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Cancer Specialist Doctors in Mumbai

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Dr. A R Fakih

MBBS, Fellowship

Consultant - Oncosurgery

Surgical Oncologist

speciality 30 Years of Practice

Dr. Abhijit Thakur

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, AFSA

Consultant - Laproscopic Gastro Intestinal, Endocrine and Breast Surgery

Breast Surgeon, General Surgeon

speciality 20 Years of Practice

Dr. Akshay Shah

MBBS, DNB - Medical Oncology, DNB

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 9 Years of Practice

Dr. Amit Ghanekar

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DNB - Medical Oncology

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 15 Years of Practice

Dr. Anil Heroor

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Surgical Oncology

Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist, Robotic Surgeon

awards 3 Awards speciality 22 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. Archana Shetty

MBBS, MD - DNA Markers of Proliferation and Prediction in Breast Cancer, Fellowship

Consultant - Breast Surgery

Breast Surgeon, Surgical Oncologist

speciality 22 Years of Practice

Dr. Arun Behl

MBBS, MS - General Surgery

Senior Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist, Uro Oncologist

awards 1 Award speciality 35 Years of Practice

Dr. Ashay Pramod Karpe

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Medical Oncology

Consultant - Hematology, Medical Oncology and Stem Cell Transplant

Hemato Oncologist, Oncologist, Hematologist

speciality 23 Years of Practice

Dr. Ashish Joshi

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, DM - Medical and Hemato Oncology

Consultant - Medical and Hemato Oncology

Oncologist, Hematologist

speciality 14 Years of Practice

Dr. Atul S Narayankar

MBBS, MD - Medicine, DNB - Medical Oncology

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 8 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. Bharat Bhosale

MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Oncology

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 16 Years of Practice

Dr. Bharat Chauhan

MBBS, MD - General Medicine , DM - Medical Oncology

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 10 Years of Practice

Dr. Bhavna Parikh

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 27 Years of Practice

Dr. BK Smruti

MBBS, MD

Consultant - Medical and Hemato Oncology

Oncologist, Hemato Oncologist

speciality 8 Years of Practice

Dr. Boman Dhabhar

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, Fellowship - Bone Marrow Transplant

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

awards 2 Awards speciality 26 Years of Practice

Dr. Chetan Shah

MBBS, MS

Consultant - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist

speciality 34 Years of Practice

Dr. Darshana Rane

MBBS, DNB - Internal Medicine, DNB - Medical Oncology

Consultant - Medical Oncology

Oncologist

speciality 8 Years of Practice

Dr. Deepak Kumar

MBBS, MD - Radiation Oncology, DNB - Radiation Oncology

Consultant - Radiation Oncology

Radiation Oncologist

awards 1 Award speciality 8 Years of Practice

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Bijay Kumar Sen green_tick Verified User ( 15 Jul 2020 )

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Dr. Ashay Pramod is a great doctor. I recommend him.
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Vasant Sagar green_tick Verified User ( 14 Jul 2020 )

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Waiting time was long. Otherwise all thing were good. Dr. Ashay is a good doctor.
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Shyamali Das green_tick Verified User ( 14 Jul 2020 )

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My experience was good with Dr. Ashay Pramod Karpe.
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Nipen Ghosh green_tick Verified User ( 14 Jul 2020 )

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My consultation was good with Dr Fakih. Must visit the doctor for cancer related queries.
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Tanmay Dash green_tick Verified User ( 14 Jul 2020 )

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Good experience. Effective treatment by Dr. A R Fakih.

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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?

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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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