Dr. Krutarth Thakkar is one of the best Surgical Oncologist in Mira Road, Thane, Mumbai with an experience of 7 years in this field. He is currently attached to Wockhardt Hospital at Mira Road. Dr. Krutarth Thakar has over 6 years of surgical experience in Oncology and more than 8 years of teaching experience in Surgical Oncology & General Surgery. Dr Krutarth Thakkar expertise lies in surgically treating cancers of various body organs & parts, performing diagnostic laparoscopic, thoracoscopic procedures & therapeutic laparoscopy for colorectal and gynaecologic malignancies. Dr. Krutarth Thakkar is also good at pain and palliation management in terminal cancers. Dr. Thakar loves teaching and training graduates & postgraduate students and conducting cancer awareness and detection camps. Dr. Krutarth has number of National & International Presentations and Publications to his credit.
Wockhardt Hospital, Mira Road
Accrediated speaker in surgical oncology, Maharashtra Medical Council. 8 Years of teaching experience: Associate professor in general surgery and assistant professor in surgical oncology.
MS, MCh (Surgical Oncology)
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10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Surgical oncology is the use of an operation to treat cancer, and a surgical oncologist is a doctor who has specialized training in treating cancer. Surgical oncologists not only treat cancer by removing tumors or other cancerous tissue but are also called in to diagnose cancer with a biopsy.
Surgical oncology procedures:
Though general surgeons are also trained to perform cancer-related surgeries, surgical oncologists are surgeons who have undergone additional specialty training in cancer surgery. Each surgical oncologist focuses on his or her clinical practice on the management of only one or two types of cancer, guaranteeing that patients receive a high degree of specialization and expertise.