Dr. Kumara Swamy Radiation Oncologist in Aster CMI Hospital, Bangalore

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Dr. Kumara Swamy Radiation Oncologist in Aster CMI Hospital, Bangalore

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Dr. Kumara Swamy Radiation Oncologist in Aster CMI Hospital, Bangalore

Dr. Kumara Swamy top radiation oncologist in Bangalore is a Sr. Consultant and Head, Radiation Oncology. He has over 35 years of experience in the field of radiation oncology as a mentor, professor and consultant. He has more than a decade of experience in radiosurgery (SRS/SBRT). At Aster CMI, he leads the state of the art, radiation oncology services with the availability of "targeted" radiation equipment with latest Truebeam STx with PerfectPitch 6-DoF couch robotic positioning system for different clinical situations, teaming up with sophisticated surgical techniques and targeted chemo-Immuno therapies. Dr. Kumara Swamy is committed to evidence-based patient centred approach of the Oncology Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT) of Aster CMI. His other key areas of interest are Radiotherapy/Radiosurgery Immune-modulation and Life Style Awareness consultation in the prevention of cancer recurrence. 
Dr. Kumara Swamy has worked in various senior capacities in multiple private, government and public institutions over the last three and a half decades in the field of radiation oncology and cancer research. He has acquired the skills of 3 Dimensional Conformal Radiotherapy (3DCRT)/Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) as early as 1998 from Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, St. Louis, USA; Image Guided Radiotherapy (IGRT) from University of Iowa Hospital, University Of San Francisco Hospital (UCSF), CT On Rails -Morristown Hospital New Jersey, USA 2006; Cyberknife Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS), Stereotactic Radiotherapy (SRT), and Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT) from Accuray, Sunnyvale, California and Mount Sinai Hospital, Baltimore, USA 2009 and Tomotherapy from the University of Heidelberg, Germany 2015.

Area of expertise

Radiation oncology. Radio surgery-immune modulation. Lifestyle awareness consultation

Awards and recognitions

ASTRO 2012: Worked on immunomodulatory changes against cancer cells in the body with Cyberknife dose technology compared to regular radiotherapy, which received the Travel Award in ASTRO, Boston, 2012.

Membership

Secretary, 2005-06, Association of Radiation Oncologists of India, Karnataka Chapter. Life Member, Association of Radiation Oncologists of India. Life member, Association of Medical Physicists of India. Life member, Indian Society of Oncology. Life member IMA, Pune. Fellow of College of General Practitioners (FCGP).

 

DESCRIPTION OF OUR FREE HEALTHCARE CONCIERGE SERVICES FOR MEDICAL TRAVELLERS:
1. Consulting Services & Treatment Package Creation : Personal medical record is required to accurately assess a treatment plan.
2. Physician C.V: Medical records transfer to physician for treatment and pricing options.
3. Second Opinion : Medical report for consultation by your specialist doctors a feedback is expected within 72hours [3days].
4. Budget Friendly Treatment Plans : Expect to have as many referrals from different hospitals detailing their second opinion and the cost of treatment.
5. Medical Visa Assistance: Once the patient is satisfied with respect to the advised treatment and hospital and finalize their plan for coming to India , we assist the patient in obtaining medical visa. The patient has to apply on his own for the same in High Commission of India (Indian embassy) in their home country. We provide an invitation letter to the patient from the respective hospital which is required for submitting their visa application. Also, our team is trained to provide any information/query that the patient may have regarding medical visa and medical attendant visa.
6. Treatment Itinerary : When see doctor, When operation takes place extra, also contact details for the ward room .
7. Personal case manager: Once the patient arrives to the designated country for treatment he/she becomes our full responsibility. To handle any cases arising from hospital/ doctor negligence or malpractice to the patients. Also organized the accommodation and stay of the members accompanying the patient we will be responsible for their safety.
8. Interpretation: Interpretation assistance if necessary
9. Communication: Assist in communicating with family and home. Mobile phone or telephone card.
10. Airport support arrival / departure.: Complimentary airport pick-up / drop-off in a cab.
11. Post care rehab: Post care rehab and nursing needs.

12. Wellness and spa packages: Wellness and spa packages added pre and post procedures. Palade , yoga and spiritual classes. Resort accommodation at 4 to 5 star level.
13. Follow-up support: Provide free support when patients come back their home countries.

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