HCG Curie City Cancer Centre, Vijayawada, was the first comprehensive cancer care centre launched in Andhra Pradesh. The hospital has state-of-the-art technology, giving the patients access to latest technology for the treatment of cancer. The cancer centre has an integrated approach to cancer care. HCG Curie City Cancer Centre, Vijayawada gives the patients a combination of an experienced team of specialists and advanced technologies to ensure that the right treatment to treat Cancer is provided. The cancer centre provides the patients with quality cancer care through surgical oncology, radiation oncology & medical oncology and a full range of diagnostics under a single roof.
The diagnostic facility at HCG Curie City Cancer Centre, Vijayawada, is equipped with state-of-the-art imaging technology popularly known as PET-CT (Positron Emission Tomography-Computed Tomography), a nuclear imaging procedure, which is a unique combination of metabolic and functional imaging (PET) along with structural information (CT). PET-CT scan helps in early detection of tumor cells with utmost sensitivity and accuracy. A PET-CT scan is needed at every step in cancer care, starting from early diagnosis to staging, treatment response evaluation and assessment of early recurrence.
The medical oncology department delivers adjuvant chemotherapy, neo-adjuvant chemotherapy, palliative chemotherapy and targeted chemotherapy.
The Surgical oncology department is fully equipped with the latest technologies to perform surgeries like radical head and neck surgery, microvascular surgery with reconstruction, laser surgery, gynecological cancer surgery, colorectal surgery, laparoscopic cancer surgery, gastrointestinal cancer surgery, breast cancer surgery & reconstruction and urological / prostate cancer surgery.
The radiation oncology department is equipped with state-of-the-art technology, such as Linear Accelerator with 3DCRT and IMRT facility, IGRT, HDR Brachytherapy, interstitial implants and computerized treatment plan.
HCG Curie City Cancer Centre in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, also comprises of other departments which include nuclear medicine, pediatric oncology, gynecology, pain & palliative clinic and onco-pathology. The pathology services provide a comprehensive biochemistry, pathology, histopathology, cytology with in-house CT scan and ultramodern daycare unit.
HCG Curie City Cancer Centre is authorized by the state government of Andhra Pradesh and has been certified with the accreditations of Dr NTR Vaidhyaseva, ESI, ECHS, EHS, APSPDCL, Aarogya Bhadratha, FCI and all the major TPA’s.