Affordable care with Compassion.
The Saveetha Oral Cancer Institute is a ‘One of its kind’ institute where a Dental College has an exclusive Oral Oncology department with an in-campus Radiotherapy Facility. The guiding principle of our institute is to give compassionate care which is affordable too for the patient . We have a multidisciplinary team comprising of an Onco surgeon, a radiation oncologist, a medical oncologist, a pathologist , physiotherapist and many allied dental department support for providing holistic care for oral cancer patients. The institute also participates in an active community reach program by coordinating with out community dentisty department to create tobacco cessation clinics and awareness programs as a social responsibility.
Prof Dr Rinku George completed his Masters in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in Saveetha Dental College in 2004 following which he got selected for the prestigious IAOMS accredited Advanced Fellowship training in Oral & Maxillofacial Oncology & Reconstructive surgery in Peking University in Beijing in 2010. He was a consultant in the Cancer Institute in Adyar for 3 years during which time he got an opportunity to undergo the AOCMF Fellowship in University of Munich in Germany in 2013. He is currently heading our Saveetha Oral Cancer Institute and heads the Oral Oncology program here.
Dr Rajesh kar after completing his MBBS got his radiation training by completing his DMRT at MADRAS MEDICAL COLLEGE following which he did a DNB at APOLLO SPECIALITY HