COVID-19 Cases - 4789 (India)

Mental Health During Coronavirus & Government Initiative Coronavirus on Different Surfaces-How to Prevent Coronavirus Coronavirus - What it means for Pregnant Women, New Mothers & Their Babies Book your Tele/Video Consultation Now!     Most Affected States:   MAHARASHTRA - 865 TAMIL NADU - 615 DELHI - 575 TELENGANA - 354 KERALA - 319 UTTAR PRADESH - 304 RAJASTHAN - 286 ANDHRA PRADESH - 266 MADHYA PRADESH - 229 KARNATAKA - 175
हिंदी मे पढ़े

Cancer Specialist Doctors in Mumbai

Matches Found: 129

filter Filter your search
Clear Filters
location Show Doctors Near Me
Sort By:
Gender
Male (102)
Female (27)
Available Today
Fees
rupees
-
rupees
Opd Discount
Online Payment
No (129)
Hospital
S L Raheja Hospital, Mahim, Mumbai (28)
Nanavati Hospital, Vile Parle, Mumbai (26)
Jaslok Hospital, Mumbai (23)
Saifee Hospital, Mumbai (21)
Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Andheri, Mumbai (16)
Reliance Hospital, Navi Mumbai (15)
Fortis Hospital, Mulund, Mumbai (9)
Wockhardt Hospital, Mumbai Central, Mumbai (8)
SRCC Children Hospital, Mahalaxmi, Mumbai (7)
HCG Apex Cancer Centre, Mumbai (6)
Fortis Hiranandani Hospital, Vashi, Navi Mumbai (5)
Wockhardt Super Speciality Hospital, Mira Road, Mumbai (4)
AMRI Hospital, Bhubaneswar (4)
Fortis Hospital, Kalyan, Mumbai (3)
Specialities
Surgical Oncology (57)
Medical Oncology (35)
Hemato Oncology (20)
Radiation Oncology (14)
Head and Neck Surgery (10)
Bone Marrow Transplantation (10)
Robotic Surgery (9)
Hematology (9)
Breast Surgery (8)
Uro Oncology (6)
Gastrointestinal Oncology (5)
Gynecologic Oncology (4)
General Surgery (4)
Pediatrics (3)
Laparoscopic Surgery (3)
Urology (1)
Surgical Gastroenterology (1)
Orthopedics (1)
Obstetrics and Gynaecology (1)
ENT (1)
Dental Surgery (1)
City
Mumbai (115)
Navi Mumbai (14)

Dr. Ruchira Misra

MBBS, DCH, DNB - Paediatrics

Consultant - Pediatric Medical Oncology and Hematology

Hemato Oncologist, Bone Marrow Transplant Specialist

speciality 19 Years of Practice

Dr. Rupal Hitesh Chheda

MBBS, MD - Radiotherapy

Consultant - Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncologist

speciality 16 Years of Practice

Dr. Sachin Wani

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, DNB - Surgical Gastroenterology

Consultant - Surgical Gastroenterology and GI Oncosurgery

Gastric Oncologist, Surgical Gastroenterologist

speciality 14 Years of Practice

Dr. Sagar Vaishampayan

MBBS, MDS - Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Fellowship - Head and Neck Oncosurgery

Consultant - Surgical Oncology and Maxillofacial

Surgical Oncologist, Head & Neck Surgeon

speciality 15 Years of Practice

Dr. Sameeksha Dubey

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, DNB - Medical Oncology

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 7 Years of Practice

Dr. Sameer A Tulpule

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, Fellowship

Consultant - General Haematology, Haematolo Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation

Bone Marrow Transplant Specialist, Hematologist, Hemato Oncologist

speciality 18 Years of Practice

Dr. Sandeep Bipte

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, Fellowship - Breast Surgery

Consultant - Breast Oncology and Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist, Breast Surgeon

speciality 15 Years of Practice

Dr. Sandeep Goyle

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB - General Medicine

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 19 Years of Practice

Dr. Sanghavi Meghal Jayant

MBBS, DNB - General Surgery, Research Fellowship - Breast Cancer Services

Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist

speciality 12 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. Sanjay Sharma

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, Nargis Dutt Memorial Fellowship - Thoracic Oncology and Critical Care

Senior Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist, Breast Surgeon

awards 2 Awards speciality 41 Years of Practice

Dr. Sanjeev Karmarkar

MBBS, MS - General Surgery , MD - Medical Oncology / Hematology

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 23 Years of Practice

Dr. Sanjiv Badhwar

MBBS, MS - ENT, Fellowship - Head Neck Surgical Oncology

Consultant and Head - ENT, Head Neck Robotic Surgery

ENT Specialist, Head & Neck Surgeon, Robotic Surgeon

awards 6 Awards speciality 22 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

Dr. Sanket Shah

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, Mch - Surgical Oncology

Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist

speciality 8 Years of Practice

Dr. Santanu Sen

MBBS, Diploma - Child Health, Fellowship - Pediatric Oncology

Consultant - Pediatrics, Pediatric Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation

Pediatrician, Hemato Oncologist, Bone Marrow Transplant Specialist

speciality 17 Years of Practice

Dr. Satish Rao

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, Fellowship

Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist, Head & Neck Surgeon

awards 1 Award speciality 26 Years of Practice

Dr. Sewanti Limaye

MBBS, MD, Resident - Internal Medicine

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

awards 3 Awards speciality 11 Years of Practice

Dr. Shaila Welling

MBBS, MS

Director - General Surgery

General Surgeon, Breast Surgeon

speciality 51 Years of Practice

Dr. Shankar Vangipuram

MBBS, MD - Radiation Oncology, DNB

Consultant - Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncologist

speciality 8 Years of Practice

Reviews

B
Bharti Poswal green_tick Verified User ( 06 Mar 2020 )

likeHelpful

CommentComment

Satisfied with the facilties of the Credihealth
P
Pratham green_tick Verified User ( 03 Mar 2020 )

likeHelpful

CommentComment

Happy with Dr. Shankar treatment.
B
Babu green_tick Verified User ( 01 Mar 2020 )

likeHelpful

CommentComment

His way of consultant was excellent.
T
Tankadhar Patel green_tick Verified User ( 29 Feb 2020 )

likeHelpful

CommentComment

I just booked my appointment. The staff was very polite.
S
Sushil Shukla green_tick Verified User ( 29 Feb 2020 )

likeHelpful

CommentComment

must shared...
close overlay
Loading Data

credihealth

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.

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 of 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.

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

Rate the information on this page • Average Rating star rating star rating star rating star rating star rating 4.48 (873 Reviews)
Home
Doctors
Mumbai
Cancer