The Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre is a well known cancer hospital that provides the best possible cancer treatment to the people of Delhi and the surrounding regions. The premier institute, which was inaugurated by the then President of India, Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma, has treated lakhs of patients till date. The Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre is a visionary project of the Indraprastha Cancer Society and Research Centre aimed at providing the best oncological care for all those who are in need of it.
The Institute has a 302 bedded hospital, with the-state-of-the-art facility for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer and is recognized as one of the premium institutes in the country. It is the first hospital in the world to to qualify for ISO 9000 & 14001 Certification.
The philosophy of the Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre is to constantly strive towards excellence in oncology care through the use of the latest technology by highly qualified and competent physicians and surgeons. The Institute uses cutting edge technology which is reflected through the use of the Bone Marrow transplant unit, IMRT (Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy Technique), IGRT (Image Guided Radiation Therapy), Da Vinci Robotic system, and True Beam System. The latest technology targets cancer cells in tumors and even in moving organs such as the lungs, prostate and kidneys, with precision while sparing the surrounding normal healthy tissues.
The highly qualified and experienced oncology team at the Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre offers high quality diagnosis, treatment and care for cancer patients. The Institute, which has modern state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic equipment offers facilities for diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancers. A large number of patients from Nepal, Bangladesh, Srilanka, and other neighboring countries come to the Institute to avail the facilities available here.