10 Best Oncologists in Mumbai - Updated 2022

Cancer treatment concerns different medical procedures and hence, requires a specialty team. Doctors who provide treatment to cancer patients are known as oncologists. Oncology is the specialized branch of medicine dedicated to cancer, including diagnosis, treatments, and research.


The domain of oncology has three main segments-medical, surgical and radiation. Depending on cancer's nature, stage, and location, different oncologists offer specialized cancer treatment services. To help you out, we bring together the best doctors in medical, radiation and surgical oncology on one platform from Mumbai. These doctors diagnose cancer and offer treatment options such as surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, and other modalities to their patients.

S L Raheja Fortis Hospital


Available today 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Dr L H Hiranandani Hospital


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Dr. Suresh. Advani.

49 years of experience

DM - Oncology, MBBS


Medical Oncologist

  • Dr. Suresh Advani has more than 45 years of experience in this field and is one of the best oncologist in Mumbai and top 10 oncologists in the world.
  • Expertise in the field of Bone Marrow transplant.
  • The assisted trials which brought the success rate of cancer treatment from 20 %to 70%.


Awards and Recognition:

  • Rashtriya Krantiveer Award.
  • Padmabhushan Award.
  • Life-time achievement in Oncology by Harvard Medical international.
  • Padmashri Award.
  • Dhanvantari award.
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Dr. Sultan Pradhan

49 years of experience


  • Specializes in complicated surgeries like head and neck cancer.
  • Also serves at the University of Mumbai as a professor of general surgery and surgical oncology.
  • He is one of the Oncologist in Mumbai with such many years of experience. 
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Dr. Ramakant Krishnaji Deshpande

40 years of experience

MBBS, MS - General Surgery

Surgical Oncologist


  • Specializes in Medical, Hemato, Pediatric, Cancer Surgery, and Esophageal oncology.
  • Head of Surgical Oncology at the S. L. Raheja Hospital.
  • Dr. Ramakant has over 40 years of expertise in this field and can be considered one of the best doctor for cancer in mumbai.

Awards and Memberships:

  • Award of Padma Shri – 2014.
  • Game Changers Award by The HR Club – 2015.
  • He was President of the Indian Society of Oncology.
S L Raheja Fortis Hospital


Next available - Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Dr. Sudesh M Phanse

38 years of experience

DNB - Surgical Oncology, MS - Oncology, MBBS


Surgical Oncologist

  • Specializes in Surgical oncology
  • Expertise in Head & Neck Surgery, Gynecology, urological malignancy, Breast & sarcomas, and Thoracic Cancer Surgery.
  • Dr. Suresh has a vast experience of more than 38 years and is currently one of the best oncologist in mumbai. 

Awards and Memberships:

  • Best Resident Doctor - KEM Hospital 1989 - 90
  • CT Thakkar Oration Award - IX Annual Conference, Mumbai 1997
  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Member of Association of Medical Consultants
  • Member of Mumbai oncology association
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Dr. Anil Heroor

22 years of experience

Senior Residency Training Program (Surgical Oncology), MS - General Surgery, MBBS

Surgical Oncologist


  • Awarded the Wockhardt Medal for being 1st in LTMMC in MS(Gen Surgery).
  • Key interest in Minimal Access Surgery.
  • Area of Interest is Thoracic surgery like Lung Cancer surgery, Mediastinal Tumours, Breast cancer including breast conservation therapy, and Oesophageal Cancer.
  • He is respected to be one of the finest cancer specialist in Mumbai.
Jaslok Hospital


Next available - Tuesday 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Dr. Boman Dhabhar

28 years of experience

MD - General Medicine, MBBS


  • Trained in medical oncology and Haemato-oncology.
  • With more than 30 years of managing the most complex cancer conditions, he is one of the best cancer doctor in Mumbai.


  • Certification and fellowship in medical oncology from the European Society of Medical Oncology.
  • Certification and fellowship from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Washington and the University of Texas.
S L Raheja Fortis Hospital


Next available - Monday 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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Dr. Dhairyasheel Savant

38 years of experience

FICS - Surgical Oncology, MS - General Surgery, MBBS

Surgical Oncologist


  • Expert in Reconstructive surgery.
  • Specializes in salivary gland tumors, Gynecological Cancer Treatment, Breast Cancer Management, Head and Neck Tumor / Cancer Surgery and Lung Cancer Treatment.
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Dr. Yogesh Kulkarni

25 years of experience

MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS


  • Well trained in Surgical oncology and Robotic surgeries.
  • Specializes in endometrial and cervical cancers.
  • Performed over 800 gynecology cancer related surgeries and 200 robotic surgeries for endometrial and cervical cancers.
Habib Hospital


Available today 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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S L Raheja Fortis Hospital


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Dr. Preetam Kumar Jain

9 years of experience

DM - Medical Oncology, MD - General Medicine, MBBS

Pediatric Hematologic-Oncologist

Medical Hematology - Oncologist

Medical Oncologist


  • He is Consultant Oncologist and Hematooncologist
  • Specialist in treating breast cancer, ovarian cancer, Cervical cancer, Uterine cancer.


  • secured state level First prize in the Lung Cancer Quiz held in the year 2017.
  • Worked at International cancer camp at Kenya.
  • conducted No Tobacco campaign with the youngsters in Mumbai.
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Dr. Subhaprakash Sanyal

11 years of experience

DM - Clinical Haematology, MBBS


  • Specializes in Hematologic oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant.
  • Consultant at Fortis Hospital
  • Member of Indian Medical Association (IMA)
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Hi, my brother is suffering from stage II prostate cancer. Kindly suggest me line of treatment and the best Oncologists in Mumbai for the same

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Sir what is malignant ascites cancer life expectancy

Asked anonymously on 5th July, 2022 at 12:46 pm
this depends on the cause of the ascites. there are procedures like HIPEC to try and cure. however, in cases that is not possible, PIPAC and chemotherapy may help. 
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What treatment of uterus cancer in India is available?

Asked anonymously on 5th July, 2022 at 12:42 pm
well, every possible treatment is available in India. it depends on what is needed for the patient. it may be Robotic surgery to radiotherapy to precision oncology treatment. 
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Is ascites ovarian cancer the last stage?

Asked anonymously on 5th July, 2022 at 12:33 pm
not necessarily. it could still be stage 3. An attempt to cure can be considered with CRS & HIPEC
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My father age 67. He is suffer collon cancer. He is colestomy operation done in March 22. What is next treatment???

Asked anonymously on 25th June, 2022 at 2:44 pm
next treatment depends on the histology report. chemotherapy may be needed based on some factors
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