Surgical Oncology

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Surgical Services

Head and Neck Surgeries (30%)-(dedicated microvascular reconstruction program)

  • Oral, Oro pharyngeal, laryngeal and hypo pharyngeal surgeries for head and neck cancers
  • Laryngeal conservation procedures
  • All varieties of neck dissections
  • Thyroid, parathyroid and parotid surgeries
  • Advanced microvascular reconstructions by dedicated plastic surgery team.

Abdominal and Thoracic Surgeries ( 25%)

  • Esophageal cancer surgeries are common. Trans thoracic- VATS mobilized esophagectomy is the most common surgery we perform, followed by Ivor lewis esophago gastrectomy. Lately we have started doing extended nodal dissections as part of esophageal resections
  • We operate around 1-2 major lung resections per month-usually lobectomies.
  • Gastric and colonic surgeries are very common with most anastomosis performed with various stapling techniques and also laparoscopic surgeries
  • Whipple’s pancreactico duodenectomy- are common and we have excellent safety record of this procedure

Breast Surgeries (30%)

  • Breast conservation surgeries for cancers amount to 35% of all breast surgeries
  • We do a blue dye sentinel node procedure
  • Modified radical mastectomies are quite common
  • Needle localization and excision for non palpable lesions
  • TRAM flap and Lattismus dorsi flap as part of primary and secondary breast reconstruction
  • Oncoplastic breast surgeries

Genito-Urinary Surgeries

  • Adrenalectomies
  • Radical cystectomies with Ileal conduits for bladder cancers- common. Have started neo bladder procedures as well
  • Wertheims hysterectomies and ovarian cytoreductive surgeries –open and laparosocpic
  • Laparoscopic total abdominal hysterectomy
  • Laparoscopic oophorectomies
  • Elective and emergency general surgical management of genito urinary disorders

Sracoma Surgeries –(large limb salvage surgery program)

  • We run one of the largest limb salvage surgery program in Karnataka and in the country as well
  • We are tied up with Ministry of defence organization Mishra dhatu nigam limited to procure titanium prosthesis for extremities
  • We also have a large series of truncal sarcomas treated at our centre

Supportive Surgical Procedures

  • Tracheostomies
  • Venous access procedures including implantable port placement
  • Emergency surgical procedures of intensive care unit
  • All minor surgical procedures like biopsies, drainage procedures are common
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy and thoracoscopies