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Surgical Oncology (60)
Medical Oncology (44)
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Hematology (10)
Head and Neck Surgery (9)
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Dr. Nagraj G Huilgol

MBBS, DGO, MD

Chief - Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncologist

speciality 43 Years of Practice

Dr. Suresh Advani

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, Fellowship

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist, Bone Marrow Transplant Specialist

awards 7 Awards speciality 43 Years of Practice

Dr. Gopal Ramkrishnan

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Medical Oncology

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 42 Years of Practice

Dr. Mukesh M Desai

MBBS, MD - Pediatrics, Diploma - Child Health

Consultant - Hemato Oncology

Hematologist, Hemato Oncologist

speciality 35 Years of Practice

Dr. Sudesh M Phanse

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB

Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist

awards 1 Award speciality 31 Years of Practice

Dr. Mehul Bhansali

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB - General Surgery

Director - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist, Robotic Surgeon

awards 2 Awards speciality 30 Years of Practice

Dr. MR Kamat

MBBS, MS, FICS

Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist, Uro Oncologist

awards 3 Awards speciality 29 Years of Practice

Dr. Sanjay Dudhat

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, Clinical Research Fellowship - Gastrointestinal Surgery

HOD - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist, Head & Neck Surgeon

speciality 28 Years of Practice

Dr. Bhavna Parikh

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 27 Years of Practice

Dr. Sharmila Agarwal

MBBS, MD, DNB - Radiation Oncology

Director - Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncologist

speciality 27 Years of Practice

Dr. Avinash Deo

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Medical Oncology

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Hemato Oncologist, Oncologist

speciality 27 Years of Practice

Dr. Ashish Vijay Bakshi

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, DM - Medical Oncology

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 25 Years of Practice

Dr. Anjana Sainani

MBBS, Diploma - Child Health, MD - Oncology

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Bone Marrow Transplant Specialist, Oncologist

speciality 23 Years of Practice

Dr. Rakesh Katna

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Surgical Oncology

Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist, Head & Neck Surgeon, Robotic Surgeon

speciality 20 Years of Practice

Dr. Sudeep Sarkar

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Surgical Oncology

Senior Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist

speciality 19 Years of Practice

Dr. Aadesh A Patil

MBBS, MD - Radiation Oncology, Fellowship - Neuro Oncology

Consultant - Clinical Oncology

Radiation Oncologist

speciality 17 Years of Practice

Dr. Prashant S Nyati

MBBS, DNB - Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fellowship - Gynecologic Oncology

Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist, Gynecologic Oncologist

awards 1 Award speciality 17 Years of Practice

Dr. Bharat Bhosale

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Oncology

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 16 Years of Practice

Dr. Prashant B Kerkar

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB - General Surgery

Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist

speciality 16 Years of Practice

Dr. Sanket Mehta

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, Fellowship - Oncology and Cytoreductive Surgery

Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist

awards 1 Award speciality 16 Years of Practice

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Doctor Prashant didn't disappoint me during my medical journey as he is a very nice and experienced doctor.
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Geetika green_tick Verified User ( 01 Jul 2020 )

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I recommend Dr. Prashant for cancer surgery. I had esophageal cancer and I am now free of it. Thanks to the doctor and the team.
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Bijoy Krishna Pradhan green_tick Verified User ( 01 Jul 2020 )

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Dr. Prashant is one of the best doctors for cancer surgery. He treated me of cancer in pancreas. I will always be grateful to him. He is very humble and does not make the patient fearful like other doctors.
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Shiv Kumar Shah green_tick Verified User ( 30 Jun 2020 )

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Happy with the treatment. Dr. Prashant is a very helpful and humble doctor.
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Swati Shivastav green_tick Verified User ( 12 May 2020 )

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My friend referred me for Sudeep Sarkar then I met with then and all staff is amazing.

What is a cancer specialist?

A cancer specialist is a doctor who specializes in the study, diagnosis, and treatment of cancerous tumors. The study of cancerous tumors is called oncology. An oncologist not only treats cancer but provides post-treatment care to patients. There are different types of oncologists - medical, surgical, radiation, gynecological, pediatric, and hematologist.

What are the treatments for cancer?

Cancer can be cured by specialists using a variety of treatments. The treatment procedure and plan depends on the type of cancer a patient has. The condition can be treated using cancer surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, bone marrow transplant, immunotherapy, hormone therapy, targeted drug therapy, and more.

There are various different types of cancer. However, some very common organs where cancerous tumors occur are:

  • Breast

  • Bladder

  • Lung

  • Prostate

  • Lung

  • Thyroid

  • Pancreatic

What should you look for in a cancer specialist?

Usually, your primary health care provider may refer you to a cancer specialist. But because the field of cancer is so vast and complex, you should be able to find someone you can trust.

While choosing a cancer specialist, you should see whether the doctor is open to you or not. He/she should be able to patiently listen to you and answer all your queries. A cancer specialist would provide medical care to the patient throughout the course of treatment. You should check the doctor’s qualifications, consider how much training he/she has had, how much experience does the doctor hold among other things.

Why choose Credihealth?

We, at Credihealth, are aware that you would need special assistance through your medical journey. Our aim is to provide the best medical guidance and facilities all across India. Credihealth helps you in finding the right and verified doctor, compare cost estimates for your treatment, get personalized aid, and more. Using Credihealth services, you can choose from more than 35000+ doctors and avail customized discounts and offers.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are the causes of cancer?

A:

The prime cause of cancer is the changes in genetic mutations. Cancer cells cause changes to DNA within the cells. Other factors that cause cancer include lifestyle, environmental, and occupational. 


Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 05/09/2019

Q: How does tobacco consumption lead to cancer?

A:

Tobacco consumption is directly related to the weakening of the immune system. It also causes damages to the cells and leads to cancer. 


Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 05/09/2019

Q: What are the warning signs of cancer?

A:

Common warning signs include unusual discharge, changes in bowel habits, persistent coughing, weakness, loss of appetite, unexplained weight loss, indigestion and more. 


Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 05/09/2019

Q: Does a lump in the breast confirm the presence of cancer?

A:

No, all lumps are not cancerous. However, only an oncologist will be able to tell if a lump in the breast is due to cancer or not. 


Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 05/09/2019

Q: Is cancer contagious?

A:

No, cancer is not infectious and do not spread upon touching. 


Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 05/09/2019

Q: Can cancer be cured completely?

A:

There is no cure for cancer yet. But early detection can help in providing complete treatment. 


Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 05/09/2019

Q: What are the side effects of cancer treatment?

A:

The side effects depend on the type of treatment taken. Common side effects include anemia, hair loss, fatigue, loss of appetite, bleeding, swelling and more. 


Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 05/09/2019

Q: What is the most common form of cancer in men and women?

A:

In men, prostate cancer is the most common while breast cancer is the most prevalent one in women. 


Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 05/09/2019

Q: What dietary changes can prevent cancer?

A:

A plant-based diet including fruits and vegetables, avoiding processed food and limiting alcohol are some dietary changes one can make for cancer prevention. 


Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 05/09/2019

Q: Which tests are done to diagnose cancer?

A:

Imaging tests, X-rays, CT scans, MRI, PET, Mammograms, Blood tests, and more are some common tests done. Other tests are variable depending on the type of cancer and treatment.


Answered by: Dr. Ashwanth Prathapani on 05/09/2019

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