Completion of 2000 Surgeries by Medica Oncology.
Hats off to our incredible Medica Oncology team!
Celebrating the completion of 2000 surgeries, each one a testament to our commitment to excellence in Cancer care.
Here’s to many more milestones ahead!
Importance of Early Diagnosis of Breast Diseases by Dr. Pooja Agarwal at Agartala
Dr. Pooja Agarwal, Consultant – Breast Surgery, spoke on the topic, Importance of Early Diagnosis of Breast Diseases, at an Academic event held at Tripura Medical College and Dr. BR Ambedkar Teaching Hospital in Agartala.
During her talk, she highlighted the importance of identifying breast diseases early on, which can enable individuals to take appropriate measures to prevent cancer and lead a healthy life in the future.
A Health Talk on Breast Cancer at Deepika Home of Hope, Barasat, Kolkata
Dr. Pooja Agarwal conducted a Health talk on May 13th, 2023 at the Deepika Home of Hope in Barasat, Kolkata.
Dr. Agarwal, Consultant – Breast Surgery, provided information on the symptoms of breast cancer, its early detection, diagnosis, and methods for prevention.
Bladder Cancer Support Group Event
To celebrate Life Beyond Bladder Cancer during Bladder Cancer Awareness Month, MedicaOncology hosted a Bladder #Cancer Survivors Meet.
Here are a few images from the occasion where we recognised and praised these cancer survivors, who serve as the face of a cancer-free tomorrow.
Health Check-up Camp on Preventive Oncology
A Health Check-up Camp was organized on Preventive Oncology for Cancer Awareness. Dr. Suman Kumari, Consultant Preventive Gynae Oncologist, took care of the patients and educated them on prevention and awareness.
The total number of patients seen by Dr. Kumari was 6.
Medica Hospital participated in 26th FPA Annual Conference at the ITC Royal Bengal in Kolkata
Speaking on various cancer-related topics at the 26th FPA Annual Conference on February 19, 2023 at the ITC Royal Bengal in Kolkata, Dr. Abhay Kumar, Senior Consultant & Head (Urology, Surgical Oncology, Robotic Surgery);
Dr. Arindam Mondal, Consultant- Surgical Oncologist (Lung Cancer, Gastro & Thoracic ) and Dr. Dipanjan Chatterjee, Director of the ECMO and Transplant Programme (Heart and Lung), and Head of the Department of Cardio-Pulmonary-Critical Care, represented Medica Hospital.
“Breast Cancers & Prevention” at Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd. by Dr. Pooja Agarwal
On March 10th, 2023, Dr. Pooja Agarwal spoke on the theme “Breast Cancers & Prevention” at an event held at Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd.
She discussed how to diagnose breastcancer and prevent it for a better lifestyle with healthy feminine care.
The event was attended in person by about 40 people.
CME on Onco-Fertility by Dr. Arunava Roy in collaboration with ISAR ( Bengal)
Reminiscing about a historic event that took place on April 8, 2023, when #MedicaOncology, in collaboration with ISAR (Bengal), conducted the first-ever CME on #Oncofertility.
Reputable oncologists, infertility experts, and gynaecologists came together to explore how to keep young women’s fertility after cancer treatment. This occasion provided a fantastic chance to spread knowledge and offer cancer sufferers all-encompassing care.
Felicitation of Dr. Arunava Roy on behalf of Kolkata Gynecological Oncology Trials and Translational Research Group
On behalf of Kolkata Gynecological Oncology Trials and Translational Research Group (KOLGO Trg) at Mayfair, Siliguri, Dr Ashima Mukhopadhyay felicitated Dr Arunava Roy, Senior Consultant & Head (Gynecologic Oncology & Women Cancer Initiative).
Medica Oncology organizes a Walkathon for SBI
Medica organised an awareness walkathon that started from Deshapriyo Park and ended at Nazrul Manch, Kolkata on 26th Nov, 2022.
Cancer Awareness Walkathon on the eve of National Cancer Awareness Day
Medica Oncology a Walkathon on the eve of National Cancer Awareness Day to show support & spread awareness against cancer. This year, our theme was Palliative Care. Under the guidance of Dr Subir Ganguly, Radiation Oncologist, we are also launching Home-based Palliative Care. We were joined by Medica Hospitals with special guests, Mr Chandan Sen, Mr Kalyan Sen Barat, Mr Anupam Roy & Mr Shiboprosad Mukherjee all participated in the walkathon to show support to our cause.
Medica launches cancer support group
Medica organised an event to launch our Bladder Cancer Support Group. Dr Abhay Kumar, Head & Senior Consultant, Urology & Robotic Surgery addressed the presence of bladder cancer survivors and asked them to take the stage and share their experiences with the rest.
Medica Oncologist helps save 70-year-old with Bilateral Pleural Effusion
A 70 yeal-old woman suffering from Bilateral Pleural Effusion was admitted to Medica on June 17th, 2022. Her condition was critical but Dr Gunjesh Kumar, Consultant Oncologist along with Cardiac expert Dr Sunil Kumar and Pulmonologist Dr Yogesh Jain together worked for her recovery and cured her of her disease and breathing complications successfully.
Medica Oncologists on scene: Closed-skull operation removes tumor
Doctors in Kolkata perform the first of its kind skull-based endoscopic surgery, endoscopic trans cribriform resection on a 40-year-old farmer hailing from Murshidabad. He was diagnosed with a rare but malignant tumor called esthesioneuroblastoma. The procedure was successful and the patient was soon discharged.
Medica Oncologist, 5 others ride 3,800 km to spread awareness on cancer.
Dr Arunava Roy, Senior Consultant & Head- Gynecologic Oncology & Women Cancer Initiative, and 5 more riders travelled all the way to Leh and Ladakh to spread the message of cancer awareness & prevention. With a common passion for riding, the team from Friends on Wheels – a unit of Bengal Moto Wheel, has been taking bike trips to various destinations on different occations.