It has been a historic week for Beacon Hospital. We have treated the first patient in Malaysia on Varian Halcyon System. The patient treated was a 62 year old male diagnosed with thyroid cancer. Beacon International Specialist Centre is the 1st Southeast Asia hospital to introduce Varian Halcyon Radiotherapy to cancer patients. It can be […]
Beacon Hospital (Beacon International Specialist Centre Sdn Bhd, 621976-D) recently received many enquiries with regards to Beacon Hospital’s CSR Free Cataract Programme (CCP). There has been a viral-spread of Whatsapp messages mentioning Beacon Hospital Petaling Jaya is giving out free cataract surgery for patients with household income less than RM5K per month and the […]
On the 16th of February, a charity clinic in collaboration with KanWork was held at Masjid Al Imam Trimizi as part of Beacon’s CSR programme. Approximately 150 people received free health checkups that were given by doctors from Beacon Hospital. Besides that, a health talk was also given by Dr Azura, our Consultant Medical Oncologist […]
Soda water containing phosphorus affects calcium metabolism and increases the risk of osteoporosis. It is advisable to replace the soda in the refrigerator to milk. To know more, do read this article, featuring Dato’ Dr. Lee Joon Kiong, our Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon.
Lung cancer is the third most common cancer in Malaysia, accounting for 19.8% of all medically certified cancer mortality in this country. Since most lung cancer patients are diagnosed when they reach an advanced, incurable stage, mortality rates in Malaysia remains high. Over 75% of lung cancer cases are diagnosed at either stage III or […]
Don’t Delay Cataract Surgery Showing them the act of love and respect by giving them the gift of better sight Beacon Hospital Subsidized Cataract Surgery Programme 2018 Cataract is a common eye disease that happens to elderly people yet many of them delay their treatments due to lack of awareness of the symptoms and the […]
There has been a whatsApp viral-spread message that mentioned Beacon Hospital Petaling Jaya is giving out free cataract surgery for patients with household income less than RM5k per month and the offer is valid until end of August. Beacon Hospital hereby wishes to clarify that this was a programme held last year and ended in […]
Most patients with early stage stomach cancers have no symptoms of the disease. As the cancer grows, they might start to get symptoms, and one of the common symptoms is gastric pain – pain in the upper part of the abdomen. The problem is this pain can be easily mistaken for gastritis, also colloquially known […]