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The Medicus Cancer Institute Iloilo

| April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Medicus Philippines Inc., the leading out-patient healthcare and laboratory services provider in Iloilo recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for its pioneering project in the city, the Medicus Cancer Institute.

Located inside the KAPIDECO estate in Brgy. San Rafael, Mandurriao, the Medicus Cancer Institute will sit on a 1,754-square meters lot adjacent to People’s Condominium, Ateneo de Iloilo and the proposed University Physicians Medical Center and Avida Towers Atria condominium both by Ayala Land.

The Medicus Cancer Institute Iloilo

Based on the official rendering, the project will include a 4-storey Medicus Cancer Institute building which will initially have a total of 1,500 square meters floor area and an 8 to 9-storey Medicus Plaza building.

The institute will be equipped with some P200-million worth of state-of-the-art facilities for cancer treatment, that will cater to the treatment needs of cancer patients in Iloilo and nearby provinces.

Medicus Cancer Institute will offer the first and only radiotherapy facility in Western Visayas with a Varian Clinac CX Linear Accelerator – a machine with effective and reliable system designed to provide cancer patients with advanced radiation treatment.

The institute will also have a Varian IX Treatment Simulator and Ion Beam application. Aside from that, it will also offer a Varian High Dose Rate Branchytherapy.

These modern medical equipments use radiotherapy.

Other projects of Medicus in the city include its first full-service hospital, the Medicus Medical Center, which is already in the final stage of construction.

Medicus strengthened Iloilo’s intent of becoming a hub for medical tourism in the Philippines.

The Medicus Cancer Institute Iloilo

The Medicus Cancer Institute Iloilo

The Medicus Cancer Institute Iloilo

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Category: Hospitals, Iloilo