Oncology is the medical study of cancer. Specialists in this field tend to focus on the early diagnosis of cancers, which tends to be one of the most important factors on recovery and rehabilitation. There is also now a growing medical community that discusses the reduction of risk factors helping individuals understand how to better prevent the onset of cancers.
There are many different types of cancer that can be treated by the range of techniques now at the disposal of King Edward VII’s oncologists. These include surgeries, radiotherapy, chemotherapy and targeted therapies. Some of the more common include breast cancers, lung cancers, prostate cancer and colon cancer.
Should you be diagnosed with a cancer, then you can receive treatment from some of the best consultants in the world at King Edward VII’s, giving you access to the latest treatments and techniques. Following any procedure that requires hospitalisation, you can expect the best in personal treatment from our attentive nursing team.