Surgical Oncology

What is surgical oncology?

Surgical oncology is a discipline of medicine that deals with treating cancers through the means of surgery. Historically surgery has been the first and oldest method of treatment of all kinds of tumours, cancerous or otherwise, Surgical Oncology is a sub-speciality of surgery utilizing surgical techniques and interventions to treat various forms of cancer. Surgical oncology involves diagnosis and staging work up, surgical treatment and post op care, follow up of cancer as well as cancer screening – cancer awareness raising and clinical research. Apart from curative surgical resections, surgical oncology also involves various palliative procedures to relieve pain, improve nutrition and quality of life when cure is beyond our hands.

Surgical Oncology Therapies
Surgical oncology encompasses a variety of surgical procedures designed to treat cancer. The choice of surgery depends on factors such as the type and stage of cancer, its location, and the overall health of the patient. Here are some common surgical procedures in the field of surgical oncology.

Sarcoma surgery removes tumors in bones, muscles, and other connective tissues.


It provides comprehensive care for children, including neonates, led by experienced surgeons.


It addresses this serious skin cancer, often involving lymph node removal if it has spread.

HPB Surgery

It tackles cancers in the pancreas, liver, gallbladder, and bile ducts.


It offers direct chemotherapy for gastric cancers, proving highly effective.


It removes cancerous tumors and includes hormonal therapy for endocrine cancers.


It manages conditions of the rectum, anus, and colon, focusing on cancer removal.

Acute Care for Surgery

Acute care provides vital services to improve outcomes for cancer patients.

7 Major O.T.
1 Minor O.T.
Endoscopy Facilities
Laparoscopy Facilities
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Radio-Oncology
  • Patho-Oncology
Surgical Oncology

Surgical oncology Cutting-edge care for cancer patients through precise tumor removal and treatment, led by skilled surgical oncologists.

  • State of the art, fully equipped operation theatres
  • Dedicated 14 bedded ICU & 7 bedded HDU
  • All types of cancer surgeries including organ preservation and microvascular reconstruction

Radiation Oncology

Radiation oncology utilizes targeted radiation beams to treat cancer by destroying malignant cells while preserving surrounding healthy tissue, offering an essential modality in cancer therapy

  • Dual & single energy linear accelerator
  • Rapid arc
  • Brachy therapy
  • Respiratory motion management
  • Dedicated planning 4d CT scan
  • Electron Treatment

Medical Oncology

Harnessing drugs and therapies to combat cancer’s progression and improve patients’ lives.

  • Dedicated day care chemotherapy center
  • Administration of all types of chemotherapy, targeted therapy, immunotherapy, hormonal therapy
  • Dedicated 5 bedded medical ICU with advanced critical care support

Radio Oncology

Pioneering imaging for precise cancer diagnosis, treatment guidance, and therapy monitoring.

  • Digital X-ray
  • Portable X-ray
  • Digital Mammography
  • Dedicated diagnostic CT scan
  • MRI
  • CT, MRI guided diagnostic procedure and therapeutic intervention
  • USG with colour Doppler & elastography


Onco-pathology is a specialized branch of pathology that involves the examination of tissue samples, biopsies, and cells to diagnose and understand the molecular characteristics of cancer, aiding in treatment decisions and patient care.

  • Frozen section
  • Immunohistochemistry (IHC)
  • Histopathology
  • Cytopathology / FNAC

Types of Cancer Treated by Surgical Oncology
Breast Cancers

We after all kinds of surgeries for breast cancer like mastectomy, breast conservation, chemoPORT placement as well as breast reconstruction.

Gynaecological Cancers

We offer surgeries for uterus, ovaries, ovarian tubes, cervix , external genitalia. This also includes cytoreductive surgeries for advanced ovarian malignancies.

Thoracic Cancers

We offer surgeries for cancer of lungs, esophagus, mediastinal and chest wall tumours.

Skin and Soft tissue Cancers

We offer surgeries for cancers of skin, soft tissue sarcomas and retroperitoneal sarcomas including multivisceral resections.

Urological Cancers

We offer surgeries for cancers of kidney, adrenal glands, urinary tract and bladder, penis and testicular tumours. This includes various radical as well as conservative surgical resections and lymph node dissections

Hepato-pancreatico-biliary (HPB) cancer

We offer surgeries for cancers of liver, pancreas, bile ducts – gallbladder and stomach.

Colorectal Cancers

We offer surgeries for small and large intestines, rectum and anal canal including cytoreductive surgeries, multivisceral resections and exenterations .

Head and Neck Cancers

Head and Neck Cancer Surgery at Rajkot Cancer Society (RCS) represents a specialized focus on comprehensive and advanced surgical interventions for cancers affecting the head and neck region.

Why Choose The Rajkot Cancer Society?

RCS boasts of an excellent surgical team consisting of young, energetic, dedicated full time surgical oncologists who are trained at apex institutes of India. They are fully capable of handling all types of cases with utmost care, precision and professionalism as well as compassionate, ethical and humane approach.

We take immense pride in the fact that we provide comprehensive cancer care of the highest standard under one roof. Our clinical team is ably supported by qualified and caring nursing staff, administration and housekeeping staff who work tirelessly to make the journeys of patients as smooth as possible.


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