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Dr. Suresh Babu M.C

Dr. Suresh Babu M.C

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Oncology


Medical Oncologist


18 Years Experience Overall  (8 years as specialist)

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Dr. Suresh Babu M.C is a Medical Oncologist in Jayanagar 1st Block, Bangalore and has an experience of 16 years in this field. Dr. Suresh Babu M.C practices at Macs Clinic (Laparoscopic & Robotic Cancer Surgery) in Jayanagar 1st Block, Bangalore and St. Philomena's Hospital in Viveknagar, Bangalore. He completed MBBS from Bangalore University in 2000, MD - Oncology from RGUHS in 2006 and DM - Oncology from Dr. MGR Medical University in 2011. He is a member of Indian Medical Association (IMA), Indian Society of Medical and Paediatric Oncology and ICON.

Jayanagar 4 Block, Bangalore

MACS Clinic


Trimacs Healthcare LLP, No. 180, First Floor, 5th Main Road, Landmark: Near Pearl Optics, 100 mts from Jayanagar Metro station, Bangalore

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05:00 - 06:30


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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 - Bangalore University, 2000
MD - General Medicine - Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India, 2006
DM - Oncology - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 2011


Indian Medical Association (IMA)
Indian Society of Medical and Paediatric Oncology (ISMPO)


60989 Karnataka Medical Council, 2001
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