Comprehensive cancer service including diagnostics, surgery, chemotherapy, brachytherapy and symptom management. We offer a comfortable and friendly environment tailored to suit the needs of all cancer patients. The well-established multidisciplinary team provides holistic care to the patient throughout their cancer journey. Some nurses rotate between the inpatient ward and the day case unit, this has a dual benefit of providing continuity for patients and facilitating ongoing professional development.
There are a number of medical and clinical oncologists who have admitting rights to the services and therefore we provide treatment for the following types of cancer:
Head & Neck
Pancreatic and Hepatobilitary
Upper GI (Gastrointestinal)
The Chemotherapy Day Unit
This spacious and modern specialized unit has state of the art chemotherapy equipment. The professional and highly skilled team of senior nurses provides a supportive environment for all patients receiving chemotherapy and related treatments such as hormonal therapy and immunotherapy. The facility includes two fully equipped consulting rooms for outpatient consultations, a patient information area and a complementary therapies room.
The Inpatient Cancer Services
Patients may undergo surgical (particularly breast and maxilliofacial), medical or diagnostic and interventional radiology procedures. All of our staff is qualified as cancer nursing practitioners giving them the necessary skills to ensure your treatment is administered safely. There is a sitting room available for visitors to use during the patients stay.
Varma Vegesna, Managing Director, Lazarus Hospital
World Kidney Day 2011 hosted in Lazarus Hospital,