Dr Vamshi Krishna M is one of the best Medical Oncologists in Hyderabad with an experience of 10 years in Medical Oncology.
Apollo Health City Jubilee Hills
Dr Vamshi Krishna M has been working as a Senior Consultant, Medical Oncology, Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, 2014 - Present. Dr Vamshi Krishna M has worked as a Consultant Medical Oncologist, Yashoda Hospitals, Secunderabad, 2012 - 2014. Dr Vamshi Krishna M has worked as a Sr. Registrar & Fellow, Medical Oncology & Hematooncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, 2009 - 2012. Dr Vamshi Krishna M has worked as a Sr. Resident, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 2008 - 2009. Dr Vamshi Krishna M has been a Resident, JIPMER, Pondicherry, 2005 - 2008
Dr Vamshi Krishna M is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Dr Vamshi Krishna M is a member of the Indian Cooperative Oncology Network. Dr Vamshi Krishna Mis a member of the European Society for Medical Oncology. Dr Vamshi Krishna M is a member of Medical Oncology Forum.
Dr Vamshi Krishna M was a University Topper in DM Oncology Program in Homi Bhabha National University, 2012. Dr Vamshi Krishna M was a Winner of National Level Oncology Fellowship Quiz, Chennai, 2012. Dr Vamshi Krishna M was a Winner of National Level ICON Oncology Quiz, 2009. 2nd Prize in Poster Presentation in National Conference of ISMPO, 2012 Awarded Dr. Krishnaswamy Memorial Prize in Internal Medicine during PG Residency Awarded N Abdoul Cader Meomerial Prize in Neurology during PG Residency 1 st Rank in All India National Entrance Exam for Undergraduate Medical Education
MBBS; MD (Internal Medicine); DM (Medical Oncology)
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The role of an oncologist is to:
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Other types of oncologists include:
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