Comprehensive Care for Liver Cancer at Fortis Hospitals, Mumbai
Liver cancer is now among the fastest growing cancers in terms of incidence, especially in India. Risk factors for liver cancer include chronic infection with hepatitis B virus or hepatitis C virus, cirrhosis, excessive alcohol consumption, smoking, obesity, diabetes and genetic metabolic syndrome, and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, etc. Liver cancer is one of the top causes of cancer mortality, however, timely diagnosis and treatment can lead to better management of the condition, thereby improving survival rate for the patient.
Fortis Hospitals, Mumbai, offers comprehensive care for all stages of liver cancer. As one of the nation’s leading centres, the facility houses some of the finest specialists who have unique and deep expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of liver cancer. Besides world-class facilities, the centre is well-equipped with the most modern technology, ranging from high-end diagnostic to therapeutic endoscopic procedures, interventional radiological procedures like RFA, TACE etc, surgical interventions such as laparoscopic & robot-assisted liver surgeries to liver transplantation.
At Fortis, treatment plans are personalised for each individual patient’s case, which includes the most current advanced therapies. Patients have access to psychosocial and mental wellbeing support, health education and advanced care throughout their clinical journey, enabling a longer and better quality of life. Our surgeons adopt the latest methods to perform a large number of delicate liver cancer surgeries each year, with best clinical and surgical outcomes, at par with international standards. We understand that a multi-disciplinary approach is the most effective way to care for liver cancer patients.
Our multi-disciplinary team consists of experts across several medical specialties to give you the best treatment plan and care:
• Medical oncologists
• Radiation oncologists
• Well-trained nurses, nutritionists, physiotherapists, psychologists, and social workers, etc.
Our team of experts collaborates closely with intensive care specialists, anaesthetists, infectious diseases specialists and other medical professionals, leading to focused comprehensive care.