Cancer Centre


Description

Pantai Hospital Penang (PHP) Cancer Centre has a very conducive environment for radiotherapy as our aim is to deliver the best care and treatment to all our patients and at the same time to ensure their safety and comfort at all times.

PHP Cancer Centre also has a Chemotherapy Suite, which handles administration of Chemotherapy under the supervision of well-trained staff.

Service offered

  • Radiotherapy (external radiation therapy)
  • Conventional / conformal radiotherapy (CRT)
  • Intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
  • Brachytherapy (internal radiation therapy)
  • Chemotherapy

Medical equipment

  • 2 linear accelerators (LINAC) ; PRIMUS & PRECISE
  • Primus with dual photon energies 6mv & 10mv ; and 6 energies of electron
  • Precise from elekta for conformal RT and IMRT
  • HDR brachytherapy
  • Simulator and ct simulator
  • Computerized 2D and 3D planning system