Treatment of pancreatic cancer in Turkey

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Pancreatic cancer: symptoms, prognosis and treatment.
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Timing of response 8
Doctor's qualification 10
Medical equipment 9
Service and comfort 10
Popularity of the clinic 9
Anadolu Medical Center is a combination of Turkish affordability and geographical proximity with US quality of treatment due to affiliation with Johns Hopkins Medicine. This Clinic specializes in oncology treatment and bone marrow transplants using the most innovative equipment: DaVinci, CyberKnife, TrueBeam. Anadolu Hospital is very attentive to each patient and has the highest level of staff response.
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Of course I thank my wife, even though she is young, but she probably loves me. After all, that was her who more than a month hammered into my head her mantra like a prayer that the operation must be done in Turkey. And she gained her end. I honestly do not regret, and even happy that she did. Firstly, it is not so expensive, and secondly, the... Read full review
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Timing of response 9
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Medical equipment 9
Service and comfort 9
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253 patients received a treatment program
Using Bookimed, 253 patients received individual treatment program in Medical Park Hospitals Group
Medical Park is the largest group of hospitals in Turkey. Compliance of their medical services is confirmed by Joint Commission International. Medical Park Hospitals are ranked first in the number of organ transplants and provide high success rates in bone marrow transplantation. Oncological units use innovative techniques to increase efficiency of the treatment - Gamma-Knife, the Tomotherapy etc.

Symptoms of pancreatic cancer

The danger of this type of cancer lie in the symptoms that appear only at the late stages of cancer:

  • Jaundice development due to the compression of the ducts;
  • Weakness is developed, body weight is decreased, dysfunction of sleep and appetite;
  • Pain in the right hypochondrium, shooting up the lumbar, which is typical for pancreatitis. If the patient and the doctor are inattentive, cancer can be absconded as an inflammation;
  • Defecation discolors;
  • The skin begins to itch, in time itching becomes stronger;
  • Urine darkens.

Turkish oncological centers are fitted with high-power equipment, allowing to identify pancreatic cancer at the early stages. The surgical base gives an opportunity to remove the tumor, even with metastases in regional lymph nodes and duct cancer.

Diagnostics in Turkey

The country annually invests in material equipment and training of the doctors from diagnostic departments (the state program). The Turkish clinic has the most modern equipment:

  • Consultation is lead by an experienced oncological surgeon;
  • High-field MR scanners, diagnosing the tumors at the stage T1;
  • MSCT, allowing to determine the metastases in the surrounding tissues;
  • PET CT diagnose small foci of abnormal cells;
  • Ultrasound of thoracic organs and Doppler imaging of blood vessels of the abdomen allow to easily determine the condition of the patient.

Peculiarities of pancreatic cancer treatment in Turkey

  • To identify tumor on its 1st stage is a rare case and is a great piece of luck for the patient. Turkish oncologists in this case use of microsurgery methods and the formation is removed endoscopically. To remove the use of the local tumor and non-invasive (without cuts) radiosurgery methods as Gamma Knife System;
  • 2-3 stage involves the Whipple surgery – a widespread removal of tumor tissue and the head (or the tail) of the gland. In Turkey, the similar surgeries are conducted by means of a robotic assistant “da Vinci";
  • At the 4th stage, surgeons restore the passableness of intestinal canal and bile ducts. Methods of chemotherapy, including targeted exposure by aggressive agents are applied to the tumor irradiation.

Cost of treatment in Turkey

  • JCI Accreditation Standards are combined with affordable prices, which are 2 times lower than in the USA and by 40% than in Israel or Germany;
  • Comfortable and affordable accommodation in a resort environment;
  • The best service in form of all-inclusive (meeting at the airport, transfer, accommodation, catering, translator, etc.);
  • The staff is fluent in English;
  • Payment for services without intermediaries, directly to the clinic.
Timing of response 8
Doctor's qualification 9
Medical equipment 10
Service and comfort 7
Popularity of the clinic 8
574 patients received a treatment program
Using Bookimed, 574 patients received individual treatment program in Medipol Mega Hastaneler Kompleksi
Timely response of a clinic 9/10
Doctors’ qualification 9/10
Technical equipment 9/10
Service and comfort 8/10
Popularity of a clinic 8/10

Why is Medipol Hospital (Turkey) a good choice to treat patients with pancreatic cancer?

Medipol Center of Oncology in Istanbul is the unique University Hospital, which experts provide the efficient diagnostics and treatment of pancreatic cancer.

