Radiation Oncology Program
The radiation therapy is administered to kill cancer cells after removing the affected area in a surgical pro-cedure. BLK Super Speciality Hospital has an exclusive Radiation Oncology Program which is backed by hi-tech and world class equipment. We are Asia’s first hospital and world’s seventh in having the most ad-vanced Cyber-Knife VSI ®. The cyber knife is a whole body, robot-guided radiosurgery system which helps doctor in conducting accurate, non-invasive and painless treatment for complex tumors in lung and other inaccessible parts like brain, spine and prostate. We also have latest PET CT Scan facility which is effective in diagnosing and treating multiple diseases.
TRILOGY TX Linear Accelerator
Trilogy TX Linear Accelerator is one of the main highlights of the Department of Radiotherapy at BLK in offering most advanced and modern radiotherapy techniques in India. Along with that our radiotherapy department also has IGRT, IMRT, 3DCRT, Stereotactic RT, High Dose Rate Brachytherapy and a facility for Total Body Irradiation (TBI).
The Trilogy TX Linear Accelator is used in volumetric radiotherapy planning called RAPID ARC. The treat-ment has minimal side-effects as the radiation dose does not affect healthy tissues adversely. The treat-ment also reduces the treatment time and saves normal tissues around a tumor.