Treatment and Diagnosis

The cancer treatment and diagnosis options depends on the type and stage of cancer, possible side effects, and the patient's preferences and overall health. In cancer care, different types of our doctors often work together to create a patient's overall treatment plan that combines different types of treatments.
The cancer treatment and diagnosis involve the following parts:

Radiotherapy

Radiotherapy department has been identified as the ‘heart of the institute’ for many years because it makes the Institute unique and specialized health Institute. Ocean Road Cancer Institute is the only Institute that provide radiotherapy treatment services in the country.. readMore

Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy is the use of drugs to destroy cancer cells. It works by keeping the cancer cells from growing and dividing to make more cells. Because cancer cells usually grow and divide faster than healthy cells, chemotherapy destroys them more.. readMore

Cancer Screening

Our aims to detect cancer before symptoms appear. This may involve blood tests, urine tests, other tests, or medical imaging. The benefits of screening in terms of cancer prevention, early detection.. readMore

Radiology

The Radiology Section came up immediately with the establishment of ORCI in 1996. It is located on the old building close to Radiotherapy Section. The section was attached to the Allied Health Sciences Department (AHSD) together with Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine.. readMore

Nuclear Medicine

Nuclear medicine is a branch of medical imaging that uses small amounts of radioactive material to diagnose and determine the severity of or treat a variety of diseases, including many types of cancers, heart disease, gastrointestinal, endocrine, neurological disorders.. readMore

Branchytherapy

This section deals with improvement of quality of life of patients and their families facing problems associated with life threatening conditions, through prevention and relief of suffering, early identification.. readMore