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Dr. Vaneet Gupta

Dr. Vaneet Gupta

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MBBS, DNB - Radiotherapy

Allopath

Radiation Oncologist

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14 Years Experience Overall  (14 years as specialist)

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Dr. Vaneet Gupta has been practicing Oncology for more than 10 years. Had got advanced training in Oncology at AIIMS & Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai. Life Member of Association of Radiation Oncologists of India and European Society of Medical Oncology.Had a special interest in treating Gastrointestinal and Urological malignancies.

Karkardooma, Delhi

SMH Cancer Centre

2, Institutional Area, Vikas Marg Extension, Landmark: Near Metro Pillar Number 116, Delhi

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09:00 - 02:00

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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

Awards and Recognitions

Neil Joseph Fellowship
Young Oncologist Fellowship

Education

MBBS - Government Medical College, Jammu, 1998
DNB - Radiotherapy - National Board Of Examination, 2005

Memberships

Association of Radiation Oncologists of India (AROI)
Life Member NZ AROI
Member ESMO

Experience

2011 - 2016 Consultant Clinical Oncology at PSRI

Registrations

27647 Delhi Medical Council, 2005
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