Medical Oncology is the science of treating and curing Cancer with anticancer drugs. Anticancer drugs are of various types like chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, immunotherapy, targeted monoclonal antibodies etc. These act on the Cancer cells to either kill them directly or indirectly. A combined treatment using anticancer drugs along with surgery and/or radiotherapy achieves a greater therapeutic effect.
Ruby Hall Cancer Centre has become one of the leading Centers in western India for detection, diagnosis, treatment and multidisciplinary management of Cancer.
Ruby Hall Cancer Center goes well beyond providing top quality patient care – health education and disease preventoin too are important focus areas for the clinic.
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.