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Dr. Chakor Vora

Dr. Chakor Vora

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DM - Oncology

Medical Oncologist

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Hematologic Oncologist

2 Years Experience Overall  (2 years as specialist)

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Dr. Chakor Vora says "I am a Practicing Medical Oncologist trained at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai. I am qualified and experienced in treating blood cancers (leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma), breast cancer, Gastrointestinal cancers, Prostate cancer, Sarcomas, Kidney and Urinary bladder cancers, Gynecological cancers, Cancers of Oral Cavity, Pharynx, Thyroid, Cancers of Liver, Gall Bladder and Pancreas."

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Baner- Pimple Nilakh Road, Landmark: Near Prathamesh Park, Pune

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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.

Education

DM - Oncology - Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, 2018

Experience

2015 - 2019 Medical Oncologist at Vora Clinic

Registrations

2010062271 Maharashtra Medical Council, 2010
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