Department of Medical Oncology at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Cancer Hospital offers good treatment modalities including autologous and allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplant. There is a substantial patient workload, which is taken care by highly qualified, and Experienced Medical Oncologist & Pediatric Oncologists and Hematologist who work full time for this institute only. Regular teaching programmes are being undertaken to train the resident staff and students registered for super specialty degree (DNB) in Medical Oncology. Facilities are available to undertake outpatients' chemotherapy in specialized day care units. Specially trained nursing staff assists in administration of chemotherapy in both day care as well as inpatients.
Chemotherapy Drug mixing is done at a separately designated area under laminar air flow to ensure patient & staff safety to prevent health hazards. In order to make administration of chemotherapy safe and more patient friendly, use of central catheters and ports is a routine in the department.
This department is backed by excellent radiotherapy and surgical oncology departments for multimodality treatment.
In our institute all types of chemotherapy have been doing for solid tumour and all types of Leukemia, Lymphoma, Myeloma, Aplastic Anaemia, chronic ITP etc for both male and female patients.
In few words, a good treatment is being offered to patient at a reasonable cost with in their affordable limit.