Mahatma Gandhi cancer Hospital & Research Institute, a unit of Vizag Hospital and Cancer Research Centre Pvt. Ltd is pleased to announce its inauguration by hon’ble Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Sri. Nallari Kiran Kumar Reddy on 9th June 2011 at 1:00 P.M. The foundation stone was laid by the then Chief Minister Dr. Y.S. Raja Sekhara Reddy in May 2006.
The new facility is making itself as a centre of excellence for comprehensive cancer care and prevention by providing seamless cancer care under one roof through its services including diagnostics, state-of-the-art therapies including Surgery, Chemotherapy, Radiotherapy and symptom management to meet the needs of oncology patients. It is a unique, uni speciality corporate and one of the largest cancer hospitals in India.
Our vision is to practice evidence based medicine with multidisciplinary, high quality patient centric approach to cure, for improving the quality of life and restoring hope To treat those we serve with empathy, sensitivity and honesty in a comfortable and friendly environment tailored to suit the needs of all cancer patients. To provide holistic care from diagnosis, through all treatments to recovery and palliative care
Our priorities include prevention, screening, curing the disease, reducing the suffering, rehabilitation and research. Prevention and research are central to our mission. We conduct internationally recognized cancer research and promote the translation of basic research discoveries into new strategies to prevent, diagnose, monitor and cure cancer.
With our cutting edge technology & skilled human resources which are on par with the best cancer hospitals in India and abroad, we provide affordable and compassionate cancer care.
Our services include
Cancer screening programmes for early detection
Research including basic, translational and clinical research
Modern diagnostics including PET CT and Onco-Pathology in the near future
Surgical Oncology including State of the art Operation Theatres with all the latest equipments, High Dependency Unit, Skull Base Surgery, Limb Salvage Surgery, Plastic and Micro Vascular Reconstruction, High Definition advanced laparoscopic unit
Medical Oncology includes medical management of solid tumors, hematological and pediatric malignancies
Radiation Oncology includes
Our support services mainly include Endoscopy Services, Laboratory Services, Stoma Care, Dentistry and Prosthetics, Blood Bank with Components , Pharmacy, Psycho Social Counseling, Physical and Rehabilitation Services, Pain Clinic, Palliative Care, Home Care and Alternate Medicine.
This centre was aimed to provide the best cancer services to this part of the state and adjoining states enabling the suffering patients of this region to get the treatment at their door steps and avoiding long distance travel many times for longer durations to get the best treatment at an affordable price.
We thoroughly appreciate our NRI promoters who had invested in this project with a strong desire to serve their home land through this hospital.
We earnestly thank Hon’ble Chief Minister Sri. N. Kiran Kumar Reddy for consenting to inaugurate this facility and extending his support in this war against cancer.
We are grateful to Sri. Dharmana Prasada Rao, Hon’ble minister for Roads & Buildings and Dr. D. Purandeshwari, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Human Resources and development, Government of India, who extended their support and cooperation from the inception of this project. We heartfully appreciate their efforts in cooperating with us in our efforts to work for this noble cause.