The branch of medical sciences that deals with the usage of surgery in order to be able to diagnose or treat cancer is referred to as the surgical oncology department. Palliative surgeries with the aim to prevent the occurrence of cancer are also the responsibility of this department. Surgeries performed also help to reduce the pain associated with the disease. With procedures conducted under this department, symptoms are tried to be controlled to from spreading to other parts of the body. The doctor will decide on the necessity of surgery and under what circumstances it can be performed. It varies from patient to patient too as the decision for a surgery depends on factors like age, gender, other medical conditions of the patient etc. The treatment can also be merged with other types of treatment methods like chemotherapy, hormone therapy and radiotherapy. Well experienced and the best surgical oncologists are available at Narayana Health Group, Mysore. The hospital is a multi-speciality hospital within serene locales on the outskirts of the city. There is free transportation provided by the management of this hospital for the patients on their return journey to the city if they wish to avail it. The treatment is accessible to all. You can easily book your appointment with the specialists in this hospital via phone or their official website.