The treatment of cancer in Kolhapur depends on the stage of cancer, health status, age. In various Cancer hospitals of Kolhapur, it falls into various categories like surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, etc. In Kolhapur, the oncologist stated that some type of cancers can be prevented by leaving bad habits like smoking. It is recommended by cancer hospital of Kolhapur, that cancer awareness in women is necessary, because breast cancer and ovarian cancer is very common in women. In Kolhapur there are several hospitals which have only specialisation in Cancer.