APOLLO HOSPITALS – NAVI MUMBAI

Apollo Hospitals - Navi Mumbai, is one of the most advanced multi-speciality tertiary care hospital in the region of Mumbai and Navi Mumbai. The hospital offers comprehensive and integrated super-speciality services under one roof with highly experienced doctors of national and international repute supported by well-trained team of nurses, technicians and other support staff. The Hospital is accredited by Joint Commission International (JCI) .

CLINICAL EXCELLENCE

Apollo Hospitals has pioneered Clinical Excellence in India and it is one of the Group’s proudest legacies. The unit boasts of renowned consultants and the focus is on high-quality patient experience in all aspects. It thrives to deliver clinical outcomes comparable to the very best in the world.

INFRASTRUCTURE

It is a 500 bedded facility and has access to world-class technologies, 13 state-of-the-operation theatres, advanced laboratory and medical diagnostics and 120 ultra-modern I.C.U. beds including N.I.C.U. & P.I.C.U. manned round the clock by critical care specialists:

TECHNOLOGY

Apollo Hospitals Group has always been ahead of the curve in terms of technology. Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai, has state-of-the-art technologies, enhanced patient care with greater precision, better patient experience and precise diagnosis. The best of the technologies available are:

  • 128 slice CT Scan
  • 3 Tesla MRI
  • AlluraClarity - Cath lab with 3D OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography)
    • Reduced radiation (X-ray) dose by an average of 50% with equivalent image quality for diagnosis in cardiac angiography
    • Advanced Image Processing Technology
  • TrueBeam STx Stereotactic Radiosurgery System with Brainlab has helped pioneer new stereotactic treatment technologies in use for the treatment of cancer and other conditions. Radiosurgery treatments take advantage of recent advances in proven technologies, including:
    • Imaging with cone - beam CT
    • Motion management
    • Precision beam delivery with RapidArc®
    • Treatment planning through Eclipse™
    • Automated patient-positioning technologies
    • Image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT)
    • Image Modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
    • RapidArc
    • Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT)
    • Stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS)
    • BrachyTherapy
  • Robotic Spine Surgery
  • da Vinci Robotic Surgery
  • Digital Mammogram

APOLLO CANCER CARE

For over two decades, Apollo Cancer Care has been at the forefront of introducing the most advanced, contemporary cancer care diagnostics and treatments in the country

Our ethos is that Cancer is Conquerable and this led us to develop Organ Specific protocols, bring in the latest TrueBeam® STx Stereotactic Radiosurgery System and the finest team of Oncologists to Apollo Hospitals in Navi Mumbai, to provide our patients with comprehensive personalised cancer care.

Now the ‘Can’ in Cancer is here in the region!

ADVANCED, COMPREHENSIVE CANCER CARE. NOW IN THE WESTERN REGION


Precision Oncology

  • Medical Oncology
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Hemato Oncology
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Paediatric Oncology
  • Palliative Care & Pain Medicine
  • Nuclear Medicine, PET/CT, Digital Mammogram

Key Highlights

  • Organ Specific Cancer Care - Head & Neck, Breast, Liver, Brain, Spine, Gastro-intestinal, Ovary, Prostate, Lung Cancers & more
  • Highly experienced team of Medical, Surgical, Radiation Oncologists and Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary & Transplant Specialists
  • TrueBeam STx - Most advanced Radiation Technology
    • Treats cancer with sub-millimeter accuracy for minimal side effects
    • Treats cancers in any part of the body with exceptional speed, reducing radiation therapy duration by 80%
  • Radiation Oncology - 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy (CRT), Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT), Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT), RapidArc®, Stereotactic Radiosurgery (SRS/SRT), Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
    • Brachytherapy Facility
    • Complex & Minimally invasive cancer surgeries, Organ preservation & reconstructive surgeries
    • Second Opinion Clinic
    • National Tumour Board

ONCOLOGY CLINICAL TEAM

Apollo Hospitals Group proudly welcomes internationally acclaimed oncologist,

Dr. Dattatreyudu Nori

FACR, FACRO, FASTRO

At Apollo Hospitals Group we are honoured that a 'Living Legend in Cancer Care' Dr. Dattatreyudu Nori, will be exclusively associated with us on our panel of distinguished specialists.

Over the past four decades, spent in the US, he has become a global thought leader in cancer research, responsible for many path breaking and innovative developments in the field. He has also taken special interest in making sure that these advances reach underprivileged cancer patients in India.

Besides his involvement in setting up government-run not-for-profit cancer treatment centres and hospitals in India, he initiated programs for Indian doctors to receive advanced training at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and Cornell University Medical Center.

He is a consultant to the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), advising on the formulation of guidelines for cancer treatment in developing countries.

