Dr. S. Saravanan


Sr. Consultant Radiation Oncologist

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Chengalpattu Medical College, 1994
Madras Medical College, Chennai, 1999
Fellowships Awarded: 
  1. Padam Singh Award Recepient during MD Post-Graduation in Radiotherapy.
  2. Underwent Brachytherapy Training in Germany for various sites i.e., Head, Neck Cancer and Cervical Malignancies.
  3. First to introduce MRI based Brachytherapy in Cancer Cervix in Tamil Nadu.

Dr. S. Saravanan is highly appreciated for his services as a radiation oncologist. He is perfectly capable of handling obscure health problems because of his high success rate. Presently he practices at VS Hospital Chennai. Education plays a quintessential role in a doctors successful career. Dr. Saravanan is a highly qualified medical practitioner having obtained degrees like MBBS and MDRT from reputed colleges. He uses ionizing radiation such as megavoltage X-rays or radionuclides in the treatment of cancer such as head and neck cancer; breast and gynec cancer; and gastrointestinal cancer. Radiation can be given as a curative modality either alone or in combination with surgery and/or chemotherapy. Dr.Saravanan's zeal to learn about the latest advancements in the field of radiation oncology motivates him to go places to attend various conferences and workshops. He is a member of MCI and was awarded the Padam Singh Award. Has done more than 2000 Gyneac Brachytherapy procedures and introduced brachytherapy access to all sites of the body by a Single Radiation Oncologist. Performed various interstitial procedures in brachytherapy in day to day practice.

Radiation Oncology
18 Years

Radiation Oncologist, Hematologic Oncologist Professor of Radiation Oncology - 7 Years Presented papers in State and International Forum


Cancer Screening (Preventive), Brachytherapy (Internal Radiation Therapy), External Beam Radiation For Prostate Cancer

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