The term oncology is a branch of medicine that specializes in tumours and cancer. Millions of people all around the globe are living with this incurable disease, however thanks to recent technological advances through science and research there is now a variety of treatments that can diagnose and prevent cancer. Common forms of cancer include breast, lung, skin, prostate, leukaemia, kidney, bladder and cervix.
Radiation Therapy/ Chemotherapy/ Immunotherapy/ Targeted Therapy/ Hormone Therapy/ Stem Cell Transplant/ Precision Medicine/ Biological Therapy/ Bone Marrow/ Stem Cell Therapy
Oncology is the study of cancer. An oncologist is a doctor who treats cancer and provides medical care for a person diagnosed with cancer. The field of oncology has three major areas: medical, surgical, and radiation.
Other types of oncologists include: