Radiation Oncology

Overview

The Novalis Certified Radiation Oncology Department at Burjeel Medical City (BMC) is committed to providing state-of-the-art and high-quality radiation therapy services.

Our team of radiation oncologists, medical physicists, and radiation technologists works seamlessly to integrate up-to-date individualized patient care, along with research and evidence-based practices. They utilize revolutionary medical devices offering consultations, treatments, and follow-ups to the most complex radiation therapy cases for malignant and non-malignant diseases.

Conditions We Treat

Cancerous:

  • Sarcoma
  • Melanoma
  • Lymphoma
  • Anal cancer
  • Liver cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Skin cancers
  • Vulvar cancer
  • Penile cancer
  • Brain cancers
  • Breast cancer
  • Gastric cancer
  • Mesothelioma
  • Pediatric tumor
  • Bladder cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Cervical cancer
  • Vaginal cancer
  • Pituitary tumors
  • Brain metastasis
  • Testicular cancer
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Colorectal cancers
  • Endometrial cancer
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Esophageal cancers
  • Merkel cell carcinoma
  • Spine/ bone metastasis
  • Head and neck cancers
  • Thymoma and thymic carcinoma

Non-cancerous:

  • Keloids
  • Meningioma
  • Gynecomastia
  • Paraganglioma
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Heterotopic ossification
  • Vestibular schwannoma
  • Dupuytren's contracture
  • Arteriovenous malformation
  • Treatment-resistant exophthalmos
Treatments We Offer
  • Total body irradiation (TBI)
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS)
  • 3D conformal radiation therapy (3DCRT)
  • Deep inspiration breath-hold (DIBH)
  • High dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy (Will be available SOON)
  • Image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT)
  • Volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT)
  • Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT)
  • Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
Special Technologies
  • 4D CT simulation
  • ExacTrac dynamic
  • The HexaPOD 6-DOF Robotic Couch system
  • ABC machine (Active Breathing Coordinator)
Team that Cares
Medical Physics

Dr. Shahin Fattahi

Head of Medical Physics

Mr. Moaz Mohammed

Medical Physicist

Helena Abd Alkhalek

Assistant Medical Physicist

Team that Cares

Dr. Ibrahim Husni Mohd Abugheida

Head of Department - Radiation Oncology

Dr. Yoginee Pundlik Sonawane

Specialist - Radiation Oncology

Dr. Shahin Fattahi

Administrative Director and Head of Medical Physicist – Radiation Oncology