Ludhiana: Now on the standards of US treatment of Cancer would be done in Ludhiana, revealed Dr. Stanley Marks, a veteran in Cancer Care and currently Chairman of UPMC Cancer Care Center during his visit in the city of Ludhiana. He further informed that Cancer is increasing in youngsters due to increasing intake of the alcohol and increasing pollution is another factor which is adding to the increase in the cancer patients. But on the other side chemotherapy is also getting successful.
Dr. Mark was in Ludhiana as a part of an event organized by DMCH, Ludhiana and Hyderabad based American Oncology Institute (AOI) to address the doctors in the city of Ludhiana about Major Advances in Cancer Therapy. Dayanand Medical College Hospital (DMCH) will announce a state of the art Cancer center in partnership with Hyderabad based American Oncology Institute (AOI) later this month. This shall bring together the extensive health care experience of DMCH, Ludhiana and the advanced cancer care expertise of AOI, under one roof.
DMCH is collaborating with AOI to establish a comprehensive cancer care center on DMCH campus, Ludhiana, providing American University level standards of cancer care for the population of Ludhiana and Punjab. The comprehensive cancer center will be offering an end-to-end cancer care program including Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology and Surgical Oncology and is expected to be operational by the second quarter of 2017.American Oncology Institute (AOI), flagship international center of US-based Cancer Treatment Services International (CTSI), operates chain of cancer hospitals in multiple cities across India. Co-founded in 2006 by a group of physicians and industry experts, with decades of experience in medical practices, CTSI brings university-level medical care to underserved areas worldwide. AOI provides comprehensive cancer management that is powered by clinical excellence, world class technology as well as international pathways and protocols, providing never-before quality in cancer care across India and South Asia.
Being one of founders of American Oncology Institute, Dr. Stanley Marks has been instrumental in setting up AOI cancer care program in line with care that is providedat University of Pittsburgh, (UPMC) Pennsylvania. Dr. Stanley Marks is currently the Chairman of UPMC Cancer Center and leads Medical Oncology Program at UPMC.
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