Day Care Chemotherapy services are a vital component of our comprehensive approach to cancer care. This facility is dedicated to providing patients with a supportive and efficient environment for receiving chemotherapy on an outpatient basis. The day care setup allows patients to undergo their treatment during the day and return home in the evening, minimizing the need for prolonged hospital stays. The institute prioritizes personalized care, ensuring that each patient receives individualized attention from a skilled and compassionate medical team. With state-of-the-art technology and a patient-centric approach, the Day Care Chemotherapy services at Dr. B. Borooah Cancer Institute aim to enhance the overall treatment experience for cancer patients, promoting comfort, convenience, and optimal outcomes in the battle against cancer.


Chemotherapy is usually given in an outpatient setting known as a chemotherapy day care. The day-care unit will provide service for patients who are receiving infusions over duration of generally 2-6 hours. Chemo is administered in cycles depending on the type of cancer, the goal of treatment and the way the body is responding.


Chemotherapy treatments are given daily, weekly or monthly but is usually given in 3 weekly cycles with a rest period that enables the normal cells in the repair and regains strength.


Day care chemotherapy at Dr.B.Barooah Cancer Hospital is at present serving around 120 to 130 patient everyday for both paediatrics and adult. The service is provided by very competent Medical oncologist, Nursing staff, ward attendant and housekeeping staff as team.