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Dr Amitabh Ray

Radiation Oncologist

12 Years Exp. Kolkata

Thymic Carcinoma

HCG EKO Cancer Centre, Kolkata

12 years of experience

MBBS, MD(Radiation Oncology), DNB (Radiation Oncology), Clinical Fellowship at ACTREC, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai.

Kolkata

About Dr Amitabh Ray:

Dr Amitabh Ray completed his M.D. at a renowned University in Kolkata along with a DNB in Radiation Oncology. He also did Clinical Research Fellowship from a reputed hospital in Mumbai. He has a vast experience in using high precision radiotherapy technologies with specialization in IMRT, Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy, Advanced IGRT Tools, Stereo tactic radio surgery for intra cranial and extra cranial cancers, stereo tactic radiotherapy and TMI for Bone Marrow Transplant preparation. Additionally he has also obtained European Certification in Medical Oncology in 2016. Dr Ray's major strength lies in area of IMRT, IGRT, ARC Therapy, Stereotactic Radio Surgery & radiotherapy. He has special interest in brain cancers, Gastro-intestinal malignancies, Head and Neck cancers, lung cancer, Uro-genital cancer and Gynaecological Cancers. He is very active academically and has a rich publication history across national and international forums. A number of his research papers and journals have been peer reviewed. He has also won several awards in national forums for his work in various fields of Oncology.

Education:

MBBS from North Bengal Medical College and Hospital, Susrutnagar, Darjeeling, India, 2001 MD (Radiation Oncology) from NRS Medical College. University College of Medical Sciences, University of Calcutta, 2007 DNB (Radiation Oncology) from National Board of Examinations, New Delhi,2008 Clinical Fellowship at ACTREC, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai.

Experience:

2004 - 2004 Clinical Attachment,Calderdale and luddersfield NHS 'l 2005 - 2005 Clinical Attachment,Barnet & Chase Farm Hospital NHS Trust, U.K. 2005 - 2005 SHO- Honorary,Chase Farm Hospital NHS Trust, U.K. 2005 - 2007 SHOLocum,Barnet general Hospital, London. 2006 - 2007 SHO,Barnet general Hospital, London. 2007 - 2008 ST2,QEQM, Margate 2008 - 2009 ST3,GSTT,London 2009 - 2010 ST4,Pembury Hospital, Pembury ST5,PRUII, South London NHS Trust,2010 - 2011 ST6,Lewisham University hospital, London,2011 - 2012 ST7,QEQM, Margate,2012 - 2013 Clinical Fellow at Cysvr, London,2013 - 2014

Memberships:

Association of Radiation Oncologists of India (AROI) European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO) European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO)

Areas of interest:

Brain Cancer, Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer, Head And Neck Cancer, Lung Cancer, Gynecological Cancer, Genitourinary Cancer, IMRT, IGRT, SBRT, SRS, SCRT, Brachytherapy

Research publications:

Chakrabartty, Joydeep & Jain, Neelesh & Sengupta, Kasturi & Mukherjee, Debarghya & Sarada, Pooja & Arlbandi, Anil & Sood, Nitin & Chakrabarti, Amrita & Ray, Amitabh. (2017). Evaluation of the Efficacy and Safety of Darbepoetin Alfa in Reducing the Transfusion Requirements in Patients Undergoing Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Hematological Malignancies. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 23. S133. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2016.12.249 Chakrabartty, Joydeep & Jain, Neelesh & Sarada, Pooja & Sengupta, Kasturi & Sood, Nitin & Arabandi, Anil & Chakrabarti, Amrita & Ray, Amitabh. (2017). Bendamustine-Based Conditioning Regime (BACE-Bendamustine, Cytarabine, Cyclophosphamide and Etoposide) for Patients with Lymphoma Undergoing Autologous Stem Cell Transplant. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 23. S133. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2016.12.248 Jain, Neelesh & Ray, Amitabh & Chakrabarti, Amrita & Sengupta, Kasturi & Chakrabartty, Joydeep. (2016). Total Marrow Irradiation (TMI) Based T- Replete Myeloablative Haploidentical Stem Cell Transplantation in Adult Patients with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in Second Complete Remission: A Single Center Experience of Two Cases. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation. 22. S308. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2015.11.776 Ray, Amitabh & Agarwal, VikashKumar & Khan, EnamMurshed & Ghosh, SauravKumar & Goyenka, Mahesh. (2015). Gastrointestinal stromal tumor and extragastrointestinal stromal tumor: Rare pattern of recurrence of disease. Asian Journal of Oncology. 1. 106. https://doi.org/10.4103/2454-6798.173317 Ray, Amitabh & Ghosh, Sunil. (2014). Long natural history and spontaneous regression: A rare outcome of metastatic renal cell carcinoma. Clinical Cancer Investigation Journal. 3. https://doi.org/10.4103/2278-0513.138113 Sarkar, Biplab & Manikandan, Arjunan & Nandy, Maitreyee & Gossman, Michael & Sureka, Chandra & Ray, Amitabh & Sujatha, Nadendla. (2013). A mathematical approach to beam matching. The British journal of radiology. 86. https://doi.org/10.1259/bjr.20130238 Ray, Amitabh & Bhattacharya, Jibak & Ganguly, Subir. (2013). Renal cell carcinoma presenting with oral tongue metastasis: A rare case presentation. Journal of cancer research and therapeutics. 9. 117-8. https://doi.org/10.4103/0973-1482.110392 Aich, Ranen & Deb, Asit & Ray, Amitabh. (2005). Neo-adjuvant chemotherapy with cisplatin and short infusional 5-FU in advanced head and neck malignancies. Journal of cancer research and therapeutics. 1. 46-50. https://doi.org/10.4103/0973-1482.16091 Aich, Ranen & AsitRanjan, Deb & Santanu, Pal & BiswasLitan, Naha & Ray, Amitabh. (2005). Iatrogenc hypothyroidism: A consequence of external beam radiotherapy to the head & neck malignancies. Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics (ISSN: 0973-1482) Vol 1 Num 3l Aich, Ranen & Ranjan, Deb & Pal, Santanu & Naha-Biswas, Litan & Ray, Amitabh. (2005). Iatrogenc hypothyroidism: A consequence of external beam radiotherapy to the head & neck malignancies. Journal of cancer research and therapeutics. 1. 142-6. https://doi.org/10.4103/0973-1482.19593 Ray, Amitabh & Basu, Ayan & Goswami, Jyotirup & Bhattacharya, Kalyan. (2009). Intestinal mantle cell lymphoma recurring at laparotomy scar region. Indian journal of medical and paediatric oncology : official journal of Indian Society of Medical & Paediatric Oncology. 30. 151-2. https://doi.org/10.4103/0971-5851.65344 Ray, Amitabh & Basu, Ayan & Deb, Asit & Aich, Ranen & Naha-Biswas, Litan & Pal, J. (2010). Plesiotherapy for non-melanoma skin cancer: Innovating to overcome!. Indian journal of dermatology. 55. 363-6. https://doi.org/10.4103/0019-5154.74547 Sarkar, Biplab & Ghosh, Bhaswar & Sriramprasath, & Mahendramohan, Sukumaran & Basu, Ayan & Goswami, Jyotirup & Ray, Amitabh. (2010). Optimized point dose measurement for monitor unit verification in intensity modulated radiation therapy using 6 MV photons by three different methodologies with different detector-phantom combinations: A comparative study. Journal of medical physics / Association of Medical Physicists of India. 35. 144-50. https://doi.org/10.4103/0971-6203.62129 Sarkar, Biplab & Nandy, Maitreyee & Manikandan, Arjunan & Basu, Parijat & Sujatha, N & Ray, Dk & Senthilkumar, P & Ray, S & Roy, S & Ray, Amitabh & Basu, S & Bhattacharya, K. (2012). SU-E-T-57: Estimation of Uncertainty in Dose Delivery Due to MLC Position Inaccuracies by Inverse Derivative Method during Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy Delivery by Elekta Beam Modulator. Medical physics. 39. 3715. https://doi.org/10.1118/1.4735113 Maiti, Pradip & Jana, Utpal & Ray, Amitabh & Karmakar, R & Mitra, Tarak & Ganguly, Subir. (2012). Patterns of cancer occurrence in different regions of West Bengal- A hospital based study. Journal of the Indian Medical Association. 110. 445-8 Ganguly, Subir & Ray, Amitabh. (2012). Neuro-oncology - A difficult problem in modern cancer management. Journal of the Indian Medical Association. 110. 604-5 Ray, Amitabh & Sarkar, Biplab. (2012). Small bowel toxicity in pelvic radiotherapy for postoperative gynecological cancer: Comparison between conformal radiotherapy and intensity modulated radiotherapy. Asia-Pacific journal of clinical oncology. 9. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajco.12049

Specialisation

Brain Cancer, Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer, Head And Neck Cancer, Lung Cancer, Gynecological Cancer, Genitourinary Cancer, IMRT, IGRT, SBRT, SRS, SCRT, Brachytherapy