GUWAHATI, July 30: Bringing in the most advanced technologies, procedures and expertise in cancer care, HCG – The Specialist in Cancer Care launched the 23rd comprehensive cancer centre in India. Partnered with EKO Diagnostics Pvt Ltd, which offers refined diagnostic facilities under one roof, the entity is named as HCG EKO Cancer Centre. With this, HCG is now accessible to states of North-eastern India like Assam, Tripura, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh etc and neighbouring countries like Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan.The comprehensive cancer centre offers cutting-edge procedures like Re-radiation, Total Body Irradiation, Radiosurgery, Iodine therapy, Bone Marrow Transplant under the expertise of board-certified clinicians.Programs like Preventive oncology, screening and awareness have been initiated to introduce proactive measures in order to reduce the burden of cancer. The good news is, now people from Assam can seek cancer treatment at next door rather than running to Chennai or Mumbai like earlier.
Inaugurating the centre, Dr BS Ajaikumar, Chairman & CEO, HCG Enterprises Ltd said, “We believe in collaborating with known partners at the forefront to help millions win over cancer. The partnership with EKO Diagnostics makes it the most comprehensive cancer care centre in West Bengal, also, marking our footprint in the eastern region. We believe in providing value-based cancer care by treating the right way, the first time. The HCG EKO centre is bridging the gap to provide significant clinical benefits and making it accessible to the people of West Bengal & neighbouring states. And together, we stand with patients on their journey to win against cancer.”
Present at the launch, Dr SK Sharma, CMD, EKO Diagnostics Pvt Ltd said, “We have been in the diagnostics space for the past few decades; EKO understands the importance of early diagnosis in Cancer for better management. HCG EKO is a vision created for the thousands of cancer patients in the state who can obtain best of advanced diagnosis and cancer care towards improved treatment.”