We at Yashoda Cancer Institute are committed to applying leading edge technology to treat each cancer patient with compassion and with the highest quality. We are also committed to education and research in order to advance the effectiveness of cancer treatment.
Yashoda Cancer Institute, Hyderabad, is an international quality 200 bedded Comprehensive Cancer hospital with the ultra modern treatment rendering systems, which are truly at par with developed countries. Yashoda Cancer Institute is one of the best cancer hospitals in Hyderabad, India with facility for chemotherapy, non-chemotherapy medicines, surgery, palliative care, and other related cancer care.
Department of Radiotherapy at Yashoda Cancer Institute is equipped with the world’s most recent, latest & Asia’s First Varian RapicArc Linear Accelerator, equipped with most sophisticated treatment 3D planning simulators. Yashoda Cancer Institute has a world-class team of Medical oncologists, Radiation Oncologists and surgical oncologists (Cancer specialists) trained internationally in the modern cancer treatment & care. Yashoda Cancer Institute is supported by surgeons specializing region wise i.e. separate surgeons for cancers of head & neck region, gastrointestinal or abdominal cancers, breast cancer, gynecological cancers, genitourinary cancers.
Very important part of Yashoda Cancer Institute is support from pathology and hemato-pathology laboratories and radiology. State of the art equipments and doctors trained in premier institutes of India and abroad ensure that goal. Other facilities include pain clinic to take care of severe cancer pain with tools not easily available in most hospitals. We also have programs for screening, awareness, tobacco cessation clinic, support to patients and survivors for rehabilitation. Our interest areas include, apart from other cancers, breast cancer, leukemia or blood cancers, head and neck cancers, gastrointestinal cancers, and use of non-chemotherapy medicines, cancer medicines taken by mouth, organ preservation and minimizing toxicity.
Yashoda Cancer Institute has grown to become one of the Centres of Excellence in the India. With three dedicated, independent Institutes (Somajiguda, Secunderabad & Malakpet), Yashoda Cancer Institutes cater to more than 10, 000 new cancer patients every year from all over India and neighbouring countries.
The strength of the Cancer Institute lies in our ability to offer all treatment modalities under one roof. Patients are seen and evaluated in multimodality clinics such as Head and Neck, Breast and Gynecology by a team of specialists in each malignancy. Treatment decisions are then made in multidisciplinary tumour boards where these specialists sit together and discuss the plan of treatment. The emphasis is on combining all modalities of treatment in the right combination to achieve the best results, while minimizing the side effects. The main focus is on organ conservation surgery is to improve quality of life without affecting the chances of cure.
The Radiation Oncology Department at Yashoda Cancer Institute is a centre of excellence in the country for stereotactic treatments. It is of world-class standards and has one of the most technologically advanced clinical radiation therapy programs in the world. In addition to a large team of specialized doctors and state of the art equipment, the department has the services of highly trained and board-certified radiation oncologists, physicists, dosimetrists, radiation therapists, nurses, dieticians, and other professionals in the evaluation, planning, delivery, and ongoing review of each patient’s treatment, ensuring a very high quality of comprehensive radiation treatment.