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Dr T Raja

Medical Oncologist

23 Years Exp. Chennai

Breast Cancer

Apollo Proton, Chennai

23 years of experience

MBBS , MD (Pediatric) , DM (Medical Oncology) , Fellowship in BMT

Chennai

900 / consultation

About Dr T Raja:

Dr T Raja is an internationally acclaimed Medical Oncologist with over 25 years of experience in the field of cancer. His vast patient experience in tertiary care setting makes him one of the best Oncologists in India. He is also academically well known, and heads the DNB Medical Oncology program at Apollo Speciality Hospital, Chennai, India. He is among the most sought after faculty in several national, international conferences and workshops.

Education:

MBBS - Madurai Kamaraj University, India in 1988 ,MD in Paediatrics from Gujarat University, India in 1993 ,DM in Medical Oncology from Gujarat University, India in 1996 ,Honorary Fellow in BMT, Royal Free Hospital, London in 1998

Experience:

DNB Medical Oncology Teacher and Program Head (Sub Speciality Teaching Program), Apollo Speciality Hospital,Chennai, India Head of the Department - Department of Medical Oncology, Apollo Speciality Hospital, Chennai, India Past Adjunct Professor, University of Queensland, Australia. Principal and Co-Investigator in several international clinical trials. Invited faculty in several national and international conferences. Organising Chairman/ Secretary of the Apollo Cancer Conclave in 2019 and 2014. Organising Secretary of Joint ISO / ISMPO(Indian Society of Oncology-Indian Society of Medical & Pediatric Oncology) biennial meeting Oncocon 2009. Convener of All India Apollo Group Tumour board.

Memberships:

European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO) Indian society of medical and pediatric oncology (ISMPO) Indian society of oncology (ISO) Association of physicians of India (IAP) European society of Bone marrow transplants (EBMT) Indian Cooperative Oncology Network (ICON)

Areas of interest:

Breast Cancer, Lung Cancer, Bone Sarcomas, Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer, Lymphoma, Gynecological Cancer, Myeloma.

Research publications:

