Chief, Head Neck & Breast Services He is an alumni of the prestigious Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi and Gandhi Medical College, Bhopal. He did his residency in Surgical Oncology from AIIMS, New Delhi. He then did his Fellowship in Head Neck Oncology & Microvascular Reconstruction from MSCC, Narayana Hrudayalaya Bangalore and part of it at Rosewell Park, New York, USA. He went on further and trained himself in Breast Oncoplasty and Autologous Breast Reconstruction from St Andrews, Chelmsford, UK. He has pursued his further academic training in Robotic Surgery for Head Neck Cancers and Genomics of Head Neck and Breast Cancers. His primary areas of expertise is Oncoplastic Breast Preservation Surgery and Post Mastectomy Primary(Same sitting) or Secondary(after some time) Reconstruction of Breast using body's own tissues for Breast Cancer patients. He is one of the pioneers for awareness and treatment of high risk genetic breast cancers especially BRCA induced cancers. At Fortis hospital Shalimar Bagh, he will be soon starting the Genetic Breast Clinic which will focus on need of BRCA analysis for high risk normal women and would also offer Risk Reducing Surgery(Prophylactic Mastectomy) as underwent by Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie. He has vast experience in treating Advanced and Recurrent Head Neck cancers. These cancers require extensive radical resections and which also sometimes include skull base surgery. The facial or pharangeal defects are reconstructed by Myocutaneous flaps which might require Microvascular surgery. For, conventional oral cancers his unit routinely does simultaneous reconstructive surgery to maintain facial aesthetics and functions. He also has a large series of salivary gland malignancies, he is one of the few surgeons who does resections of advanced or recurrent Parotid tumors who require reconstruction of Facial Nerve. Thyroid & Parathyroid cancers and their surgery is an another area in which he specializes. His team is one of the few with experience of treating recurrent or advanced thyroid cancers with involvement of Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve, Trachea and/or Esophagus or Mediastinal extention. He also does a lot of other surgeries such as removal nerve sheath tumors, carotid body resections, Anterior and Lateral Skull base resection, relieving trismus caused by submucus fibrosis, nodal dissections, etc. He is currently the Head of Surgical Oncology at Artemis Hospital. He has started a low cost charitable set up for basic breast and head neck cancer surgeries at Guru Harkrishan Hospital, Gurudwara Bala Sahib. He also provides his services at Rama Krishna Mission Hospital, Vrindaban with once a month visit. He has a numbers of Peer reviewed publications to his name and has presented his work at various National & International Forums including US, UK and SingaporeGet Appointment
Surgical oncology is the branch of surgery applied to oncology. It focuses on the management or treatment of tumors, especially cancerous tumors through surgery or operation.
residency in Surgical Oncology, Fellowship in Head Neck Oncology & Microvascular Reconstruction, Fellowship (St Andrews, UK), academic training in Robotic Surgery for Head Neck Cancers and Genomics of