HCG Cancer Centre,

Chennai, India
HCG Cancer Centre, Chennai
  • Address : #199/90, MBC Tower, Luz Church Road, Alwarpet junction, Mylapore
  • City : Chennai - 600004
  • Phone no : +91-44-43419999
  • Email : imchennai@hcgoncology.com,
  • No. of Hospital Beds : 50
  • No. of ICU Beds : 10
  • No. of Operating Rooms : 4
  • Payment Mode : Card, Cash, Wire
  • Avg. International Patients : 75

International Recognitions & Collaborations

Specific Services for International Patients

  • Language capabilities Arabic, French
  • Availability of international cuisines
  • Presence of a hotel / food court within hospital No
  • Facility for tele consultations for overseas patients No
  • Facility for video consultations No
  • Presence of a dedicated international desk No
  • Travel desk at the hospital No
  • Visa Assistance for international patients No
  • Appointment booking option in website No
  • Services for International Patients

Room Type & Facilities

  • Whether room options for separate by-stander stay available in the hospital premises No
  • Choices for accommodation for patients

Airport & Railway connectivity

Name Distance from Hospital
Nearest International Airport Chennai International Airport 19.0 km
Nearest Domestic Airport Chennai International Airport 19.0 km
Nearest Railway Station Chennai Central 2.6 km
Nearest Metro Station

Last Mile Connectivity

From Airport
Cab Services Train services Bus Other
Meru Cabs – 4422 4422 – Rs 22/km – www.merucabs.com TaxiforSure – 6060 1010 – Rs. 13/km – www.taxiforsure.com City Bus
From Railway Station
Cab Services Train services Bus Other
Meru Cabs – 4422 4422 – Rs 22/km – www.merucabs.com TaxiforSure – 6060 1010 – Rs. 13/km – www.taxiforsure.com Garden City Cabs – 41288888 – Rs. 14/km – www.gardencitycabs.com City Bus

Hotels Near by

Name Class (stars) No. of Rooms Price Range Per Night (IN INR) Price Range Per Night (IN USD) Distance from the Hospital Link/ URL for direct booking
Radisson Blu City Centre 5 162 Rs.8400-Rs.12600 $140-$210 2.1 km http://radissonblu.com/hotel-chennaicitycentre
Ramada Chennai Egmore 4 113 Rs.5200-Rs.8600 $87-$143 1.7 km http://ramadachennaiegmore.com/
The Ambassador Pallava 4 100 Rs.4400-Rs.6300 $73-$105 2.1 km http://ambassadorindia.com/chennai_main.php
Taj Coromandel Hotel 5 223 Rs.14000-Rs.52500 $233-$875 4.7 km http://tajhotels.com/Luxury/City-Hotels/Taj-Coromandel-Chennai/Overview.html
Taj Club House, Chennai 5 220 Rs.8250-Rs.30500 $138-$508 2.6 km http://tajhotels.com/Business/Taj%20Club%20House,Chennai/default.htm
Vivanta By Taj Connemara 5 150 Rs.8250-Rs.55000 $138-$917 2.7 km http://vivantabytaj.com/connemara-chennai/overview.html
E Hotel Chennai 4 44 Rs.5400-Rs.6800 $90-$113 4.1 km http://emallhotel.com/
The Park Pod 5 20 Rs.5600-Rs.7400 $93-$123 3.5 km http://theparkhotels.com/chennai-park-pod/chennai-park-pod.html
Abu Sarovar Portico 4 94 Rs.4600-Rs.5000 $77-$83 1 km http://sarovarhotels.com/chennai-hotels/abu-sarovar-portico
Harrisons 4 40 Rs.4400-Rs.5600 $73-$93 3.1 km http://harrisonshotels.com/

