Rela Institute of Medical Sciences created the Department of Surgical Oncology to provide advanced surgical treatment for cancer patients and to foster cancer research and education. This is one of the very few departments dedicated to surgical oncology in Chennai. The objectives of this department are to provide the most comprehensive, progressive surgical management available for patients with cancer; to educate students, residents, and doctors in these methods; and to expand research in cancer or similar diseases.
To provide the best treatment, our surgical oncologists opt for multidisciplinary treatments and procedures that have high rates of success as these are steeped in modern research medical advances. Our department keeps track of the latest research in Surgical Oncology and effectively implements these into the treatment of patients.
Oncology Treatment & Procedures:
Mastectomy and Breast reconstruction
Ovarian Cytoreductive surgery and HIPEC in recurrent epithelial ovarian cancer
Sarcoma compartmental resection
Head and neck composite resection with free flap reconstruction