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Dr. Indoo Ambulkar

Dr. Indoo Ambulkar

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MBBS, DM - Oncology

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Medical Oncologist

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17 Years Experience Overall  (16 years as specialist)

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Dr. Indoo Ambulkar is a Medical Oncologist and Surgical Oncologist in Borivali West, Mumbai and has an experience of 17 years in these fields. Dr. Indoo Ambulkar practices at HCG Cancer Centre in Borivali West, Mumbai and S L Raheja Fortis Hospital in Mahim, Mumbai. She completed MBBS from Tata Institute Of Medical Science. in 2001 and DM - Oncology from Holy Spirit Hospital in 2003. She is a member of Maharastra Medical Council and Medical Council of India (MCI). Some of the services provided by the doctor are: Breast Cancer Management,Esophageal Cancer,Chemotherapy of Solid Tumors,Head and Neck Tumor / Cancer Surgery and Chemotherapy of Haematological Malignancies etc.

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Borivali West, Mumbai

HCG Cancer Centre

4.0

IC Colony, Landmark: Near Holy Cross Road, Mumbai

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+ 10

Mon - Sat

10:00 - 01:00
02:00 - 04:30

1050
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Mahim, Mumbai

S L Raheja Fortis Hospital

4.0

Raheja Rugnalaya Marg., Landmark: Opposite St. Xaviers College, Mumbai

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Mon - Tue, Thu

03:30 - 05:30

1800
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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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Education

MBBS - Tata Institute Of Medical Science., 2001
DM - Oncology - Holy Spirit Hospital, 2003

Memberships

Maharastra Medical Council
Medical Council of India (MCI)

Experience

Consultant at SevenHills Hospital

Registrations

3551 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2000
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