Ichilov Hospital is among the world’s TOP 10 medical tourism destinations
Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center (Ichilov) is one of the largest state full-service healthcare institutions in Israel successfully treating colorectal cancer for more than 50 years . Patients worldwide choose Ichilov Hospital to treat a cancer of all kinds because of its high-quality level of service and loyal prices for foreigners. Doctors of Sourasky Medical Center prefer to apply minimally invasive surgical methods to avoid a high level of traumatism.
Doctors of Ichilov Hospital establish a diagnosis within 48 hours after the patient’s arrival. If other organs are involved in the oncological process, the multidisciplinary team of specialists are convened for the most precise consultation. All the kinds of diagnostics are available at Sourasky Medical Center. The cost of diagnostics of colorectal cancer:
|Tumor Marker Blood Test||480 $|
|PET-CT||1300 - 1600 $|
|MRI||1199 - 1350 $|
|CT (computer tomography)||500 $|
The treatment of colorectal cancer is strictly conducted according to the international protocols and depending on the stage of disease. At the early stages there is a possibility to provide a treatment of colorectal cancer using Da Vinci surgical system. In other cases doctors resort to chemotherapy, radiotherapy, polypectomy (usually is conducted during colonoscopy) and endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR). The most effective method of colorectal cancer treatment is surgical one. If metastases are not detected, the optimal tactic is a surgical operation.
The cost of a surgical operation is 35,000 USD (including the hospitalization up to 5 days).
|Colorectal Surgery||27000 - 28000 $|
The Center is certified by the European Society of Clinical Oncology (ESMO)
Oncological Center of Rambam Health Care Campus is a multidisciplinary Center of cancer treatment. The Center includes clinics for ongoing care and consultation, inpatient oncology departments and chemotherapy outpatient center. Oncology Department of Rambam Health Care Campus participates in the leading research projects dedicated to studies regarding new drugs and biological treatment for cancer, radiation therapy applying new technologies. The Center has a scientific support of Technion Israel Institute of Technology. And due to state-regulated prices, the services of this Center are available for patients worldwide.
The diagnosis is established after a complex examination, which includes immunohistochemical test, analyses on carcinoembryonic antigen and tumor marker and the following procedures:
|Colonoscopy with biopsy||940 $|
|CT (computer tomography)||1410 $|
The effective methods for treatment of colorectal cancer are applied at all stages. At the early stage of the disease doctors apply a local excision – polypectomy. As carcinoma grows, affected area and lymph nodes are resected in combination with radio- and chemotherapy. If surgery is unable to conduct, cryosurgery, radiofrequency ablation and chemoembolization are used.
The official partner of American MD Anderson Cancer Center
Sheba Medical Center is the only Hospital of Europe and Near East which cooperates with the world's famous center of cancer treatment – American MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Oncology Department of Sheba Medical Center treats over 4,500 new patients every year. The Center conducts groundbreaking research for developing new methods of treatment and diagnostics. Over 160 clinical trials are made annually within a partnership with the leading cancer research centers of the world. These experiments make available the absolutely innovative treatments for the cancer patients.
To develop an effective plan of treatment, the complex diagnostics is conducted using the following procedures:
|CT (computer tomography)|
|Consultation of an oncologist|
|Extended analysis of blood|
Sheba Clinic provides the innovative treatment method of 360° Oncology Care. This method combines the search of efficient methods of cancer treatment, selection of individual treatment program and maximal care for the patients’ needs. The following procedures are applied for treatment of colorectal cancer:
Oncology Department of Hadassah Medical Center was established in 1977 as a national institute of research, prevention and treatment of cancer in Israel. Every year over 3,500 new patients get treatment of cancer. The Center has its own research laboratories that allow getting quick and effective diagnostics and treatment of colorectal tumors. Hadassah Medical Center services the Israelis, patients from former Soviet republics and other countries. The head of Surgery is Prof. Aviram Nissan specialized in the treatment of colorectal cancer.
All the kinds for diagnostics of colorectal cancer are available in the Center: it has the laboratories where necessary surveys are provided.
|Consultation of a specialist|
Hadassah Medical Center implements program “The Medicine of Tomorrow” that offer advanced solutions for personalized treatment for each patient. The robotic surgery is provided here at the highest level.
The largest private Clinic of Israel – Assuta – is staffed by the leading oncologists of Israel who offer cutting-edge procedures for accurate diagnosis of all existing forms of cancer including colorectal one. 91.2% patients become absolutely healthy in case of detecting cancer at the early stage. The specialists of the Center are experienced in dealing with the emotional stress caused by the unexpected reveal of cancer diagnosis, so a patient will get necessary support and assistance during all stages of diagnostics and treatment.
For the establishing of accurate diagnosis and detecting of the stage of colorectal cancer the gold standards of diagnostics of tumor of rectum are used.
|Tumor Marker Blood Test||750 $|
|Colonoscopy||1700 - 1740 $|
|CT (computer tomography)||1050 $|
|Consultation of an oncologist||650 - 800 $|
For treatment of colorectal cancer, a complex approach is applied. It includes surgical removal of a tumor, chemotherapeutic methods and radiation therapy. Also, laparoscopy (a procedure with minimal intervention) is applied, and the rehabilitation takes only a few days. The cost of treatment of colorectal cancer depends on the stage of cancer, necessary manipulations and a number of involved specialists.
|Chemotherapy||2000 - 3000 $|
|Radiotherapy||1300 - 1600 $|