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Dr. Murali Subramanian

Dr. Murali Subramanian

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Medical Oncology


Medical Oncologist


21 Years Experience Overall  (14 years as specialist)

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Dr. Murali Subramanian Has been working in the field of oncology for the last 14 years. Expert in both adult and pediatric cancers.Has published many original articles both in national and international journals.Has held the position of medical director at Oncology India for the last 4 years.He has vast teaching/academic experience and was an ex-professor in the department of medical oncology at the prestigious M S Ramaiah Medical College and Hospitals.

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Indiranagar, Bangalore

Oncology India


548, 1, Chinmaya Mission Hospital Rd, First Stage, Hoysala Nagar, Landmark: Sujatha Hospital, opposite Motherhood hospital, Bangalore

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11:00 - 01:00

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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.


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MBBS - Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli, (KIMS), 1998
MD - General Medicine - Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, 2002
DM - Medical Oncology - B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad (Gujarat University), 2005


Karnataka Medical Council


49759 Karnataka Medical Council, 1998
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