Shalby Hospitals Launches Radiation Therapy Centre In Rajasthan
Shalby Hospitals, (Shalby Limited), one of the fastest growing multi-speciality tertiary care hospitals chain with leadership in Total Knee Replacement (TKR), added one more feather to its cap by launching state- of- the- art Radiotherapy Centre at its recently commissioned Shalby Jaipur Hospital for the treatment of Cancer patients.
The Department of Oncosciences at Shalby Hospital Jaipur has launched its Radiotherapy Centre on February 11, 2018, equipped with Varian Trilogy Radiotherapy machine with FFF technology, the first of its kind in Jaipur. 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. It also enables treatment of highly complex cancer types that require extreme targeting precision. The launch ceremony of this facility was done at the hands of Padma Shri and Prof. Emeritus Neurology, Dr. Ashok Panagariya, in presence of Sr. Medical Oncologist Dr. Anish Maru and other officials of Shalby Hospital, Jaipur- Mr. Amit Chauhan, Chief Operating Officer, North & Central India & Mr. Roopesh Mathur, and Chief Administrative Officer.
Trilogy (FFF) is capable of performing all high-end treatments like; Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT), Image Guided Radio Therapy (IGRT), RapidArc Therapy, Stereotactic Body Therapy (SBRT), Stereotactic Radiotherapy and Radio-surgery (SRT, SRS) and RPM GATING.
The department of Oncosciences at Shalby Jaipur is a comprehensive Cancer unit which 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 is also performed at Shalby Jaipur.
The most modern amenities of this hospital will greatly benefit the rapidly developing Jaipur City and its surrounding areas in Rajasthan, Western U.P., Punjab and Delhi.