Radiation oncology


Radiation oncology

Radiation therapy uses ionizing radiation in the treatment of cancer and Thangam Hospital is a dedicated Cancer Care Center and the first to set up an advanced Radiation Therapy unit in Namakkal to treat various types of cancers.

The department is equipped with High Energy Linear Accelerator (LINAC) with Photons and Electrons along with FFF capability able to provide highly advanced and sophisticated radiation treatments ensuring the best results with minimal effects.

3D Conformal Radiation Therapy (3DCRT)
Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy
Image Guided Radiation therapy (IGRT)
Respiratory Gating
Sterotactic Radio-Surgery/ Sterotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SRS/SBRT)

The Department has a 24-Channel High Dose Rate (HDR) Gamma-Med PlusTM Brachytherapy machine which has the capacity to provide treatment for Cervix, Breast, Sarcoma and Prostate Cancers quickly.

Our Oncology Department comprises doctors, radiation safety officers, medical physicists and radiotherapy technologists to provide good patient-centric care.

Our doctors have gained expertise in delivering the best treatment and post-treatment care, working for premier high-volume centres.

Better Doctors, Better Care

Meet Our Doctors

Radiation oncology

Dr. Karthick Rajamanickam MD

MBBS., MD (Radiation Oncology)
Consultant in Radiation Oncology; In-charge of Department of Nuclear Medicine, Radiology & Radiation Oncology
Radiation oncology

Dr. N. Kathiresan MD

M. B. B. S., M. D. RT(Radiotherapy)
Consultant Radiation Oncologist

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