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  • Dr. Aditya Murali

    Consultant - Medical Oncology & Haemato Oncology
    Practices at Aster CMI Hospital
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    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 5 years
    Education: MBBS, MD, DM, DNB (Medical Oncology)
    Trained at Adyar Cancer Institute, Chennai
      • Currently serves as Medical oncologist at Aster CMI Hospital, Bangalore
      • Medical oncologists are the ideal starting point for lymphomas, leukemia, and all advanced stage cancers
      • Specializes in the treatment of Solid tumors, Bone Marrow Transplant, Acute Myeloid Leukemia, Multiple Myeloma.
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      • Published several scientific papers on breast cancer, lung cancer, gastric cancer, liver cancer and others. Research-oriented doctors are continuously upgrading their knowledge of advancements in cancer therapy
      • Trained at Cancer Institute Adyar, a busy comprehensive cancer center. Doctors practicing in such centers have exposure to large volumes of cancer cases to build experience.
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  • Dr. Anil Kumar

    Consultant Medical Oncologist
    Practices at Onco India Hospital
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    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 8 years
    Education: MBBS, MD General Medicine, DM Medical Oncology
    Trained at Kidwai, Bangalore
      • Currently practices as Consultant, Medical Oncologist at Sparsh Hospitals and North Bangalore Hospital
      • Has 3 years of training in Haematology, Bone Marrow Transplant and Medical Oncology
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      • Dr. Anil was trained at Kidwai Memorial Oncology Institute, a reputed cancer institute in Bangalore. Doctors trained at such high-volume centers have wide exposure to many types of cancer cases
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  • Dr. Anthony Pais

    Senior Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Co-founder & Clinical Director
    Practices at Cytecare Hospital
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 22 years
    Education: MBBS, MS (General Surgery) , FICS (Surgical Oncology)
    Trained at International College of Surgeons, Washington
      • Currently practices as a Senior Breast surgeon in Cytecare Hospital
      • Has dedicated focus on breast cancer treatment. Super-specialist training in breast cancer
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      • Is a senior surgeon with super-specialty in breast cancer treatment. Such specialists build deep knowledge in treating a variety of breast cancers
      • Has practiced in very high volume cancer centers (Tata Mumbai and Kidwai Bangalore). Doctors trained here are exposed to a wide range of cancer cases
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  • Dr. Ashwin Rajagopal

    Consultant, Surgical Oncologist
    Practices at Manipal Hospital
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 7 years
    Education: MBBS, DNB (General surgery), DNB (Oncosurgery)
    Trained at Manipal, Bangalore
      • Currently works as a Surgical Oncologist at Manipal Hospitals
      • Ideal starting point for all solid organ cancers treatment
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      • Has a super-specialization in gynecological cancer, breast cancer, and hepatobiliary surgery (liver, gallbladder, and pancreatic)
      • Received advanced training in Robotic surgery and minimal invasive surgery techniques. These offer faster recovery to patients
      • Has advanced training from renowned international institutions in the USA, UK, and Europe
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  • Dr. Dinesh MavinahalliGangaiah

    Consultant, Surgical Oncologist
    Practices at BGS Global Gleneagles Hospital
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    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 6 years
    Education: MBBS, MS, MCh (Surgical Oncology), Fellowships in Minimal Access Oncology, Surgery
    Trained at Kidwai Cancer Center
      • Currently works as the Oncology Surgeon at BGS Hospitals, Bangalore.
      • Surgeons are the ideal starting point for any solid organ (carcinoma) or soft tissue (sarcoma) cancer treatment planning.
      • Practices in a comprehensive cancer center with a wide team of cancer specialists and cancer infrastructure.
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      • Has super-specialized training in Minimal Access Surgery and Minimal Access Oncology. Laparoscopic surgeries offer faster recovery to patients.
      • Trained at Kidwai, Karnatakas Regional Cancer Centre, a high-volume government centre. Doctors trained in high-volume tertiary centers have exposure to large volume of cancer cases.
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  • Dr. G. Girish

