Dr. (Col.) R Ranga Rao

Dr. (Col.) R Ranga Rao

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  • Dr. (Col.) R Ranga Rao is a well-experienced Medical Oncologist. 
  • He has more than 30 years of experience in the field of Medical Oncology.
  • He holds expertise in managing and treating cancers related to the  Lung, Pleura, Breast, Ovarian, Cervical, Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine, Colon, Rectum, Liver, Gall Bladder, Pancreas, Bone, Skin, Lymphomas of all types, Brain Tumors, Kidney, Urinary Bladder, Prostrate, Head and Neck.
  • He has been honored with several awards and recognitions.
  • His special interests are Chemotherapy, Targeted Therapy, Hormonal Therapy, Supportive & Palliative Care, and Precision Care. 
  • He is an active member of various organizations including the American Society of Clinical Oncology ( ASCO), European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO), and Indian Society of Medical and Pediatric Oncology (ISMPO).
  • Prior to working with Paras Hospitals, he has worked with prestigious healthcare institutions across India.



  • Medical Oncology Chemotherapy Targeted Therapy
  • Hormonal Therapy Supportive and Palliative Care
  • Immunotherapy Precision Care

Work Experience of Dr. (Col.) R Ranga Rao

  • , R&R, Army Hospital
  • , Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute
  • , Artemis Hospital, Gurgaon
  • BLK Super Speciality Hospital, New Delhi
  • , Max Super Specialty Hospital


  • MBBS, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Ajmer
  • MD, (Internal Medicine) Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra
  • DM, (Medical Oncology) Dr .Muthulaxmi College of Oncological Sciences, Cancer Institute, Adayar, Chennai


  • Awarded ‘Vishisht Seva Medal’ by President of India for meritorious and distinguished service rendered in Armed Forces on the eve of Republic Day 2006. – Col KK Gupta Memorial Gold Medal 1984 for standing first in the Advance course Medicine 1982-84. – Lt Gen R S Hoon Award 1994 for the original paper entitled “Immuno-phenotyping of Acute Leukaemia” – Best Original Article Award MJAFI 1995 for the original paper entitled “use of Long –term venous Access in patients of Acute Leukaemia and NHL”. – Lt Gen RS Hoon Award 1996, for the original paper entitled “Preliminary analysis of Alpha Interferon Therapy in Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia”. – Air Marshall Ajit Nath Guru Shanti Devi Award 1997 for the original paper entitled “Impact of prophylactic use of Colony Stimulating Factors on neutropenia and infections in moderately intensive chemotherapy”. 2nd Best Poster Award Merck Serrano Oncology Summit Hong Kong March, 2012 : Palliative weekly chemotherapy along with cetuximab in recurrent and metastatic head and neck cancers an observational phase IV Retrospective Analysis.

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Dr. (Col.) R Ranga Rao

Medical Oncologist

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List of Treatments
  • Metastatic Tumors Treatment
  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiotherapy
  • Adrenal Cancer Treatment
  • Anal Cancer Treatment
  • Bile Duct Cancer Treatment
  • Bladder Cancer Treatment
  • Bone Cancer Treatment
  • Breast Cancer-Surgical
  • Cancer in Children
  • Carcinoma of Unknown Primary (CUP) Treatment
  • Castleman Disease Treatment
  • Cervical Cancer Treatment
  • Endometrial Cancer Treatment
  • Esophagus Cancer Treatment
  • Ewing Family of Tumors Treatment
  • Eye Cancer Treatment
  • Gallbladder Cancer Treatment
  • Carcinoid Tumors Treatment
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor GIST Treatment
  • Gestational Trophoblastic Disease (GTD) Treatment
  • Hodgkin Disease Treatment
  • Kaposi Sarcoma Treatment
  • Kidney Cancer Treatment
  • Laryngeal and Hypopharyngeal Cancer Treatment
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia – ALL in Adults
  • Leukemia in Children
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer Treatment
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Treatment
  • Small-cell Carcinoma Treatment
  • Lung Carcinoid Tumor Treatment
  • Skin Lymphoma Treatment
  • Malignant Mesothelioma Treatment
  • Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinus Cancer Treatment
  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer Treatment
  • Neuroblastoma
  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) Treatment
  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma In Children
  • Oral Cavity and Oropharyngeal Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma (OS) Treatment
  • Ovarian Cancer Surgery
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Penile Cancer Treatment
  • Prostate Cancer-Surgical
  • Retinoblastoma (RB) Treatment
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) Treatment
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment
  • Skin Cancer
  • Basal Cell and Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Skin Cancer – Melanoma
  • Small Intestine Cancer Treatment
  • Stomach Cancer Treatment
  • Testicular Cancer Treatment
  • Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma Treatment
  • Thyroid Cancer Treatment
  • Uterine Sarcoma
  • Vaginal Cancer Treatment
  • Vulvar Cancer Treatment
  • Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia
  • Wilms Tumor (Nephroblastoma)
  • Breast Biopsy
  • Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Oral Cancer – Surgical
  • Breast Cancer
  • Leukemia Treatment
  • Hairy Cell Leukemia – HCL
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor
  • Ovarian Primary Peritoneal Cancer
  • Medullary Carcinoma
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer Treatment
  • Bone Marrow Cancer
  • Ovarian Sex Cord Stromal Tumor
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Colon Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Adenocarcinoma – Glandular Cancer Treatment
  • Immunotherapy
  • Breast Conservation Surgery – BCS
  • Breast Lumpectomy
  • IMRT
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