MBBS, Diplomate from the American Board of Paediatrics
5 Years Experience Overall (1 years as specialist)
Medical Registration Verified
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.
Happy with:Doctor friendlinessExplanation of the health issueTreatment satisfaction
She is highly qualified doctor and is very Friendly. Her patients can easily accessible through message any time.
Naveen sirvi(Verified)10 months ago
Visited ForCancer Treatment
I recommend the doctor
Dr.Neema.Bhat is very kind and Good person she took Care of us very well and she gave us a proper information about our treatment
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.