Medical Oncology

Department of Medical Oncology

Medical Oncology is the use of specialized medications, commonly referred to aschemotherapy drugs, to control and eradicate cancerous cells anywhere in a patient’sbody. Balco Medical Centre has a well-equipped 20 bedded Day Care Centre that isspacious, airy and patient friendly. There is a separate attractive pediatric bay for thecomfort of children.

The Department deals with chemotherapy planning, preparation and administration asper the standard guidelines (NCCN guidelines, NICE guidelines, Cancer therapy advisorprotocols).

At BALCO Medical Centre, all types of chemotherapy administration are conducted including:

  • Conventional chemotherapy
  • Concurrent chemotherapy with radiation
  • Targeted therapy
  • Biological therapy
  • Intrathecal chemotherapy
  • Intraperitoneal and intrathoracic cavity chemo
  • OPD services and second opinion clinic