment called HEPA filters to control infections. This unit handles patients who are on aggressive chemotherapy, aplastic anemia and neutropenia. It is staffed by trained medical and paramedical personnel capable of handling neutropenic patients. It is also backed by an efficient micro-biology department.
Now with the launch of Sterling Cancer Hospitals, the 18 year old legacy of the Sterling group takes the battle against cancer to a whole new level. Sterling Cancer Hospitals, Ahmedabad is the flagship cancer hospital of the Sterling Group, with the most advanced infrastructure and an exceptionally advanced team of medical, surgical, and radiation oncology professionals.
This cancer initiative is equipped with specialities like medical and haemato-oncology, radiation oncology, and surgical oncology. With advanced equipment such as 3D mammography with Tomosynthesis and a progressive department like preventive oncology, the hospital is equipped with the latest equipment and sophisticated infrastructure to battle cancer.
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