A Padma Shri Awardee, Dr. Nod has been honoured with many prestigious awards for medicine and cancer care, the culmination of which was the highest civilian honour in the US in 2014, the "Ellis Island Medal of Honor" for his exemplary and outstanding qualities in both his personal and professional life.

In 2017, the Indian Cancer Congress honoured him with their highest recognition; "Living Legend in Cancer'.

With Dr.Nori, we get a powerful new force in our ceaseless fight against cancer. Apollo Hospitals Group is proud and privileged to extend the highest standards of cancer care to its patients.

Dr. Anil K. D’Cruz

MS, DNB, FRCS( Hon.)

Dr. D’Cruz MS, DNB, FRCS( Hon) is Director Oncology Apollo Hospitals, Mumbai, Chennai and Delhi. He is a well-recognised as a global leader, clinician, researcher and teacher in Head and Neck Oncology. He was Director of Tata Memorial Hospital and Chief of Head Neck Services with over 33 years experience in the field of cancer. Dr D’Cruz is currently President Elect (2018-2020) and President (2020-2022) of the Union for International Cancer Control, Headquartered in Geneva. The UICC is the largest cancer organisation globally committed to the cause of cancer control comprising of 1121 member organisations across 171 countries. Established in 1933, he is the first Indian to hold this position. In recognition of his professional standing in the field he was awarded the Honorary FRCS from the Royal College of Surgeons London.

Dr. D’Cruz has held leadership positions & is on the board of numerous professional organisations, universities, research organisations and cancer institutions across the country and abroad. He is an avid researcher & his landmark contribution in management of neck nodes in oral cancers awarded the plenary at the American society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2015 and subsequently published in the New England journal of Medicine, the first from the Tata Memorial Hospital in this prestigious journal. He worked on research in the use of curcumin and was part of a project to develop and validate molecular cytogenetic studies/Proteomics in oral cancers, results of which were filed for a patent.

Dr. D’Cruz has more than 250 peer-reviewed publications and chapters to his name and is a member of the Editorial Board of many reputed national and international journals.

He has delivered more than 500 invited lectures and nearly a 100 named lectures, key notes and orations both nationally and internationally. He has also been a special invitee to over 100 conferences nationally and internationally to demonstrate head and neck, thyroid surgery. Dr. D’Cruz’s special areas on interest are oral \laryngeal cancers , thyroid , parathyroid, salivary glands and neck diseases. He is also specially trained for head & neck surgery at Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre, New York, Laser Surgery at Vanderbilt University, USA and speech rehabilitation at Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. Thyroid cancer is a area of special interests.

Dr. D’Cruz is a much sought after teacher and was instrumental in initiating the super speciality training course in Head Neck Oncology for the first time in India.

Dr. Shyam Shrivastava

MBBS, MD, DNB (Radiotherapy) Director, radiation Oncology

Dr. Shyam Shrivastava, MBBS, MD, DNB (Radiotherapy) is a Director, radiation Oncology at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai, He has been actively involved in the guidance and development of Oncology centres in several parts of India and abroad. Dr. Shrivastava has been particularly instrumental in the development of indigenous equipment.

Dr. Shyam Shrivastava’s special interest lies in Gynecological, genitourinary and gastrointestinal cancers, brachytherapy and advanced technology e.g. IMRT/IGRT, Indigenous Technology Development with DAE and SAMEER in the field of Oncology.

He has been the key speaker at various national and international conferences and has received several award and honors for his contribution in the field of oncology, like:

  • Dr. DK Gosavi Memorial Oration, at Shri Siddhivinayak Ganapati cancer Hospital, Miraj
  • Member of SARCAR (Safety Review committee for Application of Radiation) committee of AERB, DAE, Govt. Of India
  • Expert member IAEA 2D-3D IGBT meeting, Vienna, Austria
  • FIGO Gynecology Oncology member & invited lecturer
  • Chairman, ICMR Task Force of cancer Management Guidelines – Cancer Cervix, ICMR, New Delhi
  • External Examiner for MD (clmical Oncology) Part I & II Examination, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Indonesia & Nepal
  • Nominated Chairperson AGaRT (Advisory Group for access to radiotherapy for Low Middle Income countries) of PACT IAEA at IAEA Headquarter, Vienna
  • INS Outstanding contribution Award of Indian Nuclear Society
  • Dr PK Haldar Oration of Association of Radiation Oncologists of India, AROICON
  • Board Member, EurAsian Oncology Program of EurAsia Federation of Onclology (EAFO), Moscow, Russia
  • RGCI & RC Gunilla Bental Oration Award of Association of Radiation Therapy Technologists Of India (ARTTI)
  • Dr MS Dvivedi Memorial Oration 2003, Indian radiological & Imaging Association, Indore
  • Hemalata Oration award, Hemlata Hospital & Research Centre, Bhubaneswar, Orissa
  • Human Service Award 2001 Ritu Sharda Mandir Foundation, Jaipur

