Department of Radiotherapy and Radiation Medicine

Guidelines for Patients

All patients coming to department have to attend OPD. In OPD working hours are 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. It is conducted six days a week except Sunday. Patients are first registered in OPD then proper investigations are done and treatment is planned. Then according to plan patient is given date for either for chemotherapy or radiotherapy. For chemotherapy patient has to come with preliminary investigations like CBC, RFT and LFT. Patient is given chemotherapy on OPD basis or IPD basis as per the regimen adopted.

For RT patients have to come on specific planning date ,  have to deposit Rs.3000 through room no.102 OPD and wait for his turn in front of planning Room no.23  in the radiotherapy department. Generally radiotherapy is given 5 days a week for 4-7 weeks. Each session is of 10-15 min. Patients have to attend follow up weekly on specific days in their respective treatment machine. For brachytherapy patients have to come on specific date (provided by treating doctor), have to deposit Rs3000 and subsequently treated.