Hematology-Oncology is a medical specialty that involves in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of blood diseases (hematology), blood cancers (oncology), and research into them. These include blood cancers (leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma), disorders associated with low hemoglobin (various types of anemia), bleeding disorders, and other rare diseases.
We at Kaizen provide advanced care for all the known hemato-oncological conditions by top-class physicians with considerable experience. The department aims to deliver the best oncology care in a supportive and compassionate way to all our patients and to advance the treatment and prevention. Through innovative research, we are also broadening our efforts into hematopoietic stem cell transplants such as bone marrow, peripheral blood stem cell and umbilical cord blood transplants. Kaizen also have multidisciplinary laboratories and a blood bank for creating all the necessary requirements for the successful treatment of patients with blood diseases of varying severity.
We are specialized in treating the following conditions:
- Acute and chronic leukemia: Leukemia is a broad term for cancers that develops in the blood-forming cells, including bone marrow and the lymphatic system. Acute leukemia is a rapidly progressing blood cancer and is more common among children. Chronic leukemia progress more slowly and is mostly seen in adults. We have a multidisciplinary team to create a patient’s overall treatment plan that combines different types of treatments. The care plan usually includes treatment options, management of symptoms and side effects and overall health care.
- Myelomas and Plasma Cell Disorders: Myelomas are a type of blood cancer that begins in the bone marrow cells known as plasma cells while plasma cell disorders also known as plasma cell proliferative diseases are a group of conditions caused due to monoclonal proliferation of plasma cells that produces large quantity of antibodies.
The line of treatment and techniques that kaizen uses include chemotherapy, hormone therapy, biological therapy and various other complex chemotherapy procedures such as chemoimmunotherapy and peripheral stem cell transplants to patients from all age groups.
- Myeloproliferative Neoplasms: These are rare group of blood cancers that occur when the body makes too many white or red blood cells, or platelets. There are mainly six types of chronic myeloproliferative neoplasms.
A successful treatment plan requires the development of an accurate diagnosis. Our Hemato-oncology is renowned for their expertise in blood disease diagnosis. Even the rarest disorders have been dealt by experts with utmost precision. Kaizen provides a one-stop-solution for cancer diagnosis and treatment and recovery to help patients live life normally.