About me

Dr. S. Usha – Radiation Oncologist

Education

M.B.B.S: Madras Medical College, 1994

DMRT: Madras Medical College, Chennai, 2010

MD (Radiotherapy): Madras University, Chennai, India, 1986

Dr. S. Usha is a Radiation Oncologist at VS Hospital, Chennai. She is a highly qualified medical practitioner, having obtained degrees like MBBS, and DMRT from reputed institutions of the country.

Dr. S. Usha 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 colorectal cancer. Radiation can be given as a curative modality, either alone or in combination with surgery and/or chemotherapy. She specializes in Brachy Therapy both Internal and Interstitial.

Dr. S. Usha’s enthusiasm to learn about the latest developments in the field of radiation oncology motivates her to attend various conferences and workshops held across the nation.

Fellowships Awarded

• Best Outgoing Student – 1982

• Gold Medal in Anatomy – 1978

Specialty: Radiation Oncology

Experience: 27 Years

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

Specialization: Radiation Oncologist