Dr. Shrivastava has a strong academic record and has numerous publications listed under his name. He has also been the principal investigator for major national & international research Projects. He has also been an active member of various associations & committees, like:

  • President Elect- FARO (federation of Asian Organizations of Radiation Oncology)
  • Member of several National and International Organization like, AROI, ASTRO,ABS,ESTRO,IGCS,AGOIAMPI,IAHOM,etc.
  • Editorial Member of Journal of Cancer Research & Therapeutics
  • Invited Reviewer for Radiotherapy Oncology journals
  • Member Board of Studies, Homi Bhabha National Institute
  • Chairman Subcommittee Member for Cervicel Cancers : Indian council for Medical Research (ICMR) Task Force
  • National Project coordinator RCA/IAEA for india

Dr. Shishir Shetty

M.S, M.Ch (Surgical Oncology)

Dr. Shishir Shetty, M.S, M.Ch - Professor & Head of Oncology Services, at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. He has more than 14 years of experience in Surgical Oncology and has performed more than 7000 Cancer Surgeries.

Dr. Shetty has been associated with various leading hospitals in Maharashtra and has worked as the Head of Department for Surgical Oncology in reputed hospitals.

His areas of special interest are:

  • Minimally Invasive Cancer Surgery
  • High Risk Surgeries
  • Complex Thoracic and Hepato-Biliary Surgery
  • Organ Preserving Surgeries for Breast
  • Head & Neck surgery
  • Colorectal surgery
  • Uro-Gynaec Oncology

Dr. Shishir Shetty holds strong academic record and has research & publications to his credit.

Dr. Tejinder Singh

MD, DM (Medical Oncology)

Dr. Tejinder Singh, MD, DM (Medical Oncology), is a Consultant, Medical Oncology at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. He has completed Certification course in Essentials of Palliative Care (Basics) and Clinical placement in Palliative Care Certificate from Indian Association of Palliative Care. He has also attended Good Clinical Practices (GCP) trainings both in India and abroad. He holds more than 10 years of experience in the field of Medical Oncology.

Dr. Tejinder Singh has rich experience in the field of Oncology and has been associated with leading hospitals in the country. His passion for teaching made him the Assistant Professor and Head of Dept of Medical Oncology at one of the leading Medical Colleges in Mumbai.

He has been an active contributor in Medical Education & Research and had been the co-investigator for various Clinical Researches.

Dr. Tejinder also has a number of publications and research to his credit.

Dr. Sandeep De

MD (Radiation Oncology)

Dr. Sandeep De, MD (Radiation Oncology) is a Consultant, Radiation Oncology at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. He has more than 15 years of experience in Radiation Oncology and has been extensively trained at Tata Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Sandeep De has worked with leading healthcare providers of the country in his tenure of 15 years and has also been designated as the Head of the Department for one of the leading hospitals in Mumbai.

His areas of interest in Radiation Oncology include:
  • Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)
  • Helical Tomotherapy
  • Particle Therapy
  • Sterotactic Radiosurgery
  • Prostrate Brachytherapy
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Paediatric Radiation Oncology

Dr. Sandeep De is an avid contributor to academics and has 8 publications listed to his credit. He also has numerous research works on the various projects he has undertaken.

Dr. Sandeep De is affiliated with below mentioned societies:
  • Member of Association of Radiation Oncologists of India (AROI)
  • Member of Indian Association for Hyperthermia & Oncologic Medicine (IAHOM)
  • Associate member of American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
  • European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO)

Dr. Punit Jain

MD (Gen Medicine), DM (Clinical Haematology)

Dr. Punit Jain, MD (Gen Medicine), DM (Clinical Haematology) is a Consultant Hematologist, Hemato-Oncologist & Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) Physician at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. He holds an additional fellowship in the management of leukemias from MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston (US).

His areas of interest lie in managing all types of blood related disorders. These include several bleeding disorders like hemophilias (factor deficiencies), von willebrand disease, thrombophilia’s (inherent ability to excessively clot), refractory anemias, thrombocytopenia’s, aplastic anemias, myelodysplasias, myeloproliferative disorders like polycythemias, essential thrombocytosis and myelofibrosis.

Dr. Jain has special interest in treating blood malignancies like leukemias, multiple myelomas and lymphomas. In addition, his passion lies in conducting autologous and allogeneic bone marrow transplants in several diseases like thalassemia, aplastic anemias, multiple myelomas, immunodeficiency disorders and several leukemias/lymphomas.

Dr. Punit Jain has several publications, posters, abstracts at several national and international conferences to his credit.

