Oncology, a critical branch of medicine, focuses on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer. This field addresses the complexities of cancerous diseases, characterized by abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other body parts. Not all tumors are cancerous; benign tumors do not spread and are non-cancerous.
Early detection of cancer can significantly improve treatment outcomes. Some common signs and symptoms to be aware of include:
Our Oncology department boasts an exceptional team of medical and surgical specialists dedicated to providing comprehensive care for cancer patients. Our services span medical, radiation, surgical oncology, and palliative medicine. From early cancer screening programs to specialized treatments, our medical team and support services, including laboratory, imaging, operating theatres, intensive care units, and ventilators, are available 24/7.
Equipped with sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic tools, our department ensures precise diagnosis and effective treatment planning. Facilities include video endoscopy, colonoscopy, bronchoscope, color Doppler, MRI, CT, and ultrasound scans. Embracing technological advancements, we offer telemedicine services and have partnerships with leading research institutions globally. Our facilities and services include:
To cater to specific needs, we run specialized clinics such as:
At EMC Hospital's Oncology Department, we are committed to providing holistic care that encompasses not just physical treatment but also emotional support, ensuring a compassionate journey for our patients and their families.
I had an positive experience at EMC Hospital . The cleanliness of the hospitals hospital is amazing, facility is exceptional, and the staff members are superb very friendly approach . They provided me exceptional care, ensuring that Ifeel comfortable. I highly recommend emc last 20 years we are regular patients. Special thanks & lots love to Dr C N Mohanan Nair sir
Excellent experience!! Am very happy to say about emc... Very kind hearted doctors , nurses, and all other staffs.... Special mention to our Dr T. V Ravi 🙏🏻... Such a beautiful soul...he was our only hope once we are in a cruel situation.. Thanku sir....Dr Dineesh kammath, Dr aju mathew, Dr Susan john, Dr pradeep kumar etc are also the wonderful doctors... I really recommend to all my friends and family🙏🏻