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The Valavadi Naryanaswamy Cancer Centre (VNCC) ,established in the year 1958 at GKNM Hospital was the first of its kind. With over 2500 new cases being registered annually and under the able guidance of  Dr.A.Rajkumar, Chairman - Oncology, it is a leading centre not only for cancer treatment but also for cancer screening and prevention, diagnosis , supportive care and education .

The vision of the centre is to make accessible , all the latest available technologies in the world today to our patients at affordable costs.

The department caters to the people of Coimbatore ,Erode, Salem, Palani, Nilgiris and Karur Districts of Tamilnadu and also the neighbouring states of Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. Patients from neighbouring countries like Srilanka, Singapore, Malayasia and the Middle East are being treated here regularly.

Services are provided in the broad disciplines of Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Haemato Oncology and Surgical Oncology.

Specialised teams drawn from all these disciplines treat organ specific malignancies thereby ensuring optimal multimodality treatment for each and every patient.

VNCC is the first private cancer centre in the state to have such amenities.


Specialised Organ Specific Units :

  • Breast Cancer Unit
  • Head and Neck Cancer Unit
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer Unit
  • Gynaecological Cancer Unit
  • Haematological Cancer Unit

Support Services :

  • Onco-Pathology -Dr.Radha Ananthakrishnan-OncoPathologist
  • Onco-Radiology -Dr. S. Senthilkumaran-OncoRadiologist
  • Nuclear Medicine - Dr.Anirudhan- Nuclear Medicine Consultant.
  • Oncology Nursing Team


Contact us through vncc@gknmh.org