Facilities | Cachar Cancer Hospital and Research Centre
Facilities at the Hospital
Preventive Oncology
  • Awareness programmes
  • Screening in the community for early detection
  • Screening in the Out Patient Department
Pathology
  • Frozen section histopathology
  • Immuno-histochemistry
  • Clinical pathology
  • Bone marrow aspirations and biopsy
  • Cytology (including PAP
  • Flow cytometry
  • Haematology & Biochemistry
Radiology
  • CT scan (dual slice)
  • Ultrasound
  • Portable USG
  • Conventional mammography
  • Thermography
  • X-ray (300mA)
  • Portable X-ray
  • Interventional radiology(non vascular)
  • Invasive diagnostic procedures including USG and/or CT guided FNA and trucut biopsies, percutaneous drainage, ethanol injection and tumour localization
Medical Oncology
  • Out Patient and In-patient facility
  • Paediatric oncology
Surgical Oncology
  • Outpatient and In-patient facility
  • Pre-operative ward
  • Post-operative ward
  • Rehabilitation ward
  • Endoscopy
  • Upper G.I. Endoscopy
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Rigid Direct Laryngoscopy
  • Nasopharyngoscopy
  • Self Expanding Metallic Stent (SEMS) placement for oesophageal and bronchial obstruction
  • Tracheoesophageal voice prosthesis (TEP) placement after laryngectomy
  • MIS, LSS, microvascular reconstruction, skull base procedure
Radiation Oncology
  • External Beam Radiation Therapy (EBRT)
  • (Manual TC and thermoplastic mould prepared for every head and neck patient)
  • Interstitial brachytherapy
  • Intracavitary brachytherapy
  • Intraluminal brachytherapy
  • Surface mould brachytherapy
  • Linear accelerator to be installed within 2021. With the linear accelerator, the treatment facilities available will be:
    1. IMRT
    2. VMAT
    3. IGRT
    4. 3D CRT
    5. Electron therapy
  • Interventional procedures
Pain and Palliative Care
  • Out Patient and In-patient Facility
  • Home care and visits
Molecular Oncology
  • Next Generation Sequencer
  • DNA Microarray
  • Tissue Microarray
  • Qiacube HT
  • Hybrid Capture system
  • Biosafety cabinet
  • Automated cell counter
  • Flow cytometer
  • Fluorometer
  • Laminar flow hood
  • Tape Station
  • -80℃ refrigerator
  • -20℃ refrigerator
Microbiology
  • Culture & antibiotic sensitivity
  • Antibiotic policy & vigilance
Dental Surgery
Resource Management
  • Help patients access government schemes and other sources of financial assistance
Medical Social Work
In-house pharmacy
  • Low-cost medicines
In-house Kitchen
COVID testing