Dr Vishwanath S,Senior Consultant & Academic Advisor - Department of Medical Oncology,

Dr Vishwanath S

Senior Consultant & Academic Advisor - Department of Medical Oncology

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Dr Vishwanath S is a medical oncologist with a fellowship from the University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Centre in Houston, TX, USA. He has 16 years experience. He has an outstanding academic record with gold medals in DM, Medical Oncology (Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology) and MD, Internal Medicine (Kasturba Medical College). He has published widely in journals with a high impact factor and has over 40 international publications. He has won several prestigious awards, including an Abstract Achievement Award from the American Society of Haematology (ASH). Based on his achievements, the Apollo Hospitals Educational and Research Foundation (AHERF) bestowed on him the title of Professor in the Department of Medical Oncology in 2018.

Areas of Expertise

  • Lymphoma
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • GI Cancer
  • Gynaecological cancers
  • Genitourinary cancers
  • Sarcomas
  • Autologous stem cell transplantation

Education & Training

  • MD (Internal Medicine, Kasturba Medical College)
  • DM (Medical Oncology, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology)
  • Fellowship (MD Anderson Cancer Centre)
  • Clinical Fellow in the Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Centre, Houston, TX, USA
  • Medical Oncology – Kidwai Institute of Oncology, Bangalore

Professional Work

  • Senior Consultant & Academic Advisor – Department of Medical Oncology at Apollo Cancer Centre, Bangalore
  • India and Diplomate of National Board (DNB) faculty, Apollo Hospitals and Education Research Foundation (AHERF)
  • Co-guide for DNB trainees in Medical Oncology, Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore