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Aster CMI Hospital

Type: Comprehensive Cancer Centre
Address: #43/2, New Airport Road, NH-7, Sahakara Nagar, Hebbal, Bangalore, 560092,
  • Equipped to treat early and advance stage cancers (carcinomas, sarcoma, lymphoma, leukemia)
  • Has a multi-disciplinary team of oncologists (surgical, medical and radiation oncology)
  • Offers advanced infrastructure such as Robotic surgery, an advanced procedure proven to reduce recovery time for patients, and stereotactic radiosurgery, a specialized way to target small cancers e.g. in the brain
  • 88% of clinical services recommended by international standards to comprehensively treat cancer are available here
  • 11 of 12 types of specialists required to treat cancer are available
  • Average experience of treating doctors is 8 years (as specialists)

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TOP HIGHLIGHTS
  1. Multi-disciplinary team of specialists: The cancer department has all required types of oncologists to review cases together (surgical, medical and radiation oncology). This type of collaborative approach to develop a treatment plan for the patient is considered a global best practice in cancer care. Being a multi-specialty hospital, there are other specialists also available who can work closely with oncologists on case specific issues e.g. gastroentrologists, neurologists, urologists, pulmonologists etc. This is particularly important for treating advanced stage cancer that has spread to other body parts.
  2. Advanced Medical Infrastructure: The hospital has almost everything required for providing diagnostics and treatment according to international guidelines. The radiation therapy machine was purchased in 2019, and is one of the latest models with several features that are beneficial for patients. Also, this hospital is one of the few with Robotic surgery Robotics is being advocated for cancer surgery as its known to have faster recovery time for patients.
  3. Supportive Care Team: Cancer patients often need many supportive care specialists other than oncologists to deal with the treatment. Aster has departments for mental health specialists for counselling patients and families, a nutrition dept. for customizing diets, a rehabilitation dept. with different types of specialists such as physiotherapy for recovery post treatment. These supporting departments play an important role in cancer.
  4. Financing Options: Aster launched the Aster financing service, a way for needy patients to fund treatments through loans. These loans are facilitated via Bajaj Finsev and Federal Bank, installment repayment options are made available to patients. According to Aster finance service, the interest on the loan is borne by Aster.

 

PHOTOS AND VIDEOS OF ASTER CMI HOSPITAL

 

 

Gamma Camera / SPECT used in cancer diagnostics

 

Robotic Surgery Machine used in cancer surgical treatments

The hospital has almost all clinical services (basic, specialized, super-specialized) recommended by international standards for cancer treatment. We looked at 43 services required for cancer treatment, Aster CMI has 88% of these.
 
Below are the list of clinical services required for cancer treatment and are available here:
Category Diagnostic & Prepatatory Tests
Services History & Physical Exam
Mammography
X-ray
Ultrasound
Pathology
Histology
Biopsy
Lifestyle Counseling
Surgery
Chemotherapy
Basic Palliative Care
Specialized Services(Basic+) CT
PET CT
Endoscopy
Professional Genetic Counseling
Lifestyle Counseling
Nutritional Counseling Dietitian
Laparoscopic Surgery
External Beam Radiation Therapy
Palliative RT
Rehabilitation and Occupational Therapy
We looked at 28 latest medical infrastructure recommended by industry experts as latest advancements for cancer. Aster CMI has 93% of latest infrastructure.
 
Most medical infrastructure is available, including Robotic surgery which is being advocated in cancer surgeries as its has faster recovery time for patients. Capsule endoscopy is a high-end diagnostic procedure to image areas which are hard to reach with more comfort to patients. This is being offered by only a few hospitals, available here.
Clinical trials are helpful for some patients and globally encouraged as an option for some, however, currently Aster CMI does run clinical trials.
 
The following infrastructure is available at Aster CMI:
Type Infrastructure
BasicChemotherapy
Oncology General Surgery OT
General Radiation therapy
Pathology
Histology
Cytology
Immunohistochemistry Immunopathology
Ultrasound
Xray
PETCT
SpecialisedGeneral Radiation therapy LINAC
SRS Stereotactic Radiosurgery
CT simulator / RT CT / wide bore CT
Professional Genetic Testing
Biopsy
Core Needle Biopsy
MRI 1.5T or more
Xray digital detector
CT min 16 slice
 
Aster CMI has the following patient services:
 
  • 24x7 Emergency Room
  • ICU
  • Ambulance
  • Digitized Patient Records HIS
  • Home pick up for lab sample
  • Online test report delivery
  • Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Department
  • Private Insurance accepted
  • TPA Desk
  • International Outstation patient helpdesk
Aster CMI has a multi-disciplinary team of oncologists to treat cancer. This type of treatment approach with multiple specialists is considered a global best practice in cancer treatment.
 
The hospital has a separate super-specialty department with specialists who are often needed to work with cancer teams e.g. neurosurgery, urology, gasteroenterology, pulmonology etc.. Palliative care specialists are specialized doctors who work with patient during treatment and recovery to provide relief from symptoms such as pain. There is no dedicated palliative care specialist currently at Aster CMI, however they do have oncologists who have taken additional training in palliative treatments.
 
The following specialists are required for cancer treatment and available here:
  • Surgical oncologist
  • Gastroenterologist
  • Urology surgeon
  • Urologist
  • Thoracic surgeon
  • Neurosurgeon
  • Neurologist
  • Pulmonologist
  • Plastic surgeon
  • Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon
  • Medical oncologist
  • Radiation oncologist
  • Stoma care specialists
  • Onco-pathologist
  • Radiologist
  • Professional Genetic Counselor
  • Mental Health Professional
  • Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation
  • Dietitian
  • Tumor Board

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