Best oncologist in Chennai for Breast Cancer

  • Dr Poovamma is a Breast Surgeon/ Oncologist with over 13 years of Surgical experience, with keen interest in Breast cancer diagnosis and treatment. She has limited her practice exclusively to breast surgical Oncology and treats her patients for various breast disorders. She specializes in aesthetically conserving the breast for malignancies. She is also credited with international fellowship in Oncoplastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic breast surgery from the Interdisciplinary Breast Centre , Germany. She is also certified in Pain and Palliation to provide a holistic approach to the treatment and rehabilitation of cancer patients. Dr Poovamma is the first graduate of the fellowship in Breast diseases in India. Her professional experience has spanned across Mazumdar Shaw cancer center, NH multispecialty hospital and Manipal Hospitals, Bangalore. She is involved in teaching programs and is the Faculty for Fellowship in Breast Diseases and Cancer, RGUHS. She has been credited with several publications and paper presentations both in National and International journals and conferences. She is the member of Breast Surgery International Society of Surgery and The Association of Breast Surgeons of India with active participation in conference proceedings.

Information

  • Cytecare, Bangalore ,Bangalore
  • Near, Venkatala, Bagalur Cross, Yelahanka, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560064

Education

  • MBBS from Kasturba Medical College MS (General Surgery) from Shri BM Patil Medical College, Bijapur, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) , Bangalore
  • Fellowship in Breast Diseases from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) , Bangalore
  • International Fellowship in Oncoplastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Breast Surgery from Marien Hospital, Heinrich-Heine-University Duesseldorf, Germany

Memberships

  • Breast Surgery International (BSI)
  • International Society of Surgery (ISS/SIC)
  • The Association of Breast Surgeons Of India (ABSI)

Experience

  • Consultant at Cytecare Cancer Hospital
  • Consultant at Mazumdar Shaw cancer center, NH Manipal Hospitals, Bangalore

Areas of interest

  • Oncoplastic breast conservative surgery
  • Lumpectomy
  • Sentinel lymph node biopsy
  • Scar less surgery of the breast-Mammotome guided excisions
  • Reduction and Augmentation mammoplasty
  • Modified radical mastectomy
  • Extended radical mastectomy
  • Skin sparing mastectomy
  • Subcutaneous mastectomy
  • Nipple areolar reconstruction
  • Use of prostheses and implants
  • Radio Immunoguided Ocult Lesion Localisation-ROLL
  • Snoll Technique
  • Symmeterisation Surgery for the Contralateral Breast
  • Management of lymphoedema
  • Management of pain
  • Symptom management in palliative patients

Common questions & answers

Who is Dr Poovamma C U ?

Dr Poovamma C U is a Surgical Oncologist with experience of 13 years. Dr Poovamma C U 's educational qualifications include MBBS , MS (General Surgery) , Fellowship in Breast Diseases Dr Poovamma C U. is a member of Breast Surgery International (BSI) International Society of Surgery (ISS/SIC) The Association of Breast Surgeons Of India (ABSI) . Dr Poovamma C U's areas of interest include Oncoplastic breast conservative surgery Lumpectomy Sentinel lymph node biopsy Scar less surgery of the breast-Mammotome guided excisions Reduction and Augmentation mammoplasty Modified radical mastectomy Extended radical mastectomy Skin sparing mastectomy Subcutaneous mastectomy Nipple areolar reconstruction Use of prostheses and implants Radio Immunoguided Ocult Lesion Localisation-ROLL Snoll Technique Symmeterisation Surgery for the Contralateral Breast Management of lymphoedema Management of pain Symptom management in palliative patients

Where does Dr Poovamma C U practice?

Dr Poovamma C U practices at Cytecare, Bangalore

Why do patients visit Dr Poovamma C U?

Patients frequently visit Dr Poovamma C U for Oncoplastic breast conservative surgery Lumpectomy Sentinel lymph node biopsy Scar less surgery of the breast-Mammotome guided excisions Reduction and Augmentation mammoplasty Modified radical mastectomy Extended radical mastectomy Skin sparing mastectomy Subcutaneous mastectomy Nipple areolar reconstruction Use of prostheses and implants Radio Immunoguided Ocult Lesion Localisation-ROLL Snoll Technique Symmeterisation Surgery for the Contralateral Breast Management of lymphoedema Management of pain Symptom management in palliative patients

What is Dr Poovamma C U's rating?

Dr Poovamma C U is a highly rated Surgical Oncologist with positive feedback from most patients treated.

What is Dr Poovamma C U's education qualification?

Dr Poovamma C U has the following qualifications: MBBS from Kasturba Medical College MS (General Surgery) from Shri BM Patil Medical College, Bijapur, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) , Bangalore Fellowship in Breast Diseases from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) , Bangalore International Fellowship in Oncoplastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Breast Surgery from Marien Hospital, Heinrich-Heine-University Duesseldorf, Germany

What does Dr Poovamma C U specialize in?

Dr Poovamma C U specializes as a Surgical Oncologist with special interest in Oncoplastic breast conservative surgery Lumpectomy Sentinel lymph node biopsy Scar less surgery of the breast-Mammotome guided excisions Reduction and Augmentation mammoplasty Modified radical mastectomy Extended radical mastectomy Skin sparing mastectomy Subcutaneous mastectomy Nipple areolar reconstruction Use of prostheses and implants Radio Immunoguided Ocult Lesion Localisation-ROLL Snoll Technique Symmeterisation Surgery for the Contralateral Breast Management of lymphoedema Management of pain Symptom management in palliative patients .

How many years of experience does Dr Poovamma C U have?

Dr Poovamma C U has an overall experience of 13 years as a Surgical Oncologist.

How can I book an appointment with Dr Poovamma C U?

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