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Dr Vinayak Maka

Medical Oncologist

15 Years Exp. Bangalore

Hematological Cancer

HCG Cancer Centre, Kalinga Rao Road, Bangalore

15 years of experience

MBBS, MD, DM

Bangalore

About Dr Vinayak Maka:

Dr Vinayak is working as a Senior Consultant medical oncologist and BMT physician at Ramaiah memorial hospital.and HCG Ramaiah cancer center. He completed his Postgraduate and Super specialty studies from B J Medical College, Ahmedabad. He has numerous indexed publications in various peer-reviewed journals and poster presentations in national and international Conference. He has been a Principal investigator for multiple international Clinical trials. He has received multiple awards and research Grants from various professional Societies. Dr Maka's areas of specialization include Paediatric and Medical Oncology, haemato-Oncology and bone marrow transplantation. He is familiar with diagnosing and treating all types of malignancies and carrying out autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplantations. He was actively involved as a part of a Hematopoietic stem cell transplant services team at Gujarat Cancer and Research Institute, Ahmedabad, which has performed more than 200 stem cell transplants till date. He was involved as an in-house consultant for setting up BMT Unit at HCG MSR Cancer center within a short span of 10 months, which had an official opening in February 2014. He was privileged to work under the guidance of Dr William Hwang, SGH at Singapore for Advanced BMT and Haematology fellowship for six months Hands-on Training. There, he gained extensive experience in stem cell transplants for various Haematological diseases like benign blood disorders, solid tumors, and hematological malignancies as well as a neurological illness like multiple sclerosis.

Education:

MBBS - Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS), Bangalore, 2003 MD - General Medicine - Gujarat University, India, 2008 DM - Oncology - Gujarat University, India, 2012 Fellowship in Hematology and BMT at Singapore General Hospital

Experience:

Consultant medical oncologist at ramaiah medical college - 2012 - Present

Memberships:

Indian Society of Medical and Paediatric Oncology (ISMPO)

Areas of interest:

Blood Cancer, Breast Cancer, Ewing Sarcoma, Lung Cancer, Lip and Oral Cavity Cancer. SRS, SRT, IMR, IGRT & CyberKnife.

Research publications:

Maka, Vinayak. (2015). Unusual etiology of secondary thyrotoxicosis and its presentation. south asian journal of cancer. 4. 46-47. https://doi.org/10.4103/2278-330X.149954 Maka, Vinayak & Harish, Krishnamachar. (2014). Multiple chest wall swellings in adult Burkitt's lymphoma. Lancet. 384. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(14)61608-1 Uma, Maheswari & Krishnaswamy, Uma & Maka, Vinayak & Subramanian, Murali & Chitrapur, Rohith & Kilara, Nalini. (2014). Clinical Study Rituximab Induced Interstitial Lung Disease in Patients with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma: A Clinical Study of Six Cases and Review of the Literature. lymphoma. 2014. https://doi.org/10.1155/2014/160421 Maka, Vinayak & Subramanian, Murali & Kilara, Nalini. (2014). Relapsed Hodgkin's Lymphoma Presenting with Isolated Ulcerative Lesion on Base of Tongue. Indian Journal of Hematology and Blood Transfusion. 30. 349-52. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12288-014-0401-5 Maka, Vinayak & Chitrapur, Rohit & Kilara, Nalini & Prabhu, Vinay & Krishnamoorthy, Naveen. (2014). Management of Hodgkin's lymphoma with midbrain involvement: A case report and review of literature. Hematology (Amsterdam, Netherlands). 20. https://doi.org/10.1179/1607845414Y.0000000190 Maka, Vinayak & Rajanna, Hithashree & Kumar, Anхl & Chitrapur, Rohith & Kilara, Nalini. (2014). Epidermal growth factor receptor inhibitors related trichomegaly of Eyelashes. oxford medical case reports. 2014. https://doi.org/10.1093/omcr/omu038 Maka, Vinayak. (2014). INCIDENCE OF KIRSTEN-RAS GENE MUTATION AND ITS ASSOCIATION WITH CLINICAL AND PATHOLOGICAL FACTORS IN COLORECTAL CARCINOMA: SINGLE INSTITUTE RETROSPECTIVE EXPERIENCE. Annals of Oncology. 25. ii14Рii 104, 2014. https://doi.org/10.1093/annonc/mdu165.166 Maka, Vinayak & Subramaniam, M. & Kilara, Nalini. (2014). P0175 EGFR mutations in non-small-cell lung cancers: A single institute experience. European Journal of Cancer. 50. e59-e60. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2014.03.219 Maka, Vinayak & Ch, Pushpa & Kilara, Nalini & Koushik, Kirthi. (2014). P0032 Induction chemotherapy for locally advanced head and neck cancer: Retrospective analysis of a single centre experience. European Journal of Cancer. 50. e17-e18. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejca.2014.03.076 Maka, Vinayak & Krishnaswamy, Uma & Kumar, Anхl & Chitrapur, Rohith & Kilara, Nalini. (2014). Acute interstitial lung disease in a patient with anaplastic lymphoma kinase-positive non-small-cell lung cancer after crizotinib therapy. Oxford medical case reports. 2014. 11-2. https://doi.org/10.1093/omcr/omu004 Jain, Sachin & Shukla, Shilin & Talati, Shailesh & Parikh, Sonia & Bhatt, Shivani & Maka, Vinayak. (2013). A retrospective study of central venous catheters GCRI experience. Indian journal of medical and paediatric oncology : official journal of Indian Society of Medical & Paediatric Oncology. 34. 238-41. https://doi.org/10.4103/0971-5851.12523 Revannasiddaiah, Swaroop & Devadas, Santhosh & Maka, Vinayak & Kilara, Nalini. (2020). Further clinical interpretation and implications of KEYNOTE-048 findings. The Lancet. 396. 378. https://doi.org./10.1016/S0140-6736(20)30903-X Revannasiddaiah, Swaroop & Devadas, Santhosh & Palassery, Rasmi & Pant, Nirdosh & Maka, Vinayak. (2020). A potential role for cyclophosphamide in the mitigation of acute respiratory distress syndrome among patients with SARS-CoV-2. Medical Hypotheses. 144. 109850. https://doi.org./10.1016/j.mehy.2020.109850 Palassery, Rasmi & Devadas, Santhosh & Hiregoudar, Sumathi & Maka, Vinayak & Kumari, Kalpana & Kilara, Nalini & Rondelli, Damiano. (2019). Development of a clinical hematology and stem cell transplantation program to provide state-of-the-art and cost-effective treatment to patients: a successful collaboration between a medical college in India and a leading medical university in the United States. Blood Advances. 3. 23-26. https://doi.org./10.1182/bloodadvances.2019GS121428 Revannasiddaiah, Swaroop & Maka, Vinayak & Devadas, Santhosh. (2019). Clarifications sought for implications of PORTEC-3 in clinics. The Lancet Oncology. 