Prof. Dr. Mesut Şeker guides the leading oncologists in Europe and Turkey working at the Hospital. The modern high-tech diagnostic equipment helps to detect the cancer cells at the earliest stages of the disease. The comprehensive treatment methods are applied to reach the highest indicators of treating patients with pancreatic cancer.

What procedures are held within the diagnostics of pancreatic cancer?

The early diagnostics of pancreatic cancer in Medipol Hospital includes the modern precise laboratory tests and express methods, as well as the high-tech diagnostic methods:

  • Tumor marker blood testing;
  • Immunologic tests;
  • Tissue biopsy followed by histochemical cell examination;
  • MRI;
  • CT and PET-CT.

The most efficient treatment methods to treat pancreatic cancer in Medipol

The pancreatic cancer treatment programs are developed individually for every patient regardless all the data received after the diagnostics. The modern treatment methods of the oncologic disease include:

  • Chemotherapy by modern sparing methods;
  • Radiotherapy of ultraprecise affection of the tumor;
  • Intraoperational irradiation;
  • High dosage brachytherapy;
  • Minimal invasive oncologic surgery by means of Cyber Knife and DaVinci Surgical System.

What is the cost for the cancer treatment program in Medipol in Turkey?

Medipol Hospital offers its patients the affordable prices of the pancreatic cancer treatment in comparison to the treatment in the USA, Israel or Germany, operating according to the American protocols. Would you like to get the individual treatment program with the exact price?

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My close family relative was diagnosed with Acute Leukaemia a year ago at age of 26 and he needed a bone narrow transplant as the very last option to save his life. This procedure is not available in Ukraine and we spent weeks searching for the most affordable clinics with a good reputation. On January 12th, a few minutes right after visiting... Read full review
Florence Nightingale Hospitals was accredited by the Joint Commission International (JCI) and ISO, guarantees a high level of medical services.
174 patients received a treatment program
Using Bookimed, 174 patients received individual treatment program in Yeditepe University Hospital
Yeditepe University Hospital is a multidisciplinary medical center created on the basis of Turkish medical university in Istanbul. The clinic includes 15 highly-specialized centers and is one of the largest in the country. It performs different types of organ transplantations for both children and adults. Yeditepe is known for its rigorous attitude towards cleanliness and is going to open the first in the world completely antibacterial hospital this year.
595 patients received a treatment program
Using Bookimed, 595 patients received individual treatment program in Memorial Healthcare Group
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Doctors’ qualification 9/10
Technical equipment 10/10
Service and comfort 8/10
Popularity of a clinic 10/10

The advantages of the pancreatic cancer treatment in Memorial hospital

Memorial hospitals provide their services based on the pancreatic cancer diagnostics and treatment according to the US oncologic standards. The world-known experts in oncology, members of the international associations of oncology carry out all the phases of the consultation and treatment of oncologic diseases, having gained the experience in cooperation with their colleagues from the American centers of oncology.

Memorial Hospital doctors apply the newest standards and world medical research and development for the early diagnostics and treatment of the malignant oncologic diseases.

Pancreatic cancer diagnostics at Memorial Medical Center

The professionals of the Hospital have developed and apply the special early stage pancreatic cancer diagnostic program, including the screening, and provides the efficient approach to the various groups of patients. The best experts analyze the received results by:

  • MRI;
  • CT;
  • PET-CT;
  • Biopsy;
  • Morphological analysis;
  • Immunologic expertise.

Methods of pancreatic cancer treatment applied in Memorial Hospital

The precise diagnostics by the efficient methods allows analyzing every unique disease case and developing the treatment program regardless the individual approach to every patient. The modern protocols are applied in the Hospital:

  • Chemotherapy;
  • Combined treatment of chemo- and radiotherapy;
  • Intraoperational irradiation;
  • High dosage brachytherapy;
  • Oncologic surgery by Cyber Knife and DaVinci surgical system.

What is the cost of pancreatic cancer treatment in Memorial Hospital?

The treatment cost is set individually according to the treatment program. The prices for the treatment are more affordable than in the USA or Germany, and the level of the provided services meet the highest international standards. Get the precise treatmentcost right now!

194 patients received a treatment program
Using Bookimed, 194 patients received individual treatment program in Medicana Hospitals Group
Medicana is a modern health-care organization which follows world’s standards of treatment. Its physicians employ innovative techniques, explore the new ones and implement them into practical activity after a number of serious researches. Medicana Hospitals conduct more than 30,000 angiographies per year and show impressive results in cardiosurgery.
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