Paediatric Oncology Program
No one can see a child in pain and when a child is diagnosed with cancer it not only gives a jolt to parents but makes everyone feel miserable. Compassion comes naturally when you see a child, at BLK Super Speciality Hospital’s Oncology program for children you will find compassion at every corner. Paediatric Oncology program gives exclusive attention to children with cancer. Our Paediatric oncologists deal with diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care of children by providing them support and care at every step in battling cancer; here we take care of:
- Cancers including leukaemia, lymphomas, brain and bone tumours.
- Disorders of blood cells including white cells, red cells and platelets.
- Bleeding disorders.
At the paediatric wing of the BLK Cancer centre, the focus is on extensive psychological and social support to childhood cancer patients. Not just parents, but we also take care of the ailing parents and counsel them as well. Here, we offer immunotherapy, targeted therapy in combination with chemotherapy to kill cancer from its root. Our holistic treatment plan not only focuses on treating cancer but also taking care of child who is struggling with side-effects of chemotherapy.
We offer cutting edge treatment with our highly advanced equipment like IMRT, IGRT, Cyber Knife and evaluate each patients for the amount and duration of radiation to be given in order to kill cancer cells or tumor and also not affecting the healthy tissues simultaneously.