    Consultant - Surgical Oncology
    Practices at Aster CMI Hospital
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    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 8 years
    Education: MBBS, MS, MCh (Surgical Oncology)
    Trained at Tata Memorial Center, Mumbai
      • Currently serves as the only Surgical oncologist at Aster CMI Hospital, Bangalore
      • Surgical Oncologists are an ideal starting point for all solid organ tumors (carcinoma) and bone & soft tissue cancers (sarcoma)
      • Performs all types of cancer surgeries, however, has a special interest in the management of thoracic cancers (such as oesophageal cancer and lung cancer)
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      • Trained at Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai, and practiced at M.S. Ramaiah Hospital, Bangalore - both specialized centers with high patient loads, hence providing oncologists with exposure to a variety of cancers.
      • Also trained in Robotic Surgery, advocated for many types of cancer surgeries, due to reduced recovery time for patients
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  • Dr. Ganesh MS

    Head of Oncology Center, Surgical Oncology
    Practices at Vydehi Oncology Center
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 27 years
    Education: MBBS, M.S (General Surgery), M.Ch (Surgical Oncology), FACS
    Trained at Adyar Cancer Institute, Chennai
      • Currently heads Vydehi Cancer Center, a large busy cancer hospital with a team of 30 doctors working with him
      • Leads the surgical oncology team. Trained on complex surgeries, his department handles over 150 cancer cases a day
      • While he operates on all types of cancer, his special interest is in Head and Neck, Esophageal, and laparoscopic colorectal cancer
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      • Highly experienced with over 23 years of oncology experience. While he operates on a wide range of cancers, his interest lies in head and neck, Oesophageal, and colorectal surgeries
      • Practices minimally invasive surgery (laparoscopy) that provides faster recovery for patients
      • Trained in high-volume cancer centers and now leading a busy center with 150 cases a day
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  • Dr. Ganesha

    Senior Consultant & HOD, Medical Oncology
    Practices at St. John's Hospital
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    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 21 years
    Education: MBBS, MD, DM (Medical Oncology)
    Trained at Kidwai, Bangalore
      • Currently works as the HOD of Medical Oncology department at St.Johns Oncology Hospital, Bangalore
      • Work in conjunction with surgical oncologists for solid organ cancers
      • Area of interest - Lung cancer, Breast cancer and Colon cancers. Intrathecal Chemotherapy, High dose Methotrexate Chemotherapy with Leucovorin rescue, Bone Marrow aspiration, Biopsy, Targeted Therapy.
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      • Senior oncologist and HOD of medical oncology department in a high-volume cancer center
      • Published research in peer-reviewed scientific journals. Research oriented practice ensures he is continuously updated with advancements in cancer therapy.
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  • Dr. Harish P

    Associate Consultant, Medical Oncology
    Practices at Cytecare Hospital
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    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 7 years
    Education: MBBS, MD (Medicine), DM (Oncology)
    Trained at AIIMS, Delhi
      • Currently practices as a Medical Oncologist in Cytecare Hospital
      • His areas of expertise are Lung cancer, Breast cancer and haematological malignancies like lymphoma
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      • Trained at AIIMS, Delhi for Oncology. It is a national govt. cancer hospital of high reputation and services thousands of cancer patients every month. Doctors trained here have exposure to wide range of cancers and work with the best in class equipment for cancer care.
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  • Dr. K. R.Madhava

    Consultant & Head of Dept. Medical Oncology
    Practices at Prakriya Hospital
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    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 17 years
    Education: MBBS, MD (Medicine), DNB, MRCP, FRCR CCT
    Trained at DNB Board, Delhi
      • Currently heads the Medical Oncology dept. in Prakriya Hospital
      • He practiced in Portsmouth UK for 6 years where he worked on a range of cancers - Lung, Gastrointestinal, Urology & Hepato-biliary cancers.
      • In India, he has practiced in several large cancer centers in Bangalore
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      • Trained and practiced in the UK for almost 10 years. Doctors trained in developed countries are trained to follow evidence-based medical protocols in cancer treatment.
      • In India, Dr. Madhava has practiced for almost 10 years in HCG and MS Ramaiah, large cancer centers that expose doctors to wide range of cancer cases
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  • Dr. Karthik K.Prasad

