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Dr. Boman Dhabar

Dr. Boman Dhabar

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MBBS, MD - General Medicine, Fellowship in Medical Oncology


Medical Oncologist


24 Years Experience Overall  (24 years as specialist)

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Dr. Boman Dhabar is Working as a consultant Medical Oncologist since 1994, Dr. Dhabar has years of experience and skill. He completed his basic training in Medical Oncology from the Tata Memorial Hospital, which included managing immune - compromised patients, inserting and care of central venous lines, administration of chemotherapeutic agents for haematological and solid tumours as well as managing their toxicities. Dr Dhabar has also published numerous journals, both nationally and internationally.

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Mulund West, Mumbai

Fortis Hospital


Mulund Goregaon Link Road, Industrial Area, Mumbai

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Mon, Thu - Fri

03:30 - 07:00


08:30 - 12:00


04:00 - 09:00

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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.


Awards and Recognitions

He Was President of Mumbai Urological Society in year 2003
President of West Zone Section of Urological Society of India in year 2005
President of Urological Society of India in year 2015


MBBS - Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion,Mumbai, 1985
MD - General Medicine - Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion,Mumbai, 1988
Fellowship in Medical Oncology - Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, 1991


Indian Medical Association (IMA)


Consultant at Fortis Hospital


54965 Maharashtra Medical Council, 1985

Trainings and Certifications

Fellow in Oncology - Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, 1990
Fellowship in Hematology& Medical Oncology - Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, 1991
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