List of Top Cancer Treatment Hospitals in India: NewsLover
India is becoming a popular destination for the medical tourists, given the relatively low costs and high quality treatment in the private hospitals. Especially for cancer treatment, the country boasts of some of the best cancer treatments hospitals in the world. They offer medical expertise combined with latest technology to render patients all the possible opportunities to overcome the disease and lead a normal life again.
Here is the list of top five cancer hospitals in the country.
- Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH) is a specialty research and treatment center for cancer in situated in Parel, Mumbai. The hospital specializes in treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (A.L.L) and claims to treat and cure 99% of the A.L.L patients. It is the first hospital in India to possess P.E.T scanner in India
More than 40,000 patients from all over the country and abroad visit this hospital for treatment. Out of which nearly 70% patients are treated free of cost.
- All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi offers specialized treatment for cancer under its specialty center “Dr. B.R.A Institute – Rotary Cancer Hospital”. The hospital boasts of an esteemed panel of doctors who specialized in radiology, oncology andanesthesiology.
Besides, the center is equipped with best radiotherapy and radio diagnostic machines along with linear accelerator, stereotactic radiotherapy, intensity modulated radiotherapy and brachytherapy machines. It can accommodate 200 patients at one time.
- Apollo Cancer Hospital, Chennai
Apollo Cancer Hospital, situated in Chennai, ranks among the major cancer treatment centers across India. The hospital, equipped with modern surgical and radiation cancer specialists, is proficient in providing better surgical care to the patients.
It strives hard to render greater precision, quicker treatment delivery, flexible treatment scheduling and an advanced level of patient comfort. Till now, there are more than 150 transplantations done at the blood and bone marrow transplantation center at the Apollo Hospital.
- Nanavati Hospital
Dr. Balabhai Nanavati Hospital, situated in Vile Parle (Mumbai), is one of the best super specialty and cancer care hospital in India.
In 2013, the hospital launched its first comprehensive center in Mumbai in collaboration with HCG (Healthcare Global Enterprises Ltd.), the specialist and leading cancer care provider in India.
This cancer center is fully equipped with state-of-the-art technology for cancer treatment, which includes a dedicated cancer ward, comprehensive radiation therapy, department of histopathology anddepartment of nuclear medicine.
Besides, it also has a fully equipped surgical oncology center withAutomated Breast Volume Scanner (ABVS),64-slice PET CT machinedigital, mammography machine and specialized day care beds for patients undergoing chemotherapy.
- Gujarat Cancer and Research Institute, Ahmedabad
The Gujarat Cancer and Research Institute is an autonomous body jointly managed by the Gujarat Government and Gujarat Cancer Society. It is considered as the biggest hospital for cancer in India, with 650 beds available for cancer patients.
The hospital boasts of excellent healthcare facilities and a professional team consisting of leading oncologists for diagnosing and treating cancer.
The hospital specializes in various types of cancer treatment such as medical oncology, surgical oncology, radiation oncology, gynec-oncology, preventive oncology, neuro-oncology, nuclear medicine and radio diagnosis.