    Consultant Surgical Oncologist
    Practices at Prakriya Hospitals
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    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 4 years
    Education: MBBS, M.S. General Surgery, DNB (Surgical Oncology)
    Trained at M N Budhrani Cancer Institute, Pune
      • Currently practices as Consultant, Surgical Oncologist at Prakriya Hospital
      • Surgeons are the ideal starting point for all solid organ cancers
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      • Karthik has published over six papers in national and international cancer journals. His areas of publications are the following: Breast Cancer & Oesophageal cancer
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  • Dr. Keethi B R

    Surgical Oncologist
    Practices at Vydehi Institute of Oncology
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    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 9 years
    Education: MBBS, M.S (General Surgery), M.Ch (Surgical Oncology)
    Trained at Kidwai, Bangalore
      • Currently the surgical oncologist at Vydehi Cancer Center
      • While he operates on all types of cancer, his special interest is in thoracic oncology (e.g. Oesophageal and lung cancer)
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      • Trained in Kidwai hospital, a high-volume cancer center, and now practicing in a busy center with 150 cancer cases a day
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  • Dr. Krithika Murugan

    Consultant Surgical Oncologist
    Practices at HCG Comprehensive Cancer Care Centre
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 16 years
    Education: MBBS, MRCS- Surgical Oncology(UK)
    Trained at Trained from Royal College of Surgeons, UK
      • Currently practices as an Oncosurgeon in HCG cancer hospital Has dedicated focus on breast and colorectal cancer treatment.
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      • Vast experience with more than 3000 breast surgeries Has received extensive surgical training in breast and colorectal cancer treatments from the UK
      • Specialized interest lies in breast and oncoplastic surgery, including reconstruction and cosmetic surgery, and colorectal cancers including laparoscopic colorectal surgery.
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  • Dr. Mangesh P Kamath

    Consultant Medical Oncologist, Hemato-oncologist & BMT Physician
    Practices at Fortis Cancer Institute
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    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 5 years
    Education: MBBS, DM, DNB Medical Oncology , Hemato-oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant
    Trained at Kidwai Cancer Center
      • Currently works as the Medical Oncologist at Fortis Cancer Institute, Bangalore.
      • Medical Oncologists are the ideal starting point for lymphoma, leukemia & all advanced-stage cancers treatment planning.
      • Has experience in Immunotherapy and Personalized/targeted cancer therapy. He has also conducted Bone Marrow Transplantations.
      • His expertise includes treatment for Thoracic cancers, Breast and Gynaec cancers, Hemato Oncology, Pediatric cancers and Bones marrow transplantation.
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      • Trained at Kidwai, Karnatakas Regional Cancer Centre, a high-volume government centre. Doctors trained in high-volume tertiary centers have exposure to large volume of cancer cases.
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  • Dr. Monika Pansari

    Consultant, Surgical Oncologist
    Practices at BGS Global Gleneagles Hospital
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 8 years
    Education: MBBS, MS, DNB (Surgical Oncology), Fellowship in Breast & Gyn Oncology
    Trained at Manipal, Bangalore
      • Currently works as the Breast and Gynae Oncology Surgeon at BGS Hospitals, Kengeri, Bangalore.
      • Surgeons are the ideal starting point for any solid organ (carcinoma) or soft tissue (sarcoma) cancer treatment planning.
      • Practices in a comprehensive cancer center with a wide team of cancer specialists and cancer infrastructure.
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      • Has a super-specialization in breast and gynecological cancers, hence have a specialized focus on these types of cancers.
      • Trained at Manipal Comprehensive Cancer Centre, a high-volume cancer center that enables exposure to wide variety of cases.
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  • Dr. Niti Raizada

