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Dr. Neema Bhat

Dr. Neema Bhat

MBBS, Diplomate from the American Board of Paediatrics

Allopath

Pediatrician

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5 Years Experience Overall  (1 years as specialist)

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Dr. Neema Bhat is a Medical Oncologist and Pediatrician in Kengeri, Bangalore and has an experience of 5 years in these fields. Dr. Neema Bhat practices at BGS Gleneagles Global Hospital in Kengeri, Bangalore and Gleneagles Global Hospitals in Richmond Town, Bangalore. She completed MBBS from Devaraj URS Medical College - Kolar in 2008,Diplomate from the American Board of Paediatrics from American Board of Paediatrics in 2018 and Fellowship in Hemato Oncology from Penn State College of Medicine in 2017.

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Kengeri, Bangalore

BGS Gleneagles Global Hospital

4.5

67, Uttarahalli Road, Landmark: Near Abhiman Studio & SGBIT Engineering College Campus 1st Building, Bangalore

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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.

Specializations

Education

MBBS - Devaraj URS Medical College - Kolar, 2008
Diplomate from the American Board of Paediatrics - American Board of Paediatrics, 2018

Registrations

80216 Karnataka Medical Council, 2008

Trainings and Certifications

Fellowship in Hemato Oncology - Penn State College of Medicine, 2017
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