Aware Gleneagles Global Hospital Strengthens Oncology Department

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August 10, 2018: Continuing its commitment to making advanced cancer care available close to home for L B Nagar and surrounding areas, Aware Gleneagles Global Hospital announces the appointment of Dr Suneetha M, as the Radiation Oncologist. Radiation oncology is a medical speciality that involves the controlled use of radiation to treat cancer either for cure, or to reduce pain and other symptoms caused by cancer. Dr Suneetha has experience of over 15 years in clinical practice.

Dr Suneetha joins Dr S Jayanthi and Dr Praveen Kammar at Aware Gleneagles Global Hospital to strengthen the Oncology team at the Hospital.

On this occasion a CME program was conducted and about 40 doctors from the LB Nagar area attended the program to understand the recent advances in the Radio Therapy.

Mr Girish Babu, CEO – Aware Gleneagles Global Hospital said, “This is a major initiate to take care of the Cancer patients & provide them the best cancer treatment under one roof”.

On this occasion of being appoint as the Radiation Oncologist at Aware Gleneagles Global Hospital Dr Suneetha said, “A compassionate radiation oncologist is fully committed to providing the very best possible care to patients. We should provide our patients with state-of-the-art care by using basic and translational studies to guide future therapies. Radiation is a valuable therapy in treating Cancer Patients”.

Dr S Jayanthi, the Consultant Oncologist at the hospital welcomes the new addition to the team. Dr S Jayanthi said, “We were among the first few hospitals in this area to build a stand-alone cancer centre, and this appointment is another example of how we are continuing to expand our programs, services, and facilities to meet the growing demand for advanced care, right here in the community”.

Dr Praveen Kammar, Consultant Surgical Oncologist said, “Dr Suneetha’s appointment furthers our commitment to provide world-class medical care. The depth of her expertise combined with the state-of- art technology at the Hospital can provide higher quality of solutions, at par with international standards”.

Dr Suneetha completed her MBBS from the prestigious Osmania Medical College in the year 1992 and went on to pursue MD – Radiation oncology from MNJIORCC. Dr Suneetha gained further specializations with DNB and FRCR Clinical Oncology from Royal College of Radiologists, UK. With an observership from Institute Rotary Cancer Hospitals- AIIMS and from Christie Hospital- Manchester, Dr Suneetha is regarded among the best radiation oncologists in Hyderabad. Over the years, Dr Suneetha has undertaken training in current technologies in the field of Radiation Oncology such Rapid Arc Technology for Novalis TX from Switzerland along with training for IORT from Germany She is adept in managing various malignancies in coordination with multi disciplinary teams.