Dr Prabhakar M

Dr Prabhakar M

Dr Prabhakar M

Qualification: MBBS, MD
Specialty:  Radiation Oncology
Designation: Consultant Radiation Oncology
Experience: 7 Years
Hitec City

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About Dr Prabhakar M

Dr Prabhakar M is a Consultant Radiation Oncologist in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Medicover Cancer Institute. He has over 7 years of experience in the field of Radiation Oncology.

Area Of Expertise:

  • Varian TrueBeam and RapidArc technology.
  • Linac-based CNS radiosurgery, including frameless, open-mask immobilization.
  • SBRT for lung cancer, liver metastases and pancreatic cancer, including 4D-CT simulation and respiratory gating.
  • Radiosurgery / SBRT of vertebral metastases
  • Deep inspiration breath hold (DIBH) treatment for left-sided breast cancer.
  • IMRT for disease sites including CNS, H&N, Lung, GI, GU, GYN, Sarcoma, and Lymphoma.
  • IGRT for prostate cancer using CBCT and CALYPSO.
  • Total body irradiation (TBI)
  • Gammamed plus brachytherapy

Past Experience:

  • 2013 – 2014: Worked as Post MD Senior Registrar in Department of Radiation Oncology at Christian Medical College, Vellore.
  • 2015 – 2021: Worked as Consultant Radiation Oncologist at American Oncology Institute (AOI), Hyderabad.

Professional Training and Experience:

  • Trained in Stereotatic radiosurgery and gamma knife surgery by Dr. John C Flickinger M.D at UPMC, Hillman Cancer Center, Pittsburgh.
  • Trained in Stereotatic body radiotherapy in Lung, Liver and spinal cord tumors by Dr. Steven A Burton M.D at UPMC, Hillman Cancer Center, Pittsburgh.
  • Trained in Head and Neck oncology by Dr. David Anthony Clump M.D PHD at UPMC, Hillman Cancer Center, Pittsburgh.

Research Publications:

  • Clinical Outcomes of Palliative Radiotherapy to bone metastases 30 Gy in 10 fractions VS 20 Gy in 5 fractions- Oral presentation in AROI 2011 Jaipur.
  • Radiation therapy for left breast cancer using deep inspiration breath hold (DIBH) Poster Presentation at AROI 2012 Kolkatta.
  • Radiosurgery for brain metastasis of lung cancer – Oral presentation at RSNA 2014 Chigago ,USA.

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