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Oncology researches, cares, and helps patients to prevent the tumor-related diseases. Cancer treatments are divided into surgical and non-surgical therapies. Oncology mainly offers drug therapy. Most medicines the division offers are anticancer and other recent drugs, so specialized doctors who have various clinical experiences should administer them. Also the division has a goal to improve live quality of patients. Although it offers the standard treatments, there are some patients who are not cured. With the permission of the country, those patients can be enrolled to some clinical studies which offer the new treatments and remedies. There are a lot of treatments for each type, location, and stage of the cancer. Through the biotechnology development in 21st century, there are many new treatments are developed. We always welcome patients and their families to visit us and undergo the most suitable cares.