Oncology is the branch of medicine specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of tumor and cancer. It includes the use of chemotherapy, hormone therapy, radiation therapy, surgery and other drugs to treat cancer. Oncologists help in diagnosis and treatment of cancer, using diagnostic tools. An important diagnostic tool they use is the clinical history of the patient. Other tools used are biopsy, endoscopy for gastrointestinal tract, X-ray, CT scan, MRI scan, ultrasound and other radiological techniques. Thanks to the pioneering advances made in the diagnosis, detection and treatment of cancer, there is increased awareness and survival rates. Narayana Health is among the best cancer hospitals in Guwahati. The hospital has a team of globally recognized best surgical oncologists, otolaryngologists, audiologists, ENT specialists and pain and palliative specialists for head and neck cancer. Some of our core expertise lies in preservation and restoration of form, function by reconstructive surgery, radiation treatment and rehabilitation. We offer detailed neck ultrasonography and ultrasound-guided thyroid nodule biopsy, meticulous pre-surgery lymph node mapping, a well-equipped iodine whole body scan, FDG-PET scan, among others. Our thyroid clinic offers same day thyroid care to patients with thyroid abnormality and could later be diagnosed with cancer. If you are looking for an appointment with us, please give us a call or schedule an online appointment.