The Global Cancer Institute at Chennai operates under the aegis of the Global Health City of the Global Hospitals Group. The Global Cancer Institute, which was inaugurated by His Excellency Dr. K. Rosaiah, Honorable Governor of Tamil Nadu, is one of the best cancer hospitals in the country. The Institute, which is located at Medavakkam in the heart of Chennai, attracts patients from all over the country.
The Global Cancer Institute is a part of the Global Hospitals Group, whose Chairman & Managing Director is Dr. K. Ravindranath. It is reputed to be a complete one-stop-destination for one of the most advanced Organ-Specific Cancer and radiation therapy treatments in the world. The Global Cancer Institute offers the most comprehensive multi-super specialty Organ-Specific Cancer program with a large team of highly qualified and experienced Super Specialists.
Most of cancer care centres in India follow a traditional - vertical approach to the treatment of cancer, but at Global Hospitals the treatment design follows an integrated approach. It involves super specialists from different medical specialties forming the 'Multi Super Specialty Organ-Specific Cancer Care.'
The Department of Medical Oncology of the Global Cancer Institute at Global Hospitals, Chennai is one of the six approaches to provide end-to-end Cancer care services starting from diagnosis, through treatment, disease management and rehabilitation. The uniqueness of the Institute lies in its efforts to treat the cancers of different organs of the body with different but comprehensive procedures.
The Institute has the world's most advanced radiation therapy machine - TrueBeam STx, which offers aradical new approach with radiation treatment options for even the most-difficult-to-treat cancers. Global Hospitals is on a constant quest to bring to its patients the best treatments in the form of clinical expertise and technology.