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Dr Ravi B Diwakar

Medical Oncologist

24 Years Exp. Bangalore

Hematological Cancer

HCG Cancer Centre, Kalinga Rao Road, Bangalore

24 years of experience

MBBS, MD, DM

Bangalore

About Dr Ravi B Diwakar:

Dr Ravi B Diwakar has 24 years of experience in the field of Medical Oncology. Currently, he is a consulting Medical Oncologist at HCG, since 1996. He has treated hematological neoplasms and various adult & paediatric solid tumours and also has exposure to the use of high dose chemotherapy, with growth factor support as well as peripheral stem cell, autologous bone marrow and allogenic bone marrow transplantation. He has also participated in and managed various projects and clinical trials.

Education:

MBBS - GULBARGA UNIVERSITY, 1987 MD - General Medicine - Mangalore University, Karnataka, India, 1993 DM - Medical Oncology - The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University (TNMGRMU), 1996

Experience:

Consultant at HCG Cancer Centre, Kalinga Rao Road,Bangalore (1996 - Present) Consultant at Sagar Hospital Consultant at Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital and Research Centre

Memberships:

Indian Medical Association (IMA) Bangalore Oncology Group International Organization for Standardization ( ISO) Indian Society of Medical and Paediatric Oncology (ISMPO)

Areas of interest:

Blood Cancer, Brain Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Breast Cancer, Bone Sarcomas.

Research publications:

Rao, Raghavendra & Raghuram, Nagarathna & Nagendra, Hr & Usharani, M.R. & Kodaganur, Gopinath & Diwakar, RaviB & Patil, Shekar & Rao, Nalini & Bilimagga, Ramesh. (2015). Effects of an integrated Yoga Program on Self-reported Depression Scores in Breast Cancer Patients Undergoing Conventional Treatment: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Indian Journal of Palliative Care. 21. 174. https://doi.org/10.4103/0973-1075.156486 Rao, Raghavendra & Raghuram, Nagaratna & Nagendra, HongasandraRamarao & Kodaganur, Gopinath & Bilimagga, Ramesh & Shashidhara, H & Diwakar, RaviB & Patil, Shekhar & Rao, Nalini. (2017). Effects of a Yoga Program on Mood States, Quality of Life, and Toxicity in Breast Cancer Patients Receiving Conventional Treatment: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Indian Journal of Palliative Care. 23. 237. https://doi.org/10.4103/IJPC.IJPC_92_17 Rao, Raghavendra & Vadiraja, H & Nagaratna, R & Kodaganur, Gopinath & Patil, Shekhar & Diwakar, RaviB & Shahsidhara, H & Ajaikumar, B & Nagendra, Hr. (2017). Effect of Yoga on Sleep Quality and Neuroendocrine Immune Response in Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients. Indian Journal of Palliative Care. 23. 253. https://doi.org/10.4103/IJPC.IJPC_102_17 Vadiraja, H & Rao, Raghavendra & Nagendra, Hr & Patil, Shekhar & Diwakar, RaviB & Shashidhara, H & Kodaganur, Gopinath & Ajaikumar, B. (2017). Effects of Yoga in Managing Fatigue in Breast Cancer Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Indian Journal of Palliative Care. 23. 247. https://doi.org/10.4103/IJPC.IJPC_95_17

Specialisation

Blood Cancer, Brain Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Breast Cancer, Bone Sarcomas.