Shalby Hospitals Launches Radiation Therapy Centre In Gujarat
Shalby Hospitals, (Shalby Limited), one of the fastest growing multi-specialty tertiary care hospitals chain with leadership in Total Knee Replacement (TKR), has added one more feather to its cap by launching state- of- the- art Radiotherapy Centre at its recently commissioned Naroda Shalby Hospital for the treatment of cancer patients. Naroda Shalby is the fourth multi-specialty hospital of the group in the city of Ahmedabad.
The Department of Oncology & Oncosurgery at Shalby Naroda has commissioned its Radiotherapy Centre equipped with Varian Trilogy Radiotherapy machine with FFF technology, the first of its kind in Gujarat on February 4, 2018, coinciding with World Cancer Day.
This latest model of Linear Accelerator with Flattening Filter Free (FFF) beam technology provides flexibility to clinicians to deliver conventional therapies to treat a wide range of tumors throughout the body and also enables treatment of highly complex cancer types that require extreme targeting precision.
The department of Oncology at Shalby Naroda offers a wide range of treatment lines to cancer patients including; radiation oncology, surgical oncology, palliative care, medical oncology, diagnostic and interventional radiology such as Mammography, CT Scan, advanced X-ray, USG and MRI. Biopsy for cancer detection as per approved radiology guidelines are also performed at Shalby Naroda.