"Medical Oncology"


Andhra Hospitals is the only Hospital in Vijayawada with a full fledged ONCOLOGY UNIT that caters to a wide range of Oncology cases. It is headed by a D.M. Specialist who works full time. He is ably supported by experienced Gastroenterologists who have a very good experience with a large range of surgical malignancies, especially Gastroenterological tumours like Esophageal, Gastric, Hepatic, Pancreatic, Gall bladder, Small bowel, Large bowel Malignancies.

A separate ward exists for Oncology manned by a team of Duty Doctors present 24 hrs of the day.

A team of intensivists are present in the Hospital to attend to any emergency that arises in the ward that is either disease related or therapy related and a fully equipped ICU for emergent therapy and resuscitation. In addition a full scale radio therapy unit and a chemo therapy unit are to be started to cater exclusively for Oncology patients of Andhra Hospitals. Full time working pathologist, Lab facilities and radiological facilities are also available.

BLOOD BANK attached to the Andhra Hospitals has attained official permission from the concerned authorities for "COMPONENT PREPARATION Unit" & "PLATELET PHARESIS".

Our Hospital managed all types of neonatal, Paediatric surgical emergencies including Oesophageal atresia, Tracheoesophageal fistula, Congenital diaphraghmatic hernia, Anorectal anomalies etc., with excellent results.