    Director Medical Oncology & Hemato-Oncology
    Practices at Fortis Cancer Institute
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 15 years
    Education: MBBS, MD(Medicine), DNB(Medicine), DM(Med. Oncology), ECMO(Med. Oncology), MRCP(UK)(Med. Oncology)
    Trained at Adyar Cancer Institute, Chennai
      • Director of Medical Oncology and Hemato-oncology at Fortis Cancer Institute, Bangalore
      • Has a special focus on Breast, Genito-urinary, Gastro intestinal, Thoracic, Gynaec Oncology
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      • Dr. Niti is leading the Medical Oncology department in Fortis Cancer Institute
      • Specializes in Hemato Oncology with Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplants, Immunotherapy, Clinical Trials
      • Special interest in Breast, Genito-urinary, Gastrointestinal, Thoracic, Gynaec Oncology
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  • Dr. Poonam Patil

    Practices at Manipal Hospital
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    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 23 years
    Education: MBBS, MD (General Medicine), DM (Oncology)
    Trained at Kidwai, Bangalore
      • Currently practicing as Medical Oncologist in Manipal Hospital. She is the HOD of the Medical Oncology department
      • Ideal starting point for all lung cancer and all advanced-stage cancers. If surgery is required, medical oncologists will collaborate with surgeons to plan the treatment.
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      • Experienced in all advanced therapeutics of oncology
      • She leads a team of medical oncologists in Manipal hospital who offer services such as chemotherapy, targeted therapy, immunotherapy and hemato-oncology
      • Her special interest lies in gynecological oncology
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  • Dr. Poovamma

    Director and Consultant Surgical Oncologist
    Practices at Cytecare hospitals
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 12 years
    Education: MBBS, MS (Gen. Surgery), M.Ch (Surgical Oncology), FMAS
    Trained at Rajiv Gandhi University, Bangalore
      • Currently practices as a Breast surgeon in Cytecare Hospital
      • Has dedicated focus on breast cancer treatment
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      • She is a General Surgeon with special training in Breast Diseases, currently focused only on breast cancer. Such specialists build deep knowledge in treating a variety of breast cancers
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  • Dr. Prasad Narayanan

    Senior Consultant, Medical Oncology
    Practices at Cytecare Hospital
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    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 15 years
    Education: MBBS, MD (General Medicine), DM (Oncology)
    Trained at Tata Memorial Center, Mumbai
      • Currently practices as a Medical Oncologist in Cytecare Hospital
      • His areas of interest are Medical Oncology Immunotherapy, Clinical and Translational Research, Stem Cell Transplant
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      • Trained in Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai - a very high volume cancer center. Doctors from busy cancer centers are often exposed to a wide range of cancer cases
      • Treats solid tumors (head and neck, breast and colo-rectal cancers) through medicines, such as chemotherapy
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  • Dr Radheshyam Naik

    Group Medical Advisor, Head Dept. of Medical Oncology, Hematology and BMT, Chair Dept. of Translational Medicine & Therapeutics
    Practices at HCG Comprehensive Cancer Care Centre
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 39 years
    Education: MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Medical Oncology
    Trained at Trained from Kidwai Memorial Institute of Technology as well as world's leading institutions including M.D. Anderson Cancer Institute, USA, International School for Cancer Care, Oxford, UK, University of New South Wales, Australia, to name a few.
      • Currently practices as a Senior Medical Oncologist in HCG Cancer Hospital
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      • He has special interest in Bone Marrow Transplant programme and also undergone advanced trainings at Hadassah University, Israel, Detroit medical center, The New York hospital USA , Cornell Medical center and at Harper Hospital, Michigan, USA
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  • Dr. Rajeev Vijayakumar

    Consultant Medical Oncologist, Hemato-oncologist & BMT Physician
    Practices at BGS Global Gleneagles Hospital
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    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 7 years
    Education: MBBS, DNB General Medicine, DNB Medical Oncology
    Trained at Army Hospital Research and Referral Hospital, New Delhi
      • Currently works as the Medical Oncologist at BGS Hospitals, Bangalore.
      • Medical Oncologists are the ideal starting point for lymphoma, leukemia & all advanced stage cancers treatment planning.
      • Interested in the management of Lymphomas, Breast Cancer, Lung cancer, & Autologous Stem Cell Transplants, Precision medicine using genetic sequencing to provide treatment options for difficult to treat cancers.
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  • Dr. Rakesh Ramesh

