The Department of Medical Oncology at Continental Hospitals offers evidence-based in treatment & care for all types of cancers. With state-of-the-art infrastructure, expert panel of doctors, and world class facilities, Continental Hospitals is one of the best hospitals in Hyderabad for cancer treatment.
Oncology is the branch of medicine that specializes in the diagnosis & treatment of cancers and Continental Hospital is known to be the best medical oncology hospital in Hyderabad. With medical oncology being one of the three oncology branches of cancer treatment. The Department of Medical Oncology employs clinical interventions such as chemotherapy, hormone therapy, and other drugs for the treatment of cancers. Radiation oncology and surgical oncology are the other two specialties which use radiation and surgery, respectively, for cancer treatment.
The Department of Medical Oncology stands at the forefront of comprehensive cancer care, dedicated to providing compassionate, personalized, and innovative treatment strategies for patients facing various types of cancer. Our multidisciplinary team of experts comprises oncologists, nurses, researchers, and support staff who work collaboratively to deliver world-class care.
At the heart of our approach lies a patient-centric focus, where we tailor treatment plans to meet the unique needs of each individual. We integrate cutting-edge medical advancements with a holistic approach to address not just the physical aspects but also the emotional and psychological well-being of our patients and their families.
Precision Medicine: Leveraging genetic profiling and advanced diagnostic tools to identify targeted therapies for specific types of cancer, thereby optimizing treatment effectiveness.
Chemotherapy and Immunotherapy: Offering a wide range of chemotherapy and immunotherapy options, including novel agents and combination therapies, to combat cancer cells and boost the body's immune response.
Clinical Trials: Providing access to groundbreaking clinical trials and innovative treatments, allowing eligible patients the opportunity to benefit from the latest advancements in oncology.
Palliative Care: Focusing on enhancing the quality of life for patients and their families by managing symptoms, providing pain relief, and offering emotional support throughout the cancer journey.
Survivorship Programs: Tailored programs designed to support patients post-treatment, addressing the unique challenges and needs faced by cancer survivors.
Our team of board-certified medical oncologists brings together extensive experience and expertise across various cancer subtypes. With a commitment to staying at the forefront of research and technology, they ensure patients receive the most advanced and evidence-based care possible.
Research and Innovation
The Department of Medical Oncology is dedicated to advancing the field of oncology through ongoing research initiatives and collaborations. We actively participate in clinical trials, seeking to discover new treatments, improve existing therapies, and ultimately enhance outcomes for cancer patients.
Understanding that a cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming, we prioritize clear communication and patient education. We strive to empower our patients with information, support, and resources to make informed decisions about their care.
A cancer of blood-forming tissues, adversely affecting body's ability to fight infection.
Abnormal & uncontrolled growth of cells in the brain that may be cancerous or benign.
The most common cancer form amongst men, that affects the prostate gland.
Liver cancer is a life-threatening condition, with abnormal growth is seen in the liver.
The most common cancer amongst women originating in the breast tissue.
Malignant cells found in the thyroid gland commonly evidenced with a lump.
Called squamous cell carcinomas affecting the mouth, throat and other regions of the neck.
A wide array of cancers and tumors affecting stomach, liver, intestines, pancreas & others
Women specific cancer of the cells in the cervix, which is the lower part of the uterus.
Cancer of the cells & tissues in the oral cavity, the tongue, and the back of the palate
Cancers that originate in the lungs, and is one of most common cancer forms worldwide.
Cancer of the esophagus, a long tube like structure connecting mouth to the stomach.
A wide array of cancers and tumors affecting the organs of the gastrointestinal tract.
Cancers & tumors originating in the pancreas and is often detected at an advanced stage.
Cancers that develop in the peritoneum that lines the abdominal cavity from the uterus.
Imaging technique that employs radiotracers injected into the bloodstream to detect the presence of cancerous cells in the body
Includes computed tomography (CT) scans, X-rays, ultrasound, mammogram, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans.
Analysis of blood, urine and other body fluids samples to check for tumor markers and detect the presence of cancerous cells.
Incision of a small piece of tissue to be analyzed in a laboratory for ascertaining if a tumor is either cancerous or benign.
An endoscopy helps screen the tract and the abdominal cavity for tumors using a thin tube inserted through the oral cavity.
A colposcopy is a cervical cancer test to examine the cervix and helps detect the presence of cancerous cells in the cervix.
Excellence in patient care & the endeavor for the best patient outcomes, are the twin objectives of the department of medical oncology.
The facilities at Continental Hospitals for Medical Oncology include :
"My mother had a bilateral knee replacement surgery done here. We are very happy with results. Dr Ram Mohan Reddy was very efficient, supportive and patient friendly. The nursing staff was caring and attended all the needs efficiently. Many thanks to nurses Beaula, Anupama and Anna who made our stay comfortable"
"Dear continental Hospital Family. I really appreicate to all the staff of Continental Hospital in India, Hydrabad. Special thanks to Dr Ajay Reddy, Neorosurgery specialist who did succesful operation to my daughter Salmo regarding on very serious tumor on her back. I am again very grateful to all continenal hospital staff in general and Nurse Saktht in particular, because she gave us good medical services pre and post operation. Furthemore , I was very much impressed with good hospitality, medical and recovery and humanity services which the hospital is providing. Finally, I recommed that all patients suffering from neorological problems visit to continental hospital."
"I’ve taken my mother for her access port removal surgery with hundreds of questions in mind which were answered not in words but by putting into actions not just by the Surgeon, Dr. Praveen K Reddy but also each and every staff member. I would like to thank each one of them here for all the support they’ve given to us during these tough times. Dr. Praveen is an amazing person who takes care of his patients as family members. Dr. Praveen’s assistant Mary is one such sweet lady supported us right from the admission through the billing and discharge. The IPD 4th floor team (Floor Manager: Karabi Duty Medical Officer: Dr. Sai Nursing Manager: Nikita) made sure of our comfortable stay in the Hospital which is very rare. Thank you so much team. An unforgettable moment is when all the surgical team members came into the Suite with a cake to celebrate my mother’s birthday. I can’t thank enough for this. Thank you so much Dr. Praveen garu for everything."
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