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Dr. Amit Rauthan

Dr. Amit Rauthan

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Oncology


Medical Oncologist


19 Years Experience Overall  (15 years as specialist)

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Dr. Amit Rauthan is a Consultant Oncologist at Manipal Hospital, Bangalore. He holds his expertise in Blood and Marrow Transplant, Haematological Malignancies, Solid Organ Cancers like Breast, Gastrointestinal, Ovarian and Head & Neck Cancers. He did his MD in Internal medicine, followed by DM in Medical Oncology from Gujarat Cancer & Research Institute, Ahmedabad. He has conducted many successful Allogeneic and Autologous transplants at Manipal hospital which has an affiliation with the University of Minnesota Physicians, USA. He discusses the treatment options as well as outcomes with his patients and is always open to suggestions and comments from fellow oncologists.

2 clinics for General Consultation

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Chemo Port Insertion
Cancer Treatment
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Old Airport Road, Bangalore

Manipal Hospital


98, Kodihalli, Landmark: HAL Bus Stop, Bangalore

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Mon - Tue, Thu - Sat

02:00 - 05:00

Max. 30 mins wait + Verified details

Common questions & answers

Q: Who is an oncologist?

A: An oncologist is a physician with specialization in diagnosing, treating and providing care to patients who have cancer of any tissue or organ.

Q: What are the different branches in oncology?

A: The different branches of oncology are: (1) medical oncology, who treats cancer using chemotherapy (2) surgical oncology, perform surgical procedures to remove tumour (3) radiation oncology, provide radiation therapy (4) gynecologic oncology, treat gynecologic cancer (5) pediatric oncology, specialist of disease in children (6) haematologist-oncology, treats blood cancer

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

A: A medical oncologist provides treatment of cancer using systematic therapy (chemotherapy, hormone therapy and biological agents), whereas a clinical oncologist uses a combination of chemotherapy and radiotherapy.

Q: What kind of training does an oncologist get?

A: Training as an oncologist involves four years of medical school for bachelors degree (MBBS) followed by a residency period and a post-graduate degree in oncology. The post-graduation degree may be MD in medicine/paediatrics, with a DM in medical oncology or MD in radiotherapy.

Q: Does an oncologist perform surgeries for cancer treatment?

A: A surgical oncologist, who has got training at surgical procedures can perform surgery to remove tumours.


Immunotherapy in Cancer management
Blood and Marrow Transplant
Hematological malignancies
Molecular Oncology


Awards and Recognitions

more than 12 renowned research publications to his name and has given more than 27 guest lectures


MBBS - Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, 1998
MD - General Medicine - Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, 2000
DM - Oncology - Gujarat University, India, 2004


Member of American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
Member of European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO)
Member of American Society of Haematology (ASH)
Member of Indian Cooperative Oncology Network (ICON)


Consultant at Manipal Hospitals


85158 Karnataka Medical Council, 2009
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