International Oncology Centre, Fortis Hospital, Noida Sector 62
|Mon-Sat||10:00 AM - 06:00 PM|
- +91 8130458355
Dr. Tripti Saxena
M.B.B.S., M.D. (Radiation Oncology)
Senior Consultant & Head Radiation Oncology at IOSPL, Fortis Hospital, Noida
- SBRT, SRS, IMRT, IGRT, Brachytherapy & other advanced technologies
- Head & Neck Malignancies
- Breast & Gynecological Cancers
- Brain Tumors
Radiotherapy uses high-energy rays to treat disease. It can be given both externally and internally.
- External radiotherapy aims high-energy x-rays at the affected area using a large machine.
- Internal radiotherapy involves having radioactive material placed inside the body.
Radiotherapy works by destroying cancer cells in the area that’s being treated. Normal cells can also be damaged by radiotherapy, which may cause side effects. Cancer cells cannot repair themselves after radiotherapy, but normal cells usually can...Read More..
- By seeking a second opinion, you gain more knowledge of your condition and your options.
- You are more equipped to make informed decisions that can have long-term consequences.
- You can be reassured that you are advised for right treatment.
- Cancer is a group of more than 100 different diseases. It can develop almost anywhere in the body.
Cells are the basic units that make up the human body. Cells grow and divide to make new cells as the body needs them. Usually, cells die when they get too old or damaged. Then, new cells take their place.
Cancer begins when genetic changes interfere with this orderly process. Cells start to grow uncontrollably. These cells may form a mass called a tumor. A tumor can be cancerous or benign. A cancerous tumor is malignant, meaning it can grow and spread to other parts of the body. A benign tumor means the tumor can grow but will not spread...
Palliative care (pronounced pal-lee-uh-tiv) is specialized medical care for people with serious illness. This type of care is focused on providing relief from the symptoms and stress of a serious illness. The goal is to improve quality of life for both the patient and the family.
- Increased quality of life
- Relief from different symptoms
- Decreased emergency visits
- Decreased financial burden
DIAGNOSIS & STAGING
Cancer is nearly always diagnosed by an expert who has looked at cell or tissue samples under a microscope. In some cases, tests done on the cells’ proteins, DNA, and RNA can help tell doctors if there’s cancer. These test results are very important when choosing the best treatment options...
Cancer staging is the process of determining how much cancer is in the body and where it is located. Staging describes the severity of an individual's cancer based on the magnitude of the original (primary) tumor as well as on the extent cancer has spread in the body. Understanding the stage of the cancer helps doctors to develop a prognosis and design a treatment plan for individual patients...
Scientists continue to develop tests that help find specific types of cancer before signs or symptoms appear. This is called screening. The main goals of cancer screening are to: Reduce the number of people who die from the disease, or eliminate deaths from cancer altogether Reduce the number of people who develop the disease...
Vaccines, also called vaccinations, are medicines that help the body fight disease. They can train the immune system to recognize and destroy harmful substances. There are 2 types of cancer vaccines:
Dr. Tripthi is a great doctor! She is very understanding and listens to patients concerns. She takes time with the patient to help them and tries her best to understand their health issues!....
Dr Tripti and team has vast experience handling such complicated cases of cancer with a positive attitude and humbleness. She has given sufficient time and complete understanding about patient (my dad) ongoing treatment with all pro n cons which helped us to take right move and all best possible action in time.....
Dr. Tripti is a trusted Oncologist in Cancer Treatment Center in Noida. Having great expertise in the field of Oncology. Several people in my circle had recently undergone her treatment in front of my eyes. They all experienced her as a …....
I had the good fortune of being treated by Dr Tripti Saxena, Radiation Oncologist, and her team at Fortis Noida. A very experienced oncologist with empathy and understanding of the patient. Very approachable and soft spoken . Thanks to her …
- International Oncology Centre, Fortis Hospital, Noida Sector 62
- Radix Healthcare, Nirman Vihar, E. Delhi (With Prior Appointment)
Consultation TimingMon-Sat10:00 AM - 06:00 PM
- Phone: +91 8130458355