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centres Cancer   Nexus Surgical Cancer Centre takes a multidisciplinary team approach to providing the best possible diagnosis, customized treatment, and palliative care for our patients.
     

What is it?

The Nexus Surgical Cancer Center offers an integrated, multidisciplinary approach to cancer care and treatment for our patients. Our team utilizes cutting edge technology and safe surgical techniques to achieve the best possible outcome for our patients.

Our center’s cancer care philosophy is patient and comfort first. We emphasize responsive and expeditious service to deliver appropriate surgical treatment for our patients in a time efficient manner. We hope to reduce unnecessary hassle for our patients, and alleviate their anxiety as they face consultations and investigations during this difficult time. While surgical oncology is our core service, Nexus Surgical Centre also strives to meet the emotional and psychosocial needs of our cancer patients and their families.

What do we treat?

Nexus Surgical Cancer Center has a range of quality cancer care services for the management of common and rare cancers. Our services include cancer screening, early detection of cancer, cancer risk assessment, cancer surveillance, clinical diagnosis, cancer staging, and access to the latest evidence based treatments. In addition, we also provide symptom management, surgical palliation, nutrition care and supportive care as well as second opinion and pathology consultation. Patients are provided with comprehensive care by our dedicated team of doctors and surgeons.

Our core cancer services cover the following common and rare cancers:

  • Breast cancer
  • Oesophageal Cancer
  • Stomach / gastric cancer
  • Gastro-esophageal junction cancer
  • Duodenum & Small bowel cancer
  • Large bowel / colon cancer / rectal cancer
  • Anus cancer or anal canal cancer
  • Liver cancer / Hepatoma  / Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Other rare liver cancers: haemangioendothelioma, angiosarcoma
  • Bile duct (peripheral cholangiocarcinoma & Hilar cholangiocarcinoma aka Klatkin’s cancer)
  • Gallbladder cancer
  • Pancreas cancer
  • Vaterian Tumour or peri-ampullary cancer
  • Cystic Neoplasia of Pancreas
  • Pancreatic Neuroendocrine cancer (PNETs) including VIPOMA, insulinoma, glucagonoma, somatinoma and gastrinoma
  • Gastrointestinal neuroendocrine cancers (GEP-NETs) or carcinoid tumour
  • Abdominal sarcoma
  • Soft tissue cancer
  • Retroperitoneum sarcoma
  • Abdominal wall cancer
  • Desmoid Tumours
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tissue (GIST) or stromal cancer
  • Thyroid gland cancer
  • Parathyroid tumour
  • Adrenal gland cancer
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (MEN I & II)
  • Skin cancer
  • Metastatic / Secondary cancer
  • Cancer of unknown primary (CUP) or adenocarcinoma of unknown primary (ACUP)
  • Pseudomyxoma peritoneii

 

What is our capability?

In terms of treatment options, Nexus Surgical Cancer Centre believes in the multi-disciplinary team approach, as very often, cancer treatment in today’s context requires a mullti-modality strategy, aimed at extending survival and improving quality of life. Besides meeting frequently, we also review research and medical literature so to as determine the most appropriate treatment for each patient, in order to achieve the best possible care for our patients.

Hence, besides the staff surgeons, the Nexus Surgical Cancer care team comprises also of:

  • Medical oncologists
  • Radiation oncologists
  • Interventional radiologists
  • Radiologists with interest in CT and PET CT
  • Pathologists
  • Nurse Clinicians
  • Nutritionists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Palliation physicians

In terms of surgical operations, working in teams allows us to handle even the most complex of operations, including those involving multi-visceral resections. Having a vascular surgeon on staff allows us to remove major blood vessels which may be involved by the cancer, since our vascular surgeon can reconstruct the major blood vessel.

We also work closely with Urologists and Gynaecologists with interest in surgical oncology.

We are supported by Anaesthetists, Cardiologists, Interventional Radiologists, Endocrinologists, Renal Physicians, and Gastroenterologists. They help us in managing some of the co-morbidities of our patients, as well as to support our patients after the operations.

 

Why choose us?

At Nexus Surgical Cancer Centre, there is always a dedicated primary doctor to coordinate our patients’ care. Our multidisciplinary approach allows our cancer team doctors to apply the skills of different cancer specialists from surgical, medical, radiation, nuclear and palliative oncology to determine the most effective and complete treatment for various types of cancer.

All our cancer specialists are highly qualified with in depth knowledge, skills and experience in both common and rare types of cancer. Our doctors will co-ordinate with different cancer specialists as needed in order to deliver the best possible outcome and cancer treatment strategy to our patients.

 

 

 

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OUR SPECIALITY CENTRES

Cancer | Digestive Disease | Laparoscopic MIS | Weight Loss | Vascular & Vein

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