Dr. Gopal Ramakrishnan is one of the best Medical Oncologist in Navi Mumbai Maharashtra
Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai
Dr. Gopal Ramakrishnan has a vast experience of 35 years in the field of Medical Oncology. Dr. Gopal Ramakrishnan has completed his graduation from prestigious University of Mumbai. Dr. Gopal served as Professor and Head of the Department of Medical Oncology at the Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai for many years. Dr. Gopal has a vast experience in bone marrow transplant and has worked in Fred Rutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, USA, Imperial cancer research fund laboratories, London, clinical laboratories, university of southern California, Los Angeles USA, and the bone marrow transplant programme, university of Minnesota school of medicine, Minneapolis, USA. Dr. Gopal has received the best paper award at the 5thAnnual conference of the Bombay Haematology Group for the paper “Dual Receptors in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia’s” Dr. Ramakrishnan areas of special interest are in the treatment of lymphoblastic leukemia’s and bone marrow transplant. Dr. Gopal was a VISITING FELLOW: 08/82 - 10/82 : Bone Marrow Transplant unit, Fred Rutchinson Cancer research Centre, Seattle, USA. 11/82 - 12/82 : Imperial Cancer research Fund Laboratories, London 11/84 - 12/85 : Clinical laboratories, University of Southern California, Los Angeles USA. 12/84 - 01/85 : Bone Marrow Transplant Programme, University of Minnesota. School of Medicine, Minneapolis, USA.
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An oncologist is a physician who specializes in treating cancer and provides medical care for a person diagnosed with cancer.
The role of an oncologist is to:
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Medical, surgical, and radiation are the three major areas of oncology.
Other types of oncologists include:
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