Author is a leading surgical oncologist of Bangalore presently heading MACS Clinic as well as Fortis Hospital, Bangalore. He is a well acclaimed specialist in robotic and laparoscopic cancer surgeries. He has been a teaching faculty at Kidwai Cancer Institute, Bangalore, which is one of the leading teaching institutes in Oncology in India. He has keen interest in public education and awareness. He shares his thoughts and facts on this blog.

Radiation Therapy After Prostatectomy

Cancer of prostate is one of the most common cancers in men in our country. Treatment of prostate cancer uses multiple modalities like surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy, and hormonal therapy. Most of the times these modalities are used in combination depending upon the stage of cancer, age and performance status of patient, biological aggression of the…

The Bitter Truth About Artificial Sweeteners: Unveiling the Potential Harm.

Recently there have been news paper articles about artificial sweeteners and I thought we should explore the matter in more detail. In today’s health-conscious society, many people turn to artificial sweeteners as a seemingly guilt-free alternative to sugar. However, despite their widespread use, there is growing concern about the potential harm associated with these sugar…

There is always someone who charges less.

Recently I saw this image circulated on social media which compared the workmanship of two paintings. I realised how true it is even in surgical field! I couldn’t resist writing this blog to convey my thoughts. This in no ways says my work is better than other. I strongly belive that every professional tries their…