Nearest Sight seeing

Nearest Sight seeing options Distance from the Hospital Address Local Transportation avalaible in the city( metro/bus/other etc.) Cab opeartors, tariffs and contact details of opeartors
Guindy National Park 12.3 km Guindy Local Bus, City Bus, Taxi, Auto HOH Cab Services – (+91) – 044 - 65420333 – Rs 18/km – http://www.hohcab.com/
Marina Beach 6.3 km Chennai Tourist Buses, Local Bus, City Bus, Taxi, Auto NTL Cabs – +91-6666 6666– Rs. 19/km – http://www.ntltaxi.com/
San Thome Basilica 10 km Mylapore Tourist Buses, Local Bus, City Bus, Taxi, Auto RV Cab Services – (+91) - 098 40 702622 – Rs. 16/km
Government Museum 1.6 km Pantheon Road, Egmore Local Bus, City Bus, Taxi, Auto

Local Outing/ Avenues to meet daily needs

Local Market What is primarily sold in these markets Type of Restaurants available Nearest places of worship by religion
Express Avenue Books / Stationery/ Toys / Games / Gifts / Electronics / Home & Lifestyle Footwear / Handbags / Jewellery / Watches / Lingerie / Luggage / Leather Products / Watches / Lingerie / Luggage / Optics and Sunglasses / Health &Beauty / Fitness / Cosmetics / Pe Vegetarian Fine Dining / Non-Vegetarian Fine Dining / Café / Cakes / Chocolates / Confectionery / Ice Cream / Fast FoodIncludes Oriental, North Indian, South Indian, and Italian Temple – Jain Temple Kolavazihi Temple Church – Santhome Basilica
Phoenix Market City Global and local brands From gourmet goodies to off the runway fashion, from luxury accessories to the latest electronics, and wedding shopping. Houses Lifestyle, Pantaloons, Globus, Mango, Manchester United, Steve Madden; electronic stores like Access, R KFC, Domino’s, Arabian Hut, Kailash Parbat, MotiMahal Express, China Wall, Fruit Punch, Kwality walls,Nala’sAappakadai and Wow Momo Madhya Kailash Temple, Kapaleshwar Temple
Spencer Plaza Apparel, artificial flowers, confectionaries, footwear and leather products, gems and jewellery, herbal products Local and international brands such as Nike, Adidas, Bata, Regal, Health & Glow, Vummidiars, Van Heusen, Proline, Allen Solly, Florshaim shoes North Indian, South Indian, Chineese, American Fast food like KFC, Subway etc. Temple – Jain Temple Kolavazihi Temple Church – Santhome Basilica

Qualifications and Specialities

Name of Doctor Qualification Speciality
Dr. Dr.Maheshkumar N Upasani MD,PDCR Radiation oncologist
Dr. Dr. Balaji.J DMRT, DNB(RT),DM (ONCOLOGY) Medical oncologist
Dr. Dr.Murugesh DMRT, DNB Radiation oncologist
Dr.Mohammed Ibrahinm MS(Gen.Surg.), DNB(Gen.Surg.), DNB(Surg.Oncology),MRCSEd(UK), FMAS Surgical oncologist

Specialty and Procedure

Specialty Major Procedures to be highlighted
Gastro Intestinal surgery
General Surgery
Gastro Intestinal surgery
Oncology (Cancer)
Radiation Onco
Surgical Onco

HCG is South Asia's Largest Cancer Care Network, with over 500 oncologists across 29 centers, with a single intention of creating accessible cancer care centers. The unique services that are  technology& expertise led at the HCG rare state-of-the-art Cyber knife system, the first in India, 128 slice HD PET CT, Centre for BMT, center for liver transplants.

HCG is known for pioneering a series of firsts:

• Asia’s first bloodless Bone Marrow Transplant
• India’s first Computer Assisted Tumor Navigation Surgery (CATS)
• First in India to introduce Flattening Free Filter (FFF) mode technology to treat a patient
• First in Asia to have treated a patient with 3D radio-guided surgery - Surgic Eye
• First in India to introduce biological reconstruction to treat bone cancer
• Cyberheart - First hospital in India to remove a tumour in the left ventricle of the heart through CyberKnife
• First in India to save a patient’s vocal cord through the world’s most advanced laser technology
• First in India to introduce high precision Trans Oral Laser Surgery (TOLS) endoscopically
• Credited with the largest number of Breast Conservation Surgeries in India
• First in India to introduce hyperthermia