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Dr. Ankur Prakash

Dr. Ankur Prakash

BHMS, MD - Medicine




Internal Medicine

10 Years Experience Overall  (9 years as specialist)

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Proper diagnosis and cure with a zeal to heal the sufferings pathologically and mentally for the patients is our motto.. For cancer cases

Avas Vikas Colony, Agra

Dr. Ankurs Scientific Homoeopathy


#5, Mohan Plaza, Sector 9, Sikandara Bodla Road, Landmark: Near Kargil Petrol Pump., Agra

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Mon - Sat

10:00 - 02:00
05:00 - 09:00


Common questions & answers

Q: Who is an oncologist?

A: An oncologist is a medical professional who is an expert in diagnosing, treating, and preventing cancer. The treatment of cancer by an oncologist is dependent on the type of cancer, its location, size and how much it has spread to other parts of the body.

Q: What are the different branches in oncology?

A: The different branches in oncology are: Medical - treatment using chemotherapy or other medicines Surgical - removal of the tumour by surgery Radiation - treatment using radiation therapy Gynecologic - treatment of cancers such as uterine, cervical, and ovarian cancer Pediatric - treatment of cancer in children Haematologisc - diagnosis and treatment of blood cancers

Q: What is the difference between a clinical and medical oncologist?

A: Clinical oncologists are specialised doctors who use radiotherapy and systemic therapy such as chemotherapy for the treatment and management of cancer patients. Medical oncologists are physicians who specialise in the management and treatment of cancer with the help of systemic therapies such as chemotherapy, immunotherapy, targeted drugs, or hormonal therapy.

Q: What kind of training does an oncologist get?

A: To become an oncologist, you need to complete the MBBS degree (5.5 years). Then you can either do a three-year course of: MS, followed by a three-year of MCh (surgical oncology) or MD (medicine/ paediatrics), with a degree in DM (medical oncology), which takes three years or MD in radiotherapy. If you can't do MS or MD, you can get a degree in DNB (Diplomate in National Board).

Q: Does an oncologist perform surgeries for cancer treatment?

A: A doctor who performs surgeries for cancer treatment is known as a surgical oncologist. They remove the tumour and nearby tissues by surgery to: Diagnose cancer Treat cancer by eliminating all or some part of it Identify the extent of cancer Determine if cancer has spread or is affecting any other parts of the body Restore the appearance or function of the part

Awards and Recognitions

Gold Medallist - 2009
Rajiv Gaandhi Sadbhavana Gold Medal for Health Excellence - 2013
Mother Teresa Gold Medal for Health Excellence - 2014


BHMS - Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune, 2009
MD - Medicine - Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune, 2011


Central Council of Homeopathy


2010 - 2015 Doctor at Dr. Ankur Scientific Homoeopathy


H29458 Homoeopathic Medicine Board, Uttar Pradesh, 2009
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