He is also a recipient of ‘ASH Abstract achievement’ award on retrospective analysis on 550 adult patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, at the annual American society of hematology conference in 2015. The study has been recently accepted in the Journal of Global Oncology.

Dr. Punit Jain holds the membership of the following associations/societies:

  • Association of Physicians of India (APICON)
  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Indian society of Hematology and Transfusion Medicine (ISHBT)
  • Mumbai Hematology Group (MHG)

Dr. Sandip Bipte

Fellowship in Breast Surgery, MS

Dr. Sandip Bipte, MBBS, Fellowship in Breast Surgery, MS - General Surgery, is a Consultant Breast Cancer Oncologist, at Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai. He has an experience of over 15 years in the diagnosis and management of benign and malignant diseases of the breast.

Dr. Bipte was awarded MS in General Surgery from Government Medical College, Nagpur. He then completed his fellowship & speciality training in Breast Oncosurgery from Tata Memorial Hospital and has received training in Intraoperative Radiotherapy, the latest treatment for early breast cancer (IORT) in UK. He was also a senior registrar at Bhagwati Hospital & Trauma Centre, Mumbai.

Dr.Bipte has received training in Breast Ultrasonography and Detection and Diagnosis of Early Breast Cancer. He has also done extensive research work and participated in various trials. He has additionally chaired and participated in multiple sessions and panel discussions.

His areas of interest include breast surgery (benign & malignant diseases), breast reconstruction (oncoplasty, implants, expanders, pedicle flaps), targeted intraoperative radiotherapy (IORT) for early breast cancers, and BRCA & magnetic clinics for patients with high breast cancer risk.

Dr. Bipte has worked with various renowned Breast Surgeons in UK and India. He has also participated in multiple medical conferences. Additionally, he is a member of various esteemed national medical organisations. These include:

  • Indian Association of Surgical Oncology (IASO)
  • Association of Surgeons of India (ASI)
  • Indian Breast Group
  • Indian Red Cross Society, Mumbai, India
  • Maharashtra Medical Council
  • Association of Doctors Group of Gayatri Pariwar, Mumbai

EXPERT ONCOLOGY TEAM

MEDICAL ONCOLOGY

  • Dr. R.Gopal
    Consultant, Medical Oncology
  • Dr. Salil Patkar
    Consultant, Medical Oncology
  • Dr. Suresh Advani
    Consultant, Medical Oncology
  • Dr. Tejinder Singh
    Consultant, Medical Oncology

SURGICAL ONCOLOGY

  • Dr. Anil D’Cruz
    Director, Oncology Services Apollo Hospitals Group Head & Neck Cancer Specialist
  • Dr. Ashwin Tamhankar
    Consultant, Surgical Oncology
  • Dr. Chetan Aachan
    Consultant, Orthopaedic Oncology
  • Dr. Mishil Parekh
    Consultant, Surgical Oncology
  • Dr. Ninad Katdare
    Consultant, Robotic-Onco Surgery
  • Dr. Prashant Nyati
    Consultant, Gynaecologic Oncology
  • Dr. Prashant Pawar
    Consultant, Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Dr. Rajesh Shinde
    Consultant, Surgical Oncology
  • Dr. Richa Bansal
    Consultant, Surgical Oncology
  • Dr. Sandip Bipte
    Consultant, Breast Cancer Oncology
  • Dr. Shishir Shetty
    Head Oncology Services Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai GI & Colorectal Cancer Specialist

RADIATION ONCOLOGY

  • Dr. Sandeep De
    Consultant, Radiation Oncology
  • Dr. Shyam Shrivastava
    Radiation Oncology
  • Dr. Wasim Phoplunkar
    Consultant, Radiation Oncology

HAEMATO ONCOLOGY & BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT

  • Dr. Punit Jain
    Consultant, Hemato-Oncology & Bone Maroow Transplant Physician

PAEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY

  • Dr. Purvi Kutty
    Consultant, Pediatric Oncology

PATIENT SUCCESS STORIES

Mrs. Tigist visited Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai, all the way from Ethiopia to receive chemotherapy for breast cancer. Her husband stated that while they thought it will be difficult to get his wife treated in a foreign country, their doctor, Dr. Tejinder Singh, the nurses and the entire hospital staff made them feel welcome and tried to help them. He added that he was glad they chose the hospital for the friendly environment and support they received as international residents didn’t make his wife feel like a patient at all.
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Mrs. Tigist

“Didn't feel like a foreigner" Roseline visited Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai from Nigeria. Upon arrival, Dr.Tejinder Singh explained her medical condition, processes and started with her treatment. Roseline revealed that despite being in another country all by herself, she was taken care of and all her needs were met by the friendly hospital staff. After two weeks, she felt healthy and ready to go home.
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Ms. Roseline