Department of Medical Oncology is an integral part of the United Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Care Centre. Medical Oncology deals with
- Hormone therapy
- Targeted therapies
A dedicated team of experienced and foreign trained medical oncologists, oncology nursing staff and pharmacy staff are involved in the up-to-date, NCCN guideline wise management of cancer patients. Both solid and hematological malignancies are being treated here. A standard equipped day care facility and an indoor facility is available for a wide range of patients requiring chemotherapy and medical management.
Department of Radiation Oncology at the United Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Care Centre provides state of the art cancer care employing the most sophisticated radiation delivery systems including Bangladesh's only RapidArc treatment unit with capability to deliver accurate, precise, quality assured radiation therapy while simultaneously minimizing treatment related sequelae well beyond the capabilities of erstwhile treatment methods.
Treatment Technology offered includes:
- PET based RapidArc/IGRT/IMRT
- Respiratory Gating
- HDR Brachytherapy
Coupled with the best radiation delivery technology in the country the UHCCC employs the best trained personnel with wide experience and formal training in handling the most modern radiation delivery technology, including a team of overseas oncologist, physicist and technologist previously employed at premier Oncology centers in India like Tata Memorial Hospital Mumbai, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences Lucknow & Christian Medical College Vellore.