BLK Cancer Centre >> Treatment Offered >> Radiation Oncology
BLK Super Speciality Hospital is the proud home to Cyber-knife VSI ® - Asia`s first and world`s seventh installation of its kind. The Cyber-knife VSI is a Whole Body, Robot Guided, Radio Surgery System which offers the miraculously accurate and precise Radiosurgery for even in-operable tumors - such as tumors in the lung, relatively inaccessible areas of the brain, spine and prostrate. The system offers extremely accurate non-invasive and painless treatment to the patients. In addition, the Centre has installed the latest generation PET CT Scan to aid accurate diagnosis and treatment of a multitude of diseases. Besides the Cyber-knife VSI , BLKCC`s Department of Radiotherapy has the latest Trilogy Tx Linear Accelerator, offering state-of-the-art IGRT, IMRT, 3DCRT, Stereotactic RT and High Dose Rate Brachytherapy.
TRILOGY TX Linear Accelerator is equipped with Volumetric radiotherapy planning called RAPID ARC. This treatment not only reduces the daily Treatment time on the machine but also helps in saving normal tissues around the tumor to a higher extent as compared to other techniques.
We offer our patients one of the most modern Radiotherapy techniques available in India. With these techniques it is possible to treat the tumour and keep the radiation dose to the surrounding healthy tissues to the minimum. This leads to high cure rates with minimal complications. The Centre has a well-qualified team of professionals, including Radiation Oncologists, Medical Physicists and Technologists who are experts in delivering these highly precise techniques. The Centre is equipped with the most advanced Radiation Therapy equipments including CyberKnife VSI, Trilogy Tx Linear Accelerator, HDR Brachytherapy and facility for Total Body Irradiation (TBI).