ONCOLOGYPrevention, Diagnosis and Treatment of Cancer
A branch of medicine that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. It includes medical oncology (the use of chemotherapy, hormone therapy, targeted therapy and other drugs to treat cancer), radiation oncology (the use of radiation therapy to treat cancer), and surgical oncology (the use of surgery and other procedures to treat cancer).
Medical Oncology (MO) utilizes the results of clinical and experimental research, particularly with experimental therapeutics with the field of immunotherapy and chemotherapy. It is a very innovative area, where new medicines and pathways are being explored.
Radiation Oncology (RO) radiotherapy is a medical speciality that involves the controlled use of radiation to treat cancer either for cure, or to reduce pain and other symptoms caused by cancer. Cyber knife radio surgery is available in Karachi.
Surgical Oncology (SO) is the use of surgery to treat cancer. Surgery is done to biopsy and later remove the tumors. Not all cancers can be treated with surgery. However, surgery may be the only treatment for some patients. For many people, surgery is used along with other treatments. If the cancer is localized, then surgery is more beneficial, In advanced disease, it is used for debulking and sometimes to relieve obstruction.
Dr. Hassan Pervez is an oncologist and a hematologist. Oncologist is a doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating people who have cancer. If you have cancer, an oncologist will design a treatment plan based on detailed pathology reports that say what type of cancer you have, how much it has developed, how fast it is likely to spread, and what parts of your body are involved. Medical oncologists treat cancer using chemotherapy, hormonal therapies, biological therapies and the targeted treatments. People often think of the medical oncologist as their primary cancer doctor. Medical oncologists help their patients manage side effects, and they help monitor and maintain well-being. A lot of the time, patients follow up with their medical oncologists after treatment is complete.
Dr. Hassan Pervez also oversee the patient’s general care, treatment and regularly monitor the patient’s general health, evaluating the results of ongoing treatments and managing any complications that may arise. Moreover, by tracking the patient’s progress, he is the first one to determine whether there are special needs to be met or not.
Common Oncology Diseases
Anal Canal Cancer
Salivary Gland Cancer
Head & Neck Cancer
Gall Bladder Cancer
Bile Duct Cancer
Gastro Intestinal Stromal Tumor
Gall Bladder Cancer
Dr. Hassan Pervez provide comprehensive consultation and treatment of various blood related cancers and diseases mentioned above. Dr. Hassan Pervez specializes in the treatment and management of blood cancers and other types of blood disorders. Dr. Hassan provides cancer care of both outpatients and admitted patients at National Hospital & Medical Center, DHA, Lahore.