Medical science has conquered all killer diseases, including cancer, these days due to great advancements in the field of technology and research. A large number of hospitals all over the world excel in treatment of this disease, having the best facilities and qualified staff to eradicate this disease and make the patient fit and fine.
Listed below are the top 10 cancer hospitals in the world:
10. Princess Margaret Hospital
This Toronto, Canada based cancer specialty hospital excels in providing treatment for the disease, making it earn a place in the list. Additionally, it has been known to successfully give some of the longest living bone marrow recipient cases to the world.
9. Massachusetts General Hospital
Another world leader in cancer hospitals is the Boston based Massachusetts General Hospital, which is also the third largest hospital in USA with 1057 beds. It provides aid to patients with different types of cancers at any stage and aims to treat the disease with timely detection and diagnosis.
8. Sun Yat-Sen University Cancer Center
One of the leading cancer hospitals in the world is Sun Yat-Sen University Cancer Center in China, which is considered the best in Asia. Excellent facilities and well trained staff are the strengths of this hospital.
7. University of California, San Francisco Medical Center
One of the best research and teaching institutes in the field of this deadly disease is the University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, which furnishes latest treatment of 17 types of cancers and can accommodate nearly 600 patients at a time.
6. Dana Faber Cancer Institute
The next name in the list is that of the Boston based Dana Faber Cancer Institute, which has one of the best research facilities in the world. The hospital provides specialized treatment for children and women patients of cancer, with the collaboration of Bingham and Womens Hospital.
5. Institut Gustave Roussy
This Paris based institute is undoubtedly the best cancer hospital in Europe and provides most innovative treatment of the disease with extensive research in the field of gene therapy, immune therapy and cell therapy. It also specializes in latest surgery techniques like minimal invasive surgery and radiotherapy guided surgery.
4. Johns Hopkins Hospital
Another US based hospital to make it to the list of top 10 cancer hospitals in the world is the John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, USA. The hospital lays stress on the mental aspects of healing this disease, in addition to providing excellent line of physical treatment for it. It is known to have widely experienced and capable specialist doctors.
3. Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, USA is another world famous cancer hospital, which strives to provide the best treatment for the patients, right from diagnosis, decision making, pain management and finally taking them on the road of treatment of the disease. The hospital has three campuses in all.
2. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Featuring next on the list is the New York based treatment and research center called Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, earlier called New York Cancer Hospital. The 470 bed hospital was set up long ago in 1884, but today it is equipped with the best facilities in the field of chemotherapy, radiotherapy and surgery.
1. University of Texas M D Anderson
The number one cancer hospital in USA and the world today is University of Texas M D Anderson, which is amongst the oldest cancer hospitals in the world, established way back in 1941. The 631 bed hospital has till date, treated more than 500,000 cancer patients, with the aim of timely diagnosis, prevention and best treatment of the disease.
Some other leading cancer hospitals in the world are The International Neuroscience Institute (Hanover, Germany) and The Royal Marsden Hospital (London, England).