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Dr. C N Patil

Dr. C N Patil

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Oncology

Medical Oncologist


9 Years Experience Overall  (9 years as specialist)

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Dr. Patil is an Oncologist with 13 years of experience in Medical Oncology. He has completed his DM with a gold medal from Adyar Cancer Institute. Dr. Patil also has experience working as an Assistant Professor. A consultant Medical Oncologist at Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore, Dr. C.N. Patil is a super specialist in this field. An expert in Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation, Dr. Patil has a successful history of handling complex cases of Breast and Ovarian Cancer. He also specializes in procedures of Acute Myocardial Infarction and Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia. Dr. Patil also has published research papers in international journals. He is an expert in Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation, Dr. Patil has a successful history of handling complex cases of Breast and Ovarian Cancer.

3 clinics for General Consultation

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Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore

Apollo Hospital


154/11, Bannerghatta Road, Amalodbhavi Nagar, Panduranga Nagar, Landmark: Opposite IIM, Bangalore

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Mon - Thu, Sat

11:00 - 04:00


11:00 - 01:00

Max. 60 mins wait + Verified details

Jayanagar, Bangalore

Apollo Hospital


21/2, Old Number 2, 14th Cross, 3rd Block, Landmark: Near Madhavan Park Circle, Bangalore

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+ 30


04:00 - 05:00

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Seshadripuram, Bangalore

Apollo Hospitals


New Number 1, Old Number 28, Platform Road, Landmark: Near Mantri Mall, Bangalore

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+ 5


03:30 - 04:30

Max. 60 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.


Leukemia treatment
Endometrial Biopsy
Prostate Cancer Treatment


Awards and Recognitions

Gold Medal For Excellent Performance and the Best Outgoing Student Award. - 2009
Best Outgoing Student , Cancer Institute , Adyar, Chennai - 2009
Gold Medalist , Medical Oncology - 2009


MBBS - University Of Mysore, India, 2001
MD - General Medicine - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 2005
DM - Oncology - Adyar Cancer Institute, Chennai, 2009


International Gynecologic Cancer Society - IGCS


Consultant in the department of Medical Oncology at Apollo Hospitals
Medical Oncologist and Assistant Professor at KS Hegde Medical College
Consultant Medical Oncologist at BGS Global Hospital
2009 - 2010 Assistant Professor at KSHEMA


59125 Karnataka Medical Council, 2001
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