20. e607. https://doi.org./10.1016/S1470-2045(19)30534-0 Paibhavi, P & Muddiguba, M & Maka, Vinayak & Mandepudi, A & Kanneganti, S. (2019). 449PUtility of screening tool for assessment of chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy in cancer patients. Annals of Oncology. 30. https://doi.org./10.1093/annonc/mdz434.029 Mandepudi, A & Paibhavi, P & M, M & Maka, Vinayak & Reddy, H. (2019). 448PIncidence and severity of chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy in geriatric population who are receiving chemotherapy. Annals of Oncology. 30. https://doi.org./10.1093/annonc/mdz434.028 Reddy, H & Maka, Vinayak & D, A & Krishna Murthy, Mamatha & Mandepudi, A & Paibhavi, P & P K, Sajesh & Vungarala, S. (2019). 440PAccuracy of risk scoring system to determine delayed chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) in cancer patients. Annals of Oncology. 30. https://doi.org./10.1093/annonc/mdz434.020 Reddy, H & Maka, Vinayak & D, A & Krishna Murthy, Mamatha & Mandepudi, A & Paibhavi, P & P K, Sajesh & Vungarala, S. (2019). 446PAccuracy of risk scoring system to determine chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) in cancer patients receiving first cycle chemotherapy. Annals of Oncology. 30. https://doi.org./10.1093/annonc/mdz434.026 Somayaji, Shalaka & Reddy, S & Krishna Murthy, Mamatha & Maka, Vinayak. (2019). 432PChemotherapy induced extravasation: Incidence and possible predictors. Annals of Oncology. 30. https://doi.org./10.1093/annonc/mdz434.013 Prathima, S & Krishna Murthy, Mamatha & Maka, Vinayak & Paibhavi, P & Reddy, H & Vungarala, S. (2019). 455PAssessment of nutritional status and quality of life among cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy. Annals of Oncology. 30. https://doi.org/10.1093/annonc/mdz434.035 Revannasiddaiah, Swaroop & Maka, Vinayak & Devadas, Santhosh. (2019). Tumour growth kinetics as a potential predictive and prognostic factor in carcinoma of the lung. Annals of Translational Medicine. 7. 295-295. https://doi.org/10.21037/atm.2019.07.39 Iyer, Sandhya & Prajapati, Rambaksh & Ramesh, Aarthi & Basavalingegowda, Madhura & Todur, Seema & Kavishvar, Shubham & Vijaykumar, Rajeev & Naik, Radhesyam & Kulkarni, Padmaj & Bhatt, Amit & Maniar, Vashishth & Maka, Vinayak & Thungappa, Satheesh & Singhal, Manish & Ranade, Anantbhushan & Shafi, Gowhar. (2019). The future of lung cancer therapy: Striding beyond conventional EGFR and ALK treatments. Molecular and Clinical Oncology. 10. https://doi.org/10.3892/mco.2019.1811 C., Anupama & H V, Anuradha & Maka, Vinayak. (2018). Trastuzumab induced radiation recall dermatitis: an interesting case. International Journal of Basic & Clinical Pharmacology. 7. 2460 https://doi.org/10.18203/2319-2003.ijbcp20184868 Thungappa, Satheesh & Bhatt, Amit & Singhal, M. & Aarthi, R. & Shubham, K. & Madhura, G. & Maka, Vinayak & Naik, Radheshyam & Iyer, S. & Shafi, G.. (2018). 53P Lung cancer: Beyond EGFR and ALK dichotomy. Journal of Thoracic Oncology. 13. S28. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1556-0864(18)30330-7 Kumar, Anхl & Suhail K, Mohammed & Maka, Vinayak & Kumar, Santosh & Kilara, Nalini. (2017). Clinical Profile, Outcome and Application of MASCC Scoring in Febrile Neutropenic Patients. 5. https://doi.org/10.21767/2254-6081.1000161 Maka, Vinayak & Koh, L-P & Phipps, Colin & Goh, Y-T & Gopalakrishnan, Sathish & Ho, A & Hwang, William & Koh, Mickey & Lim, F & Lim, Ziyi & Loh, Y & Poon, M & Rosario, D & Tai, B-C & Tan, Lip & Tan, P & Linn, Y-C. (2016). An exploration of the applicability of the refined disease risk index and its integration with other independent risk factors for individualized prognostication. Bone marrow transplantation. 52. https://doi.org/10.1038/bmt.2016.286 Kumar, Anil & Suhail K, Mohammed & Maka, Vinayak & Kumar, Santosh & Kilara, Nalini. (2017). Clinical Profile, Outcome and Application of MASCC Scoring in Febrile Neutropenic Patients. Archives in Cancer Research. 05. https://doi.org/10.21767/2254-6081.100161

Specialisation

Blood Cancer, Breast Cancer, Ewing Sarcoma, Lung Cancer, Lip and Oral Cavity Cancer. SRS, SRT, IMR, IGRT & CyberKnife.