Sri Shankara Cancer Foundation

Making lives whole again....

Sri Shankara Cancer Foundation (SSCF) is a not-for-profit organization registered under section 12 A. SSCF was founded 2008 by a group of like minded people with the core purpose of providing comprehensive cancer treatment to all cancer patients particularly the poor, focus on effective prevention of cancer and train health care personnel to manage cancer patients.


Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Centre (SSCHRC) is a comprehensive, cancer hospital located in the heart of Bengaluru. Since commencing its operations on 15th August 2012,  Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Centre has been consistently fulfilling its main objectives of providing best cancer treatment at affordable costs including free treatment to the economically disadvantaged.

SSCHRC is also recognized by the National Board of Examinations and Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Centre as a super specialty training institute for DNB and Fellowship programmes respectively. 

Sri Shankara Cancer Foundation is also recognized by the Department of Scientific & Industrial Research, Government of India. 

Our Institutes


Sri Vijay Prakash visits SSCHRC for a New Year surprise

01st January 2021


Renowned singer Sri Vijay Prakash, his team and family visit SSCHRC for a New Year surprise concert dedicated to the children undergoing treatment and the entire SSCHRC team. 

Webinar on Breast Cancer for PG Students & Oncologists

8th October 2020 


SSCHRC is organized a webinar on "Contemporary issues in Management of Breast Cancer" on 31st October 2020 at 3:00 PM as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. 

This is aimed at postgraduate students and practicing Oncologists. 

Paediatric Patients receive gifts from Make A Wish, India

25th September 2020


Make A Wish, India surprised our children at the Paediatric Oncology Department with gifts for them! The children, their parents and the entire SSCF team is extremely grateful to the Make A Wish, India team for their continued support in bringing smiles and joy to our paediatric patients. 

Admissions Open 2020 -21

04 Sept 2020


Admissions are now open for BSc Nursing and BSc Radiotherapy Technology and RGUHS Affiliated Fellowship Courses for the Academic Year 2020 - 21

The fellowship exams for selection of candidates for the subjects affiliated to RGUHS (Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences) is now scheduled on 24.09.2020 at 09.00 AM. 

COVID - 19 Precautions & Guidelines for Patients and Caregivers.

15th April 2020,


We request our patients and caregivers to kindly follow the guidelines to ensure the safety of all.

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Treatment & Training

Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital & Research Centre is a 320 bedded hospital providing comprehensive cancer care.

Prevention & Research

Sri Shankara National Centre for Cancer Prevention & Research is a dedicated wing of SSCF for cancer prevention.

Training & Support

Sri Shankara College of Nursing was started in 2018 to train the future nurses in oncology care. 

Support & Volunteer

CanAid is SSCF's network of volunteers who support the foundation's activities on several fronts. 

We strive to be accessible to all at times of need. In sickness and in health,

we’re here for you and your loved ones.


You can reach out to us at:

Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Centre


1st Cross, Shankara Matt Premises, Shankarapuram,

Basavanagudi, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560004 • 080-26981000 • 080-46484444

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