Dr Mahadev Potharaju
Dr Mahadev Potharaju,Senior Consultant - Radiation Oncology,

Dr Mahadev Potharaju

Senior Consultant - Radiation Oncology

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Dr. Mahadev Potharaju is a senior consultant – Radiation Oncology – at Apollo Cancer Centre and Apollo Proton Cancer Centre, Chennai. Dr Mahadev has 21 years experience in treating Head & Neck Cancers, Neurological cancers and Uro – Gynaecological Cancers. He also serves as a guide and examiner for postgraduate radiotherapy students. He has several scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals to his credit and has been the recipient of several awards and accolades.

Areas of Expertise

  • Head and Neck Cancers
  • CNS Tumours
  • Uro Gynaecological Cancers
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Intraoperative Radiotherapy and Prostate Brachytherapy
  • IMRT, IGRT and RapidArc
  • Proton Beam Therapy

Education & Training

  • Post-graduation and Advanced training in Radiation Therapy (MD, DNB, DMRT)
  • PhD in Brain Tumours from IIT Madras
  • UICC Fellowship from Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia
  • Cyberknife Robotic Radiosurgery from Stanford University, USA
  • HDR Prostate Brachytherapy Melbourne Australia
  • Advanced training in Proton Beam Therapy

Professional Work

  • Senior Consultant, Radiation Oncology at Apollo Cancer Centre, Chennai
  • Mentor and tutor for National Board trainees in radiation oncology
  • Peer-reviewer for National and International journals