    Director and Consultant Surgical Oncologist
    Practices at St. John's Oncology Center
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 13 years
    Education: MBBS, MS (Gen. Surgery), M.Ch (Surgical Oncology), FMAS
    Trained at St. John's, Bangalore
      • Currently works as the Head Oncology Surgeon at St.Johns Oncology Hospital, Bangalore.
      • Surgeons are the ideal starting point for any solid organ (carcinoma) or soft tissue (sarcoma) cancer treatment planning.
      • Area of interest - Breast cancer, Endocrine cancers, abdominal cancers, Head and Neck cancers.
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      • Senior oncologist heading a high-volume cancer center
      • Research oriented practice ensures he is continuously updated with advancements in cancer therapy
      • Was trained at NCC Singapore - considered Singapores largest centre of oncologists.
      • Developed a low cost breast-exam model to improve the training of self-breast exam at outreach camps
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  • Dr. Ravi Thippeswamy

    Medical Oncologist
    Practices at Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital
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    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 10 years
    Education: MBBS, MD (General Medicine), DM (Oncology)
    Trained at Tata Memorial Center, Mumbai
      • Currently practicing as Medical Oncologist at Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital, Bangalore
      • Experienced in treating lung cancer cases through medical oncology. Collaborates with surgeons and radiation oncologists to provide complete treatment.
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      • Trained at one of the most reputed institutes in India - Tata Memorial Mumbai. Being a high-volume center, the doctors at the hospital have exposure to a wide variety of complex cancer cases.
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  • Dr S Bhattacharjee

    Consultant Radiation Oncologist
    Practices at HCG Comprehensive Cancer Care Centre
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Radiation Oncologist

    Experience : 19 years
    Education: MBBS,MD
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      • Currently practices as a Senior Radiation Oncologist, HCG Cancer Hospital
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      • His areas of special interest include interstitial implants in cervical cancer, intraluminal brachytherapy in oesophageal cancer, irradiation for packed blood cells for transfusion, cranial irradiation in acute lymphoblastic lymphoma
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  • Dr. Sandeep P Nayak

    Director Surgical Oncology
    Practices at Fortis Cancer Institute
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 12 years
    Education: MBBS, MRCS (Edin), DNB (Gen Surg), DNB (Surgical Oncology) , MNAMS
    Trained at CNCI, Kolkata
      • Director of oncology surgery at Fortis Cancer Institute
      • Super-specialized in Robotic and Laparoscopic surgery
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      • Dr. Sandeep Nayak is a surgical oncologist who performs cancer surgeries for all types of cancer
      • He is known for robotic and laparoscopic surgery for colon, rectum, and other gastrointestinal cancers
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  • Dr. Shabber Zaveri

    Consultant, Surgical Oncologist
    Practices at Manipal Hospital
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 21 years
    Education: MBBS, MS (General Surgery), MCh. (Surgical Oncology)
    Trained at GCRI, Ahmedabad
      • Currently practicing as Surgical Oncologist in Manipal Hospital. Established surgical oncology in the hospital
      • The ideal starting point for all solid organ cancers treatment
      • Experienced in performing advanced cancer surgeries including minimally invasive procedures
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      • Has a super-specialization in breast cancer and thoracic surgery
      • Received advanced training in Robotic surgery from the USA. This type of surgery offers faster recovery to patients.
      • Has vast experience and advanced training from renowned international institutions in the USA and Europe
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  • Dr. Shashidhar V.Karpuramath

    Head of Medical Oncology
    Practices at Vydehi Institute of Oncology
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Medical Oncologist

    Experience : 12 years
    Education: MBBS, M.D (General Medicine), DM (Oncology)
    Trained at Adyar Cancer Institute Chennai
      • Currently heads the medical oncology department at Vydehi Cancer Center
      • While he treats the full range of cancers, his interest lies in Hodgkins Lymphoma, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia, Lung and Prostate Cancer, Pediatric solid cancers, bone and soft tissue tumors.
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      • Trained in Cancer Institute, Chennai, Tamils Nadus largest and oldest cancer hospital, a high-volume cancer center, and now practicing in a busy center with 150 cancer cases a day
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  • Dr. Shivakumar Uppala

    Director and Consultant Surgical Oncologist & Minimal Access Surgeon
    Practices at Onco India, North Bangalore Hospital
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 7 years
    Education: MBBS, MS (Gen. Surgery), M.Ch (Surgical Oncology), FMAS
    Trained at Kidwai, Bangalore
      • Dr. Shivakumar is trained in advanced surgical procedures for all solid organ cancers
      • He underwent advanced training in minimal access surgeries and regularly practices this
      • He heads Onco India hospital and personally involved in the treatment of each cancer case
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      • The doctor was trained at Kidwai Memorial Oncology Institute, a reputed cancer institute in Bangalore. Doctors trained at such high-volume centers have wide exposure to many types of cancer cases
      • Believes in providing cost-effective treatment to cancer patients at his hospital
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  • Dr. Somashekhar S.P

    Chairman and HOD of Surgical Oncology
    Practices at Manipal Comprehensive Cancer Center
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    Has advanced training as super-specialist in cancer

    Surgical Oncologist

    Experience : 20 years
    Education: MBBS, MS (General Surgery), MCh. (Surgical Oncology)
    Trained at GCRI, Ahmedabad
      • Currently the Chairman and HOD of Surgical Oncology in Manipal Hospitals
      • Ideal starting point for all solid organ cancers treatment
      • Experienced in performing advanced cancer surgeries
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      • Has a super-specialization in gynecological cancer, breast cancer and liver cancer
      • Received advanced training in Robotic surgery and minimally invasive surgery techniques. These offer faster recovery to patients
      • Has vast experience and advanced training from renowned international institutions in the USA and Europe
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  • Dr. Vijay Agarwal

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    Experience : 9 years
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    Experience : 9 years
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    Experience : 4 years
    Education: MBBS, MS General Surgery, MCh (Surgical Oncology)
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    Practices at Prakriya Hospitals
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    Experience : 4 years
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    Practices at Manipal Hospital
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    Experience : 23 years
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      • Currently practicing as Medical Oncologist in Manipal Hospital. She is the HOD of the Medical Oncology department
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    Consultant Surgical Oncologist
    Practices at Prakriya Hospitals
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Frequently Asked Questions:

when does breast cancer spread to lungs?

In the early stages, breast cancer is localized to the breast region and the neighbouring lymph nodes whereas in the advanced stages(stage 3 & 4) it starts spreading to other organs of the body like lungs, liver, bones etc..

when does breast cancer spreads?

In the early stages, breast cancer is localized to the breast region and the neighbouring lymph nodes whereas in the advanced stages it starts spreading to other organs of the body like lungs, liver, bones etc. When the cancer has spread to the neighbouring lymph nodes it can be classified as stage 1, 2 or 3 whereas when it has spread to any other parts of the body it is classified as stage 4. Stage 4 breast cancers can't be cured but the proper treatments can extend and improve the quality of the life of the patient.

which breast cancer has worse prognosis

Triple-negative breast cancers that account for about 10-20% of the breast cancers are the most aggressive spreading type of breast cancer with a worse prognosis. These type of breast cancers tests negative for estrogen receptors(ER), progestrone receptors(PR), and HER 2 protein and hence can't be treated with hormone therapy. Prognosis will also depend on the stage at which your cancer is detected. Earlier the detection, easier is the cure.

what does breast cancer lumps feel/look like

Breast lumps can be cancerous and benign(non cancerous). Cancerous Lumps are most likely the ones that are hard, irregular in shape,firm and painless. If you feel these symptoms during your self breast examination, consult your primary doctor or gynaecologist for further tests if necessary.

where are breast cancer lumps found?

Breast cancer lumps can be found in the regions of breast tissue. It can extend from armpit to breastbone to collarbone.

What happens if you have breast cancer while pregnant?

If a pregnant woman is generally diagnosed with breast cancer, the treatment depends on he size, stage and location of the tumor and how far long are you in your pregnancy. Surgery is generally safe to be done in pregnancy and chemotherapy is safe to be given in the second and third trimesters of the pregnancy. However other therapies like radiation therapy, hormone therapy are not usually given during the pregnancy as these can harm the baby.