Patel, Purav & Raja, Thirumalairaj & Annapurneswari, S & Balamurugan, M. (2007). Solitary hemorrhagic intra-cerebral metastatic osteosarcoma. Journal of Pediatric Neurosciences. 2. https://doi.org/10.4103/1817-1745.36769 Khetan, Vikas & Al-Kharusi, Nadia & Ganesh, Anuradha & Al Futaisi, Amna & Biswas, Jyotirmay & Kumar, Krishna & Raja, Thirumalairaj. (2011). Diffuse Infiltrating Retinoblastoma With Central Nervous System Metastasis. Archives of ophthalmology. 129. 375-7. https://doi.org/10.1001/archophthalmol.2011.28 Parikh, Purvish & Gupta, Shravan & Parikh, B & Smruti, B & Issrani, J & Topiwala, S & Goswami, C & Bhattacharya, G & Sen, T & Sekhon, Jagmohan singh & Malhotra, Hemant & Nag, Shona & Chacko, Raju & K, Govind Babu & Raja, Thirumalairaj & Vaid, Ashok & Doval, Dinesh & Das, P. (2011). Management of primary and metastatic triple negative breast cancer: Perceptions of oncologists from India. Indian journal of cancer. 48. 158-64. https://doi.org/10.4103/0019-509X.82874 Shringarpure, Sanish & Thachil, Joseph & Raja, Thirumalairaj & Mani, Rama. (2011). A case of signet ring cell adenocarcinoma of the bladder with spontaneous urinary extravasation. Indian journal of urology : IJU : journal of the Urological Society of India. 27. 401-3. https://doi.org/10.4103/0970-1591.85449 Raja, Thirumalairaj. (2012). Optimizing second-line therapy for chronic myeloid leukemia. Indian journal of cancer. 49. 46-56. https://doi.org/10.4103/0019-509X.98918 Shringarpure, Sanish & Venkatraman, Murali & Raja, Thirumalairaj & Mani, Rama. (2012). A case of primitive neuroectodermal tumor of the kidney and review of the literature. Indian journal of pathology & microbiology. 55. 587-8. https://doi.org/10.4103/0377-4929.107837 Ghafur, Abdul & Vidyalakshmi, P & Priyadarshini, K & Easow, Jose & Raj, Revathi & Raja, Thirumalairaj. (2013). Elizabethkingia meningoseptica bacteremia in Immunocompromised hosts: The first case series from India. South Asian journal of cancer. 2. 211-5. https://doi.org/10.4103/2278-330X.119912 Raja, Thirumalairaj. (2014). Forty-nine-month survival in a metastatic renal cell carcinoma patient across six lines of targeted therapy. Ecancermedicalscience. 8. 406. https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2014.406 Parikh, Purvish & Prabhash, Kumar & Bhattacharyya, Gouri & Sirohi, Bhawna & Rajappa, Senthil & Verma, A & Raja, Thirumalairaj. (2014). Ignore molecular oncology at your peril. Indian journal of cancer. 51. 150-153. https://doi.org/10.4103/0019-509X.138258 Parikh, Purvish & Raja, Thirumalairaj & Mula-Hussain, Layth & Baral, R & Ingle, P & Narayanan, P & Tsikai, Nomsa & Baki, M & Satyapal, N & Adusei, K & Popoola, A & Musibi, Alice & Nyaim, E & Tsomo, U & Opio, Christopher & Jamshed, Arif & Reddy, P. (2014). Afro Middle East Asian symposium on cancer cooperation. South Asian journal of cancer. 3. 128-31. https://doi.org/10.4103/2278-330X.130452 George, Biju & Mahapatra, Manoranjan & Mishra, Pravas & Apte, Shashikant & Damodar, Sharat & Khattry, Navin & Choudhary, Dharma & Easow, Jose & Raj, Revathi & Seth, Tulika & Nityanand, Soniya & Malhotra, Pankaj & Bhurani, Dinesh & Dixit, Ashish & Sharma, Ajay & Chakrapani, Anupam & Melinkeri, Sameer & John, M Joseph & Bhat, Sunil & Mathews, Vikram. (2015). Improved Outcomes with Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation for Aplastic Anaemia Using HLA Identical Sibling Donors: The Indian Stem Cell Transplant Registry (ISCTR) Experience. Blood. 126. 4386-4386. https://doi.org/10.1182/blood.V126.23.4386.4386 Ghafur, Abdul & Devarajan, V & Raj, R & Easow, Jose & Raja, Thirumalairaj. (2016). Spectrum of bacteremia in posthematopoietic stem cell transplant patients from an Indian center. Indian Journal of Cancer. 53. 590. https://doi.org/10.4103/0019-509X.204766 Ghafur, Abdul & Devarajan, V & Raja, Thirumalairaj & Easow, Jose & Raja, MA & Sreenivas, S & Ramakrishnan, Balasubramaniam & Raman, SG & Devaprasad, D & Venkatachalam, B & Nimmagadda, R. (2016). Monotherapy versus combination therapy against carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative bacteria: A retrospective observational study. Indian Journal of Cancer. 53. 592. https://doi.org/10.4103/0019-509X.204767 Ghafur, Abdul & Gohel, Swati & Devarajan, Vidyalakshmi & Raja, Thirumalairaj & Easow, Jose & Raja, M.A. & Sreenivas, Sankar & Ramakrishnan, Balasubramaniam & Ramakrishnan, T. & Raman, S.G. & Devaprasad, Dedeepiya & Venkatachalam, Balaji & Nimmagadda, Ramesh. (2017). Colistin Nephrotoxicity in Adults: Single Centre Large Series from India. Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine. 21. 350-354. https://doi.org/10.4103/ijccm.IJCCM_140_17 Ghafur, Abdul & Devarajan, Vidyalakshmi & Raja, Thirumalairaj & Easow, Jose & Raja, M.A. & Sreenivas, Sankar & Ramakrishnan, Balasubramaniam & Raman, S.G. & Devaprasad, Dedeepiya & Venkatachalam, Balaji & Nimmagadda, Ramesh. (2017). Monotherapy versus Combination Therapy against Nonbacteremic Carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative Infections: A Retrospective Observational Study. Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine. 21. 825-829. https://doi.org/10.4103/ijccm.IJCCM_243_17 Ghafur, Abdul & Ramakrishnan, Balasubramaniam & Devarajan, Vidyalakshmi & Easow, Jose & Sreenivas, Sankar & Devaprasad, Dedeepiya & Nimmagadda, Ramesh & Bansal, Nitin & Raja, Thirumalairaj & Raja, MA & Raman, SG. (2019). Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine. Indian Journal of Critical Care Medicine. 23. 518-522. https://doi.org/10.5005/jp-journals-10071-23276

Specialisation

Breast Cancer, Lung Cancer, Bone Sarcomas, Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer, Lymphoma, Gynecological Cancer, Myeloma.