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Dr Prithvi Raj Jampana
Qualification : MBBS, MRCP, FRCR, CCT (UK)  
Designation : Consultant  
Specialty : Oncology  
Email : dr.prithviraj.jampana@carehospitals.com  
Location : CARE Hospitals, Hi-tech City, Hyderabad
Qualifications
  • MBBS — Gulbarga University, Gulbarga (1996)
  • MRCP (General Medicine) — UK (2002)
  • FRCR — Clinical Oncology, UK (2008)
Past Positions
  • Locum Consultant Clinical Oncologist, Royal Wolverhampton Hospital NHS Trust, Wolverhampton, UK (July – Oct 2015)
  • Consultant, Continental Hospitals, Hyderabad (June 2013 – March 2014 & Aug 2014 – April 2015)
  • Locum Consultant Clinical Oncologist , Wester n General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK (March – June 2014)
  • Consultant Oncologist, American Oncology Institute, Hyderabad (May 2012 – April 2013)
  • Consultant, Clinical Oncology, Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust, Wolverhampton, UK (May 2011 – February 2012)
  • Consultant, Clinical Oncology, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK (April 2010 – April 2011)
  • Specialist Registrar, Clinical Oncology, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK (Jan 2005 – March 2010)
  • LAT Specialist Registrar in Clinical Oncology, Yorkshire Deanery, UK (Jan 2004 – Jan 2005)
  • Oncology Fellow, Christie Hospital, Manchester, UK (Dec 2002  –  Jan 2004)
  • Medical Officer, St. Catherine's Hospital, Preston, UK (Dec 2001  –  Dec 2002)
  • Senior House Officer, General Medicine, Chorley & District General Hospital, Chorley, UK (Dec 1997  –  Dec 2001)
Special Training
  • ESTRO online course in Management of Head and Neck Cancer (2015)
  • ESTRO online course in Advances in Gynaecological Brachy (2015)
  • IMRT and IGRT course, The Royal Marsden Hospital, London, UK (Feb 2009)
  • Joint RCR Brachytherapy Course, Clatterbridge Centre for Oncology, Liverpool, UK (Feb 2009)
  • Fundamentals of Radiotherapy Planning, University of Cambridge, UK (Nov 2009)
  • London Oncology Course, Royal College of Radiologists, UK (2006 - 2007)
Expertise
  • Fully trained oncologist with 15+ years’ experience in the UK
  • Excellent knowledge and skills in use of different radiotherapy planning systems, including Eclipse, Prosoma and Pinnacle
  • Excellent expertise in the use of 3D conformal, IMRT, IGRT, lung and gynecological brachytherapy treatments
  • Good communication skills and understanding of all aspects of treatment of cancer from diagnosis to cure and end of life care
  • Audit experience: Atrial Fibrillation, Chorley, UK; National Sentinel Stroke Audit, Chorley, UK; Chemotherapy for non small cell lung cancer, Manchester, UK; Radiotherapy in rectal cancer, Northampton, UK; Management of glioblastoma multiforme, Oxford, UK
  • Teaching junior doctors, nurses and student radiographers; teaching oncology to medical students at Oxford University
Research & presentations
  • Radiotherapy in rectal cancer, Northampton, UK (2007)
  • Chemotherapy in ovarian cancer — Ovarian Cancer Study Day for GPs and nurses, Northampton, UK (2008)
  • Cardiac pacemakers and radiotherapy, Oxford, UK (2006)
  • Management of breast cancer in the elderly, Oxford, UK (2008)
  • Concurrent chemo-radiotherapy in head and neck cancer, Oxford, UK (2009)
Publications
  • Management of breast cancer in the elderly. Guest Editorial in NHS Cancer Specialist Library, April 2008
  • A Medisetti, R Jampana, N Warner, C Blesing. Treatment of Glioblastoma Multiforme — The Oxford Cancer Centre Experience. Clin Oncol 2012; 24: 149- 50. Epub 2011 Nov 8
  • PR Jampana, Blesing C, Warner N, Ansorge O. Chemo-radiotherapy in Glioblastoma Multiforme. The effect of MGMT promoter hypermethylation on survival. Radiotherapy and Oncology 2011; ISSN: 0167-8140, Vol: 99, Issue: 1