BHMS, DM - Oncology
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Dr. Rajeev Kumar completed BHMS from B.R. Ambedkar Bihar University, Muzaffarpur. He also Completed M.sc (Zoology) From M.U, Bodhgaya. Dr. Rajeev Kumar started working as an assistant doctor with Dr. Bacheshwar Prasad Singh and taking his advice for diagnosing the patients and suggest remedies. For legally practicing he registered himself with Board of Homeopathic Medicine, Bihar, Dr. Rajeev Kumar has treated many patients who were suffering from HIV/AIDS, Cancer, Thyroid, Chronic Diseases and much more incurable diseases as declared by other medical science. For HIV/AIDS infected patient whom others told they can live only for few months/days, and many of them are still alive after treatment from US, even after 26 years.Dr. Rajeev Kumar strives to merit your confidence in his services. Dr. Rajeev Kumar commitment is to constantly learn new development in medicine & increase professional knowledge for the benefit of patients.
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.