Cancer specialists, also called oncologists, are doctors specialized in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cancer. There are different types of cancer specialists based on the specific area or region they specialize in. For example, a cancer specialist diagnoses treat, and prevents the disorders of the blood, bone marrow, and lymph nodes are Hematologists. A cancer specialist works in coordination with various healthcare experts for special cancer care.
If cancer is detected in a patient with symptoms of cancer, the oncologist designs a treatment plan for you based on his evaluation with the details of the type of cancer you have, what is the stage of cancer, how fast it is likely to grow, and what parts of your body are or likely to get affected.
A cancer specialist manages a patient’s care throughout the course of the treatment starting with the diagnosis, including:
Some of the major procedures performed by a cancer specialist surgeon are:
|Dr. Vikas Goswami||Max Super Specialty Hospital, Vaishali, Ghaziabad|
|Dr. Tapaswini Pradhan||Fortis Hospital, Shalimar Bagh, New Delhi|
|Dr. Dinesh Pendharkar||Sarvodaya Hospital and Research Centre, Faridabad|
|Dr. Gagan Saini||Max Super Specialty Hospital, Vaishali, Ghaziabad|
|Dr. Tanuj Paul Bhatia||Sarvodaya Hospital and Research Centre, Faridabad|
|Dr. Hemkant Verma||Sharda Hospital, Greater Noida|
|Dr. Shivam Vatsal Agarwal||Sarvodaya Hospital and Research Centre, Faridabad|
|Dr. Vedant Kabra||Manipal Hospital, Dwarka, New Delhi|
Cancer Specialist(s) in India
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