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Dr. Kunjahari Medhi

Dr. Kunjahari Medhi

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MBBS, DM - Oncology

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Medical Oncologist

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13 Years Experience Overall  (12 years as specialist)

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Dr. Kunjahari Medhi is a Medical Oncologist in Tuglakabad, Delhi and has an experience of 13 years in this field. Dr. Kunjahari Medhi practices at Batra Hospital & Medical Research Centre in Tuglakabad, Delhi. He completed MBBS from Assam Medial College, Dibrugarh in 1996 and DM - Oncology from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi in 2007.

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Tuglakabad, Delhi

Batra Hospital & Medical Research Centre

3.5

1, Tughlakabad Institutional Area, Mehrauli Badarpur Road, Landmark: Near Saket Metro Station, Delhi

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Mon - Sat

09:00 - 05:00

700

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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Awards and Recognitions

Recipient of Blue Star Foundation Cash Award by Dibrugarh University, Assam - 1996
Recipient of Gold Medals during MBBS - 1994

Education

MBBS - Assam Medial College, Dibrugarh, 1996
DM - Oncology - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 2007

Registrations

47553 Delhi Medical Council, 2010
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