Cancer Treatment (Oncology)
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Cancer is a devastating affliction, the frequency of which is gradually increasing all over the world. Although it differs according to the type of cancer and where it occurs, cancer may be cured if properly intervened at the right time. The correct treatment, aided by professionals and the right technology can provide critical life support to cancer patients.
However, this situation also means cancer patients must go through a long and complicated process. Cancer patients receive the most significant support from medical institutions. Medical institutions specialized in the treatment of cancer must have experienced and specialized personnel, a wealth of medical knowledge, devices manufactured with state-of-the-art technology, modern medical methods and infrastructure systems that will allow coordination between specialists. Adopting this approach, Acıbadem Health Group has taken big steps towards cancer treatment.
The Multidisciplinary Approach (For effective solutions in cancer treatment)
The most effective solutions in the treatment of cancer are obtained under a multidisciplinary approach because oncology is an area that requires the collaboration and co-decision of many branches of science. The consultation of physicians in different branches is extremely important in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer and requires close teamwork. In multidisciplinary structures, specialists in different branches come together, reach a joint decision and share the responsibility. As a result, centers working under a multidisciplinary structure obtain more successful results in the treatment and follow-up of cancer that is in the field of oncology.
The Multidisciplinary approach in Acıbadem Hospitals The diagnosis and treatment of all cancers is evaluated under a multidisciplinary approach in Acıbadem Cancer Centers. The services offered in the centers include scanning programs for the early diagnosis of cancer, identifying people who are healthy but at risk of cancer and informing these people and their relatives about cancer prevention.
Acıbadem Hospitals – serving cancer patients with world class technology.
Acıbadem Healthcare Group has brought the latest technology to Turkey. With its developed technology, its technological devices and wealth of knowledge and experience, Acıbadem Hospitals offers its patients state-of-the-art technologies the world has reached on the diagnosis and treatment of cancer.
Acıbadem Healthcare Group carries radiation oncology treatment in 5 hospitals. These hospitals are as follows: Maslak and Kozyatağı Hospitals in Istanbul, Bursa, Adana and Kayseri Hospitals outside of Istanbul.
The Gamma Knife device, used for the treatment of brain tumors, offers service in Acıbadem Kozyatağı Hospital and the CyberKnife device, used for the treatment of tumors in the brain and in other parts of the body, offers service in Acıbadem Maslak Hospital. In addition, cancer patients are treated with the first and only Rapidarc device, which reduces the treatment duration to 1-2 minutes, again in Acıbadem Maslak Hospital.
Most Common Types of Cancer
- Oral Cavity Cancers
- Lung Cancer
- Brain Tumor
- Skin Cancer
- Throat ( Larynx ) Cancer
- Liver Cancer
- Bone Tumors
- Colon and Rectal Cancer
- Breast Cancer
- Bladder Cancer
- Stomach Cancer
- Pancreatic Cancer
- Pediatric Oncology & Hematology
- Prostate Cancer
- Endometrial ( Uterus ) Cancer
- Cervical ( Cervix ) Cancer
- Thyroid Cancer
- Ovarian Cancer