Dr. Kanhu Charan Patro is the Chief Radiation Oncologist at the Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, Visakhapatnam with over 14 years of immense experience in offering specialized radiation oncology care. He is specialized in treating brain and prostate complexities & has successfully handled numerous complex procedures & cases in his career so far.

Dr. K C Patro is qualified & certified in

M.D in Radiotherapy, from Regional Cancer Center, Cuttack

DNB in Radiation Oncology, from Regional Cancer Center, Cuttack

MBA in Hospital Administration

Awards & Accreditations :

Awarded SIOP (International Society of Pediatric Oncology) in 2008

Awarded AROI (Association of Radiational Oncologists Association of India) fellowship in 2012

Nominated for BMJ South Asia Award 2017 for his own method of education about oncology through social media everyday across the country as well as International Level popularity known as “Oncology Cartoons”

Awarded with 1st Performing department of Radiation Oncology by Government of Andhra Pradesh, India

Memberships & Achievements :

Member of Association of Radiation Oncologists of India

Member of Indian College of Radiation Oncology

Member of Indian Brachytherapy Society

Member of Indian Society of Neuro Oncology

Former executive committee member of Indian Brachytherapy society

Faculty member ICRO – (Indian College of Radiation Oncology)

Head, Department of Radiation Oncology, Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, Visakhapatnam

Principal clinical investigator in clinical trials in collaboration with MD Anderson Texas, US and LUX ESRTO

Visiting fellow in Mannheim cancer center, Germany

Visiting fellow in Well Cornell medical college, New York


Dr. K.C. Patro
Radiation Oncologist
Vizag - India



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