Oncology Center


The Oncology Center is one of the core competencies of King Fahd Specialist Hospital, Dammam. It offers the patients who need oncology comprehensive care including the following :

  • Department of Adult Medical Oncology
  • Department of Pediatric Hematology- Oncology and Stem Cell Transplant
  • Department of Adult Hematology and Stem Cell Transplant
  • Department of Radiation Oncology
  • Department of Palliative Medicine
  • Cancer Registry Unit

 

Each of these departments developed a multidisciplinary approach of care for each group of disease ,it also offers treatment for all ages.

 

The Scope of Services:

  • Solid tumors.
  • Blood malignancies.
  • Bone marrow and stem cell therapy for blood and solid malignancies as well as for bone marrow failures and complicated congenital anemia.

The center offers multidisciplinary care programs including one or all of these therapeutic methods: chemotherapy, radiation therapy, total body irradiation, oncology surgery, bone marrow transplant, autologous or allogenic target cell therapy, and immunotherapy.  In addition, the Radiation Therapy Department is developing a very sophisticated technique of intra-operative radiation therapy.

Our care programs include an active supportive intervention of highly qualified nutrition therapists, social workers, psychologists, health educators, and other specialized medical and surgical services such as, infectious diseases, ICU care, cardiology care, etc.