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Dr. Balaji R

Dr. Balaji R

MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Surgical Oncology

Surgical Oncologist

17 Years Experience Overall  (9 years as specialist)

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Dr. Balaji R is a Surgical Oncologist at VS Hospital, Chennai. With many years of experience in the management of variety of solid tumors involving Breast, Gastrointestinal, Thoracic, Gynaecology, Head and Neck, Urogenital, Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcoma. Cancer patients need enormous emotional support and extra care when it comes to facing the psychological stress. Dr. Balaji R is always up for them. He had a stellar academic background, and strives to keep himself abreast with the latest developments in his field by attending conferences and workshops. He has also contributed significantly to the medical literature, and has many presentations and publications to his credit.

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Teynampet, Chennai

Apollo Speciality Cancer Hospital


New Number-6, Old Number-24, Cenotaph Road, Landmark: Near Hotel Rain Tree, Chennai

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A: Dr. Balaji R practices at Apollo Speciality Cancer Hospital - Teynampet.

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A: Patients frequently visit Dr. Balaji R for Well Woman / Gynecological Cancer Screening, Thoracic/Lung Tumor, Gastro-Intestinal Cancer Treatment. To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Practo.

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A: Dr. Balaji R has been recommended by 82 patients and has recieved stories from 72 patients. You can read detailed reviews of the doctor on Practo.

Q: What is Dr. Balaji R's education qualification?

A: Dr. Balaji R has the following qualifications - MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Surgical Oncology.

Q: What does Dr. Balaji R specialises in ?

A: Dr. Balaji R specialises as Surgical Oncologist.


Well Woman / Gynecological Cancer Screening
Thoracic/Lung Tumor
Gastro-Intestinal Cancer Treatment
Genito Urinary Cancer
Soft Tissues Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer


Awards and Recognitions

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TN Tuberculosis Association Medal in Medicine chennai - 2003
All India ASICON Quiz competition, Jaipur - 2005
TN&P Chapter of ASICON Surgical Quiz, Trichy - 2006
Dr. P. Vadamalayan Endowment Cash Prize – M. S. ( General Surgery) - 2007
Madurai Asicon 1977 Gold Medal M. S. ( General Surgery) - 2007


MBBS - Stanely Medical College,DR.MGR Medical University, 2004
MS - General Surgery - Madurai Medical College,DR.MGR Medical University, 2007
MCh - Surgical Oncology - Cancer Institue Adyar, 2012


Medical Council of India (MCI)
Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
Indian Association of Surgical Oncology (IASO)
Indian Society of Oncology (ISO)


2014 - Present Associate Consultant Surgical Oncology at Apollo Hospitals


74072 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2004
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