Icon Sunsuria set to open its first cancer centre at Island Hospital

Icon Sunsuria and Island Hospital have agreed to partner to deliver advanced cancer care for the people of Malaysia and across the region. This collaboration paves the way for our first cancer centre in Malaysia, slated to open in Penang in early 2024.

This strategic alliance combines Icon’s regional oncology expertise with Island Hospital’s leadership as one of Malaysia’s largest private hospitals and a renowned medical tourism powerhouse.

“This partnership is an important step forward in our vision to provide world-class cancer care and greater access to quality cancer treatments for patients in Malaysia and the region. Through this collaboration, we will empower patients and their families with the knowledge and resources in their fight against cancer and make vital steps towards survivorship.” said Serena Wee, Chief Executive Officer of Icon ASEAN and Hong Kong.

Pictured (L-R): Tan Sri Datuk Ter Leong Yap (Executive Chairman of Sunsuria Berhad), Serena Wee (CEO of Icon ASEAN and Hong Kong), Mark Wee (CEO of Island Hospital) and Lim Kooi Ling (Chief of Staff of Island Hospital)

Mark Wee, Chief Executive Officer of Island Hospital expressed, “This partnership marks yet another bold commitment by Island Hospital to further develop oncology as one of its pillars of medical excellence. Through this collaboration, we reaffirm our commitment to increasing access to patients from across the region to the best-in-class treatments and technologies, offering a wide range of multidisciplinary cancer treatments, supported by Island Hospital’s team of dedicated professionals and cutting-edge diagnostic and therapeutic medical equipment.”

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