MBBS, Fellowship in Breast Surgery
7 Years Experience Overall (6 years as specialist)
Dr Pranjali Gadgil is a breast disease specialist and breast cancer surgeon practicing in Pune. After graduating top of her class in BJ Medical College, Pune, Dr. Gadgil completed her general surgery training and breast disease fellowship in the US. She trained at premier institutions such as the Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN, UT Health Science Center, MD Anderson Cancer Center and Winthrop P Rockfeller Cancer Center. After spending 8 years in the US, she returned to practice in Pune to work towards improving breast care services available to women in India. Practice Interests: 1) Diagnosis and Treatment for Benign and Malignant Disease2) Ultrasound-guided breast and lymph node biopsy (FNAC, core biopsy, vacuum assisted biopsy) 3) Ultrasound guided percutaneous excision of benign breast lesions.3) Touch Prep Cytology of biopsy cores for same-day diagnosis of breast lesions.4) Ductoscopy for evaluation of nipple discharge.5) Intra-operative ultrasound for US-guided lumpectomy.6) Nipple-skin sparing mastectomy (NSSM) and skin sparing mastectomy (SSM) 7) Axillary Reverse Mapping (ARM) in sentinel node biopsy and axillary lymph node dissection 8) Oncoplastic approaches to optimize aesthetic outcomes of breast surgery.9) Scapulothoracic block for post-mastectomy pain.10) Brachytherapy device placement for partial breast radiation 11) Genetic counseling and testing for hereditary breast cancer syndromes (BRCA and other).12) High risk screening, chemoprevention and prophylactic surgery guidance for high-risk patients.She is currently practicing at Jupiter Hospital Baner, MJM Hospital Pune and KEM Hospital Pune.