A branch of medicine that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer.
Oncologists provide care for people diagnosed with cancer. The Oncology Unit at SMHRC is headed by our Chairman Prof (Dr.) Suresh Advani is the top-notch Oncologist in the country. He has performed the first Bone Marrow Transplant in India. The team at Department of Oncology is here to offer professional and friendly assistance, we support the rights and responsibilities of our patients and their families. We will work with you to achieve the best possible outcomes. The treating doctor, after understanding the requirement of the patient completely, takes inputs from all concerned specialties before deciding on the ideal treatment plan. Patients are also provided psychological counseling, dietary advice and rehabilitation services if required. The medical oncology department is committed to ensure optimal outcome across a broad spectrum of cancer diagnoses. We have a wide range of resources available for patients. Our specialists have high expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of every kind of cancer and they are committed to provide coordinated, integrated, multidisciplinary care to people with cancer. We are dedicated to your health and wellbeing and is here to help you and your family along your cancer care journey.