Dr Prasad Eswaran
M.B.B.S., D.M.R.T, M.D, D.M. (Rad. Onc)
Oncology & Hematology
Billroth Hospital, Chennai
Billroth Hospital, Chennai, India
Radiation Oncologist, Dept. of Oncology, Billroth Hospital, Chennai, India
Doctorate in Medicine (Fellowship in Oncology), DM, Madras Medical College & Govt. General Hospital, Chennai, India.
Doctor of Medicine (Residency in Radiation Oncology) , MD, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India, 2004-06.
Diploma in Medical Radiology & Therapy (Residency in Radiation Oncology), D.M.R.T, Madras Medical College & Govt. General Hospital, Chennai, India, 2004-06.
Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery - M.B.B.S, Govt. Stanley Medical College & Hospital, Chennai, India, 1998-2004.
Awards & Honors
ONCOLOGY FELLOWSHIP AWARDS IN USA
- Awarded American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) Resident HDR Fellowship for the year
- Underwent clinical and didactic training in HDR brachytherapy in Texas Cancer Clinic, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC HONOURS
Awarded International travel grant by International Gynecologic Cancer Society (IGCS) – Training at The Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Radiation Oncology Center, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, California, USA for advanced training in Radiation Oncology.
Awarded International travel grant by American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) for HDR brachytherapy training in Texas Cancer Clinic, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
Awarded International grant for attending 50th annual meeting of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO), Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
NATIONAL (INDIA) ACADEMIC HONOURS
7/2012 Oral presentation in 8th American Head and Neck Society (AHNS) held at Toronto, Canada
3/2012 Oral Presentation – Best Clinical Trial Proposal Award – presented in 26th Conference of Indian Cooperative Oncology Network (ICON), Bangalore, India
9/2009 Oral Presentation – Best Thesis Presentation - Submission of results of Indian Cooperative Oncology Network (ICON) trial in National meet – Awarded first prize, Rupees 50,000 in 21st Conference of ICON, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India
9/2006 Oral Presentation – Best Project Proposal award in National conference – Awarded grant for conducting a trial – 15th Conference of Indian Cooperative Oncology Network (ICON), Trivandrum, Kerala, India
9/2005 Oral Presentation – Best paper presentation – Awarded Dr. Padam Singh Award – Association of Radiation Oncologist of India (AROI) – State Conference, September 2005, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
4/2000 Awarded Kishore Vyaganik Protshahik Yojna (KVPY) Scholarship, April 2000, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi, India
Head and neck Oncology
Molecular Oncology & Translational research
Dr Prasad Eswaran has had a rewarding career as an Oncologist using clinical skills, radiation and chemotherapy aimed to provide best of remediation measures in varied malignancies with patient care being the foremost goal.
Dr Eswaran has more more than 4 years clinical experience in the field of Radiation Oncology as practicing Oncologist. He is trained in conventional and conformal radiation therapy – planning and treatment delivery; in planning appropriate chemotherapy as indicated. In the course of practice he has also developed the human aspects of practicing medicine with Ability to counsel the patients/relatives regarding issues related to acceptance, building a positive approach & self-confidence, ethics, palliation and end of life care.
At present Dr Eswaran is working as Radiation Oncologist at Dept. of Oncology, Billroth Hospital, Chennai, India. Previously his work appointments included Apollo Specialty Hospital, Madurai; Govt. General Hospital & Post Graduate Institute, Puducherry.