What is breast cancer metastasis?

When the breast cancer has spread to other organs of the body it said to be in Stage 4 or Metastatic breast cancer. Breast cancer metastasis is generally treated with chemotherapy, radiation therapy, hormone therapy etc. Stage 4 breast cancers can't be cured but the proper treatmnet can improve the extend and quality of life of the patient.

What type of doctor should I see if I think I have breast cancer?

If you have breast cancer it is best to consult a breast oncologist. They are surgical oncologists super specialized in breast cancer surgeries. You will also need an experienced medical oncologist and radiation oncologist to complete your treatment. Still not sure which oncologist to go to?? Call us on +91 9741259596

How quickly do I need to make a decision about breast cancer treatment?

Earlier the diagnosis, easier is the treatment. It is always advised to start your breast cancer treatment as soon as possible, preferably within 14 days of diagnosis

What is the cost of breast cancer treatment in bangalore?

Breast Cancer Treatment generally consist of surgery, chemotherapy and radiation therapy . In Bangalore the cost of breast surgery range from Rs 75000 ( lumpectomy ) to Rs 2,000,00( mastectomy) . The price range may vary depending on the complexity of the surgery, experience of the surgeon as well as infrastructure and facilities of the hospital. The cost of chemotherapy for Breast cancer treatment in Bangalore generally range from Rs 15,000 to Rs 70,000 per cycle depending on the type of medicines used for the specific cases. If radiation therapy is needed the price generally start from Rs 90,000 which can vary depending on the type of radiation and the number of days.

why is breast cancer so common?

There are many factors that increase the risk of breast cancer in women like age, genetic history , lifestyle etc. Increased exposure to estrogen through hormone tablets , alcohol consumption etc can increase the risk of breast cancer significantly. A few life style changes can reduce the risk of breast cancer though most remain still susceptible to the disease. Hence the best defence is earlier the diagnoses, easier is the cure.

will breast cancer cause back pain?

Back pain is not one of the usual symptoms of breast cancer. But in advanced stage breast cancers , the patient can experience back pain if the breast cancer has spread to the bones

will breast cancer cause weight loss?

Weight loss can be the due to the sideeffects of the treatment for various types of cancers.In case of breast cancers, weight gain is more common with the patients undergoing the treatment. The weight gain can be due to the use of steroids to control the nausea, vomiting etc, that arise as the sideffects from the chemotherapy.

What are the breast cancer screening guidelines?

The widely practised breast cancer screening guidelines are 1. Self Breast exmaination once a month 2. Clinical Breast examination if you feel any symptoms 3. For women below 40 years, breast ultrasound is recommended in case of detection of any lump 4. For women above 40 years, a mammogram is recommended once in every two years.

where is breast cancer most common?

Breast cancer is most common among the women in United states. In India breast cancer is the most common anomg female cancers

What is the breast cancer recovery time?

Recovery time for breast cancer depend on the type and stage of breast cancer. The approximate recovery time for the breast cancer surgeries are 1. Lumpectomy - 1-2 weeks 2. Mastectomy - 3-4 weeks 3. Mastectomy with Breast reconstruction - 6-7 weeks

Can breast cancer occur in men?

It is a rare cancer of the breast tissue in especially the older men. Primary treatment include surgery Chemotherapy or Radiation therapy might also be advised depending on your case.

What are the top risk factors for breast cancer?/What causes breast cancer?

The top risk factors for breast cancer include age, genetic history, use of alcohol, sedenteray lifestyle etc. The use of hormone pills that disturb the estrogen progestrone level can also act as a risk factor for breast cancer. Regular breast cancer screening tests will help in early detection and make the cure simpler and easier

Do all pains in the breast direct to breast cancer?

The symptoms of breast cancer doesn't usually include breast pain. The pain can be due to many other reasons. Schedule a check up with your doctor to discuss

When should I begin screening for breast cancer?

Women below 40 yrs can do a self breast examination once a month and can go for a clinical breast examination in case of any symptoms For women above 40 years, a mammogram is recommended once in every two years.