AOI, Nangia Specialty Hospital offers precision cancer treatment

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 28 Sep 2018 10:47:08


Business Bureau,

THE American Oncology Institute (AOI) has partnered with Nangia Specialty Hospital to offer a comprehensive precision cancer care programme based on US university level standards and protocols which will make a significant difference to the way cancer care will be provided in Vidarbha region.

Announcing this here in the city, Mahesh Nangia, Founder Member and Member of Advisory Council said, “American Oncology Institute and Nangia Specialty Hospital are keen to penetrate the central region by providing treatment at affordable cost”, while speaking at a press conference on Thursday.

On the occasion, Dr Jagprag Singh Gujral, Chief Executive Officer of AOI said, “Traditionally, cancer care has been considered a terminal ailment with uncertain prognosis and poor likelihood of survival. Over the last few decades technology driven improvements in diagnosis and treatment have significantly improved survival rates. With US university level treatment processes and standards, the hospital will provide better quality outcomes through a multi-disciplinary care programme backed by latest technology and international standard treatment protocols”.

AOI is a Bengaluru-based chain of cancer hospitals founded by a team of leading oncologists at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre (UPMC) in USA. AOI conducts a joint international tumor board every week in which pathologists, oncologists, radiation therapists and surgeons from their facilities join the international team from UPMC to review such cases to ensure that patients receive optimum care. All the treatment decisions are evidence based and follow the VIA pathways and protocols that ensure that the best treatment programme is administered to each patient based on the stage of development of cancer and health of patient, Dr Gujral said.

AOI at Nangia Specialty Hospital has state-of-the art facility including 100 beds capacity spread over 1.18 lakh square feet. AOI uses latest technologies such as Trubeam backed by the most modern diagnostic equipments such as PET CT, GAMMA camera and digital mammograms, he added.Present were Vinayan R, Head-Marketing of AOI, Poonam Nangia, Member Advisory Council, Dr Sharad Agarwal, Facility Director, AOI, Nagpur, Keyur Patel, Head-Marketing, Akshit Nangia and Abhimanyu Nangia.
For further details, interested may contact Nangia Specialty Hospital at C1/1, MIDC Hingna, opposite MIA Centre for Sports and Recreation (Phone number: 0712-3301111).