Life Oncology

About

Our Life oncology centres deliver the most advanced oncology care in a warm, friendly environment. We have made substantial investments in technologies to put our oncology centres at the forefront of advanced treatments in surgical, medical, gynaecological and radiation oncology.

Who we care for 

We offer a complete complement of care tailor-made for each patient, with advanced care for rare and common types of cancer.

Types of cancer treated include:

  • Breast cancer
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Gynaecological cancer
  • Urological cancers
  • Lung cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Haepatobiliary cancers
  • Sarcoma
  • Gastrointestinal cancers
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Endocrine and neuroendocrine cancers  

What services we offer

  • Cancer screening
  • Nutritional information
  • Pain management strategies
  • Educational material, including information on local support groups
  • Advanced technological support
  • The latest Novalis Tx/Varian Trubeam radiation delivery system*
  • Image-guided radiosurgery for tumour motion monitoring
  • Respiratory gating (respiration-triggered dose delivery)
  • Minimally invasive frameless radiosurgery for patient comfort
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Transarterial chemo embolisation
    * Available in Gauteng at Life Eugene Marais Hospital, in KwaZulu-Natal at Life Hilton Private Hospital, and in the Western Cape at Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital.

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