Cancer is becoming an increasing burden in society which is also evidently visible in the busy oncology opds at any leading oncology centre. While the patient-doctor ratio for cancer patients is improving the gap is still huge. Cancer being a complex disease ideally requires doctors to spend about 30 mins to an hour especially during the first counselling session. Doctors may be pressed for time due to packed OPDs, and to help you make the best of your time in the oncologist chamber, there are certainly things which can make a difference and make your visit more meaningful. Here are 10 tips to help you prepare before you visit your oncologist.