Island Hospital

Level 2, Macalister Wing, Island Hospital
No 308, Macalister Road
10450, Penang, Malaysia
Monday to Friday - 8.30am to 5pm
Saturday - 8.30am to 1pm
Sundays & Public Holidays - Closed
Monday to Friday
8.30am to 5pm
Monday to Friday - 8.30am to 5pm
Saturday - 8.30am to 1pm
Sundays & Public Holidays - Closed

About Icon Oncology Island Hospital

Treatment and care at Icon Oncology Island Hospital

Radiation Oncology

Using a state-of-the-art Varian TrueBeam linear accelerator, Icon Oncology Malaysia provide precise radiation therapy treatment for all cancer types.

HyperArc: An advanced technique that precisely targets multiple intra-cranial metastases with high doses of radiation whilst minimising doses to surrounding healthy brain tissue

Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT):  A technique that utilises advanced equipment and computer software (including MRI, CT and x-ray) to precisely target a tumour with radiation beams

Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT): A technique that delivers high dose radiation therapy to cancerous tumours, while limiting the impact of radiation on healthy surrounding tissue

Stereotactic Radiation Therapy: An advanced technique that delivers pinpoint precise radiation therapy to treat small tumours with well-defined edges, including tumours that have spread from a primary cancer

Volumetric Modulated Radiation Therapy (VMAT): A technique that delivers radiation therapy beams in a series of arcs or angles by a rotating machine to allow for greater access to a cancerous tumour

Deep Inspiration Breath Hold (DIBH): A technique for breast cancer patients that reduces the potential impact of radiation on the heart

Nuclear Medicine and PET-CT

We provide diagnostic services with a higher standard of care through precision diagnosis, heightened image quality, lower dose radiation and faster scans with the Biograph™ mCT from Siemens Healthineers.

Cancer Research

Through Icon Group, Icon Oncology Malaysia provides access to clinical trials across a wide range of tumour types and phases.

Meet our Doctors

Dr. M. Amir Shah
(Medical Director)

“I am committed to delivering the latest evidence-based cancer treatments, with best possible care to my patients to enhance their health outcomes and quality of life.”

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Dr. Ooi Kai Yun
(Consultant in Clinical Oncology)

“I am deeply committed to providing the best possible care for my patients and is committed to supporting them throughout their cancer journey by providing personalised and tailored treatment options.”

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Medical Concierge

At Icon Oncology Malaysia, we extend our hands to patients across the Asia Pacific region, offering a beacon of hope for those considering travelling for cancer treatment.

Our team of dedicated specialists collaborates to provide personalised, evidence-based treatment plans, tailored to each patient’s unique journey.

Our Medical Concierge service, a pillar of our patient-centric approach, provides compassionate care attuned to your needs during challenging times. From the moment you reach out to Icon, a dedicated companion will be at your side, assisting you from the initial contact, throughout treatment, and during follow-up.

Our multilingual doctors and medical teams, supplemented with interpreters when necessary, deliver care in a culturally sensitive and personalised manner. Beyond medical care, our Medical Concierge can also coordinate accommodation and other necessary medical appointments, ensuring a seamless treatment experience provided by Icon Oncology Malaysia.

We invite you to make an appointment to discuss the possibilities of travelling to Penang for your cancer treatment with Icon Oncology Malaysia; we’re here to support you every step of the way.


At Icon Oncology Malaysia, we believe in creating a comforting environment that supports your healing journey.

On-site pathology and pharmacy services:
Our on-site pathology and pharmacy services ensure that you receive timely and convenient access to essential medical services.

Access to allied health and support services:
Our allied health and support services are always at hand, providing holistic care tailored to your needs.

Complimentary Wi-Fi, coffee and tea:
Stay connected with our free Wi-Fi, and enjoy a soothing cup of coffee or tea on us, making your treatment experience as comfortable as possible.

At Icon Oncology Malaysia, we’re here to support you, every step of the way.

Getting here

By car

On-site parking is available for all patients undergoing treatment.

By taxi

Please indicate Macalister Wing when booking a taxi.

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