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Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao

Nuclear Radiologist

46 Years Exp. Visakhapatnam

Endocrine Cancer

HCG Cancer Centre, Visakhapatnam

46 years of experience

MBBS, Diploma in Radiation Medicine, DNB - Nuclear Medicine, MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology, DNB - Radiotherapy

Visakhapatnam

About Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao:

  • Dr (Gp Capt) V V S Prabhakar Rao with three decades of experience in the field of Nuclear Medicine, PET- CT and Radio Diagnosis got his initial post graduate training of Diploma in Radiation Medicine from premier Army Hospital Delhi Cantt. in 1982, subsequently possessing post graduate degrees of DNB (Nuclear Medicine), MD (Radio Diagnosis) and DNB (Radio Diagnosis) and PG Dip In Geriatric Medicine. Dr Rao worked as Senior Adviser Nuclear Medicine Armed Forces Medical Services, Professor of Nuclear Medicine, Nizams Institute of Medical Sciences, and in leading Cancer hospitals.
  • With vast academic and clinical background, trained many Nuclear Medicine and Radio Diagnosis students, published scientific papers in journals, orations, and presentations in national and international conferences. Treated large numbers of Cancer Thyroid patients with Radio Iodine, designed high dose Radio Iodine Therapy wards in Army establishments, state institutions, and tertiary cancer hospitals. Devised innovative closed system high dose radio Iodine administration technique, designed exposure containing FDG dispensing apparatus in PET hot labs, being put to use in many nuclear medicine centres in India. His core area of interest is to maximizing radio isotope usage with low exposure to patients, public and radiation professionals.

Education:

  • MBBS - Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, 1974 Diploma in Radiation Medicine - University of Delhi, 1983 DNB - Nuclear Medicine - DNB board, New Delhi, 1987 MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology - University Of Bombay, 1990 DNB - Radiotherapy - DNB board, New Delhi, 1990

Experience:

  • 1975 - 2003 Military Service at Army Medical Corps 2003 - 2004 Professor and HOD (Nuclear Medicine Department) at NIMS 2011 - 2012 Director at MNJ Institute of Oncology and RCC

Memberships:

  • Association of Radiation Oncologists of India (AROI)

Areas of interest:

  • His core area of interest is to maximizing radio isotope usage with low exposure to patients, public and radiation professionals.

Papers & presentations:

  • Brig. SK Majumdar memorial oration award at XXXI Annual SNMI Conference - 1999
  • Certificate in Clinical Applications in Nuclear Medicine, Siemens Medical Solutions - 2003

Frequently asked questions:

Who is Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao?

Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao's educational qualifications include MBBS, Diploma in Radiation Medicine, DNB - Nuclear Medicine, MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology, DNB - Radiotherapy. Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao is a member of Association of Radiation Oncologists of India (AROI). Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao's areas of interest include His core area of interest is to maximizing radio isotope usage with low exposure to patients, public and radiation professionals..

Where does Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao practice?

Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao practices at HCG Cancer Centre, Visakhapatnam

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Patients frequently visit Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao for His core area of interest is to maximizing radio isotope usage with low exposure to patients, public and radiation professionals..

What is Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao's rating?

Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao is a highly rated Nuclear Radiologist with positive feedback from most patients treated.

What is Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao's education qualification?

Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao has the following qualifications: MBBS, Diploma in Radiation Medicine, DNB - Nuclear Medicine, MD - Radio Diagnosis/Radiology, DNB - Radiotherapy

What does Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao specialize in?

Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao specializes as a Nuclear Radiologist with special interest in His core area of interest is to maximizing radio isotope usage with low exposure to patients, public and radiation professionals..

How many years of experience does Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao have?

Dr V V S Prabhakar Rao has an overall experience of 46 years as a Nuclear Radiologist.

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Specialisation

  • His core area of interest is to maximizing radio isotope usage with low exposure to patients, public and radiation professionals.