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Dr. Shankar Vangipuram

Dr. Shankar Vangipuram

MBBS, MD - Radiotherapy, DNB - Radiotherapy

Radiation Oncologist

21 Years Experience Overall  (19 years as specialist)

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Dr. Shankar completed his masters degree in Radiation Oncology in 2000 from a renowned medical college in Hyderabad. Following which he did his Neuro-Oncology Fellowship at a well known hospital in Mumbai.With over 18 years post MD experience, Dr.Shankar's area of specialization includes high precision radiation therapy, Total skin electron beam therapy for Mycosis Fungoides, Intracranial radiosurgery for benign intracranial tumours (Pituitary adenomas, Meningiomas, Acoustic schwannoma, Non-Acoustic Schwannoma etc.,). In terms of extracranial radiosurgery(SRBT) he specializes in Lung, Liver, Pancreas, Spine & Prostate Cancer.Dr. Shankar is credited for achieving a world record of completing the fastest surgery for trigeminal neuralgia in under 23 Minutes.Apart from that he is a recipient of various national & international fellowships and has been awarded as the best oncologist by a media house in 2015.He also has over 54 publications in international peer reviewed journals and book chapters.

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Q: Why do patients visit Dr. Shankar Vangipuram?

A: Patients frequently visit Dr. Shankar Vangipuram for Stereotactic Body Radio Therapy (SBRT), Stereotactic Radio Therapy (SRT), Intensity Modulated Radio Therapy (IMRT). To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Practo.

Q: What is Dr. Shankar Vangipuram's rating?

A: Dr. Shankar Vangipuram has been recommended by 5 patients and has recieved story from 1 patients. You can read detailed reviews of the doctor on Practo.

Q: What is Dr. Shankar Vangipuram's education qualification?

A: Dr. Shankar Vangipuram has the following qualifications - MBBS, MD - Radiotherapy, DNB - Radiotherapy.

Q: What does Dr. Shankar Vangipuram specialises in ?

A: Dr. Shankar Vangipuram specialises as Radiation Oncologist.

Q: How many years of experience does Dr. Shankar Vangipuram have?

A: Dr. Shankar Vangipuram has an overall experience of 21 years. View where has Dr. Shankar Vangipuram practiced in the past.

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Awards and Recognitions

Times of India: Mewar, Rajasthan Award for the Best Oncologist - 2014

Education

MBBS - University of Health Science, 1995
MD - Radiotherapy - Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences Andhra Pradesh, 2001
DNB - Radiotherapy - National Board Of Examination, 2002

Memberships

ASTRO, ESTRO

Experience

2003 - 2013 Head of the Department; Radiation Oncology at Shree Krishna Hospital
2013 - 2017 Head of Dept; Radiation Oncology at Geetanjali Cancer Center
2017 - 2018 Head of Dept, Radiation Oncology at HCG Apex Cancer center, Borvali(w), Mumbai

Registrations

2017/09/4335 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2017
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