Cancer Center of Excellence

Fighting Cancer at Nilai Medical Centre

There are three main components to cancer treatment, which are used alone or in combination, depending on the tumor size, type and location.

  • Surgery removes many kinds of tumors.
  • Radiation therapy uses targeted radiation beams delivered from outside the body to the tumor site to kill cancer cells. For almost 60% of cancer patients, treatment includes radiation therapy.
  • Systemic Treatment which includes Chemotherapy, Targeted Therapy and Immuno(Bio) Therapy; taken orally or intravenously, travel through the body to kill cancer cells.
  • And now recently, adjunctive immunotherapy like AIET, Dendritic Cell therapy and vaccine therapy is gaining acceptance among medical specialists and patients alike for incurable diseases.

At Nilai Medical Centre, our oncology team actively participates and contributes to international clinical researches for oncology treatment. Through these researches, better treatment can be developed and patients benefit from these medical discoveries through what is known as Clinical Trials.

Available Cancer Treatment at Nilai Medical Centre

Radiotherapy

  • IMRT (Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy)
  • IGRT (Image Guided Radiotherapy)
  • Accelerated Partial Breast Radiation

Radio-nuclide

  • Radio-Iodine
  • TransArterial ChemoEmbolisation

Systemic Treatment

  • Chemotherapy
  • Targeted Therapy
  • Immuno(Bio) Therapy - Dendritic Cell Therapy

Immunotheraphy

  • Cell Therapy
    - Autologous Immune Enhancement Therapy (AIET)
    - Dendritic Cell Therapy
  • Vaccine Therapy

Clinical Trials