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Medical Oncology

Department of Medical Oncology at Nepal Cancer Hospital & Research Centre Pvt. Ltd covers a very varied clinical spectrum and offeres the highest quality and advanced oncology care in a supportive and compassionate environment to all our patients for the treatment and prevention of cancers through the protocal-based approach and onnovative reseach. Our mission is to attain excellence in clinical and basic research, cancer treatment through multidisciplinary collaboration with surgical and radiation oncology specialists. Our patients are taken care by highly qualified and experienced team of medical Oncologists, Pediatric oncologists, Hemato Oncologists, Clinical Pharmacists and dedicated Trained Nursing fanilities having and in-house Nursing Education Unit.

Patients treated by Medical Oncology ward

2015 A.D.: 1255 patients
2016 A.D.: 1494 patients
2017 A.D.: 1834 patients
2018 A.D.: 868 patients till date

Services in Medical Oncology department includes:

1) Pediatric oncology unit
2) Haematooncology unit
3) Day care unit
4) Palliative care
5) Pain Clinic
6) Home care
7) Emergency department service
8) Telemedicine
9) Tumor board
10) Cytotoxic Spill Management
11) Clinical Pharmacist
12) Chemotherapy planning
13) Chemo Mixing
14) Proper checking and Documentation
15) Cytotoxic Drug Transport
16) Charity (Bipanna Kota)
17) DVT
18) Survival Sepsis guidelines


Human Resources

Department is headed by Dr. Sudip Shrestha. MD, Senior Consultant Medical Oncologists followed by:
- Two fulltime Consultant Medical Oncologists
- One Senior Consultant Paediatric Oncologist
- One Fulltime Consultant Hemato-Oncologist
- Two Senior Registrar Medical Oncologists
- One Clinical Pharmacist
- Five Specialist Medical Onco Nurses
- Few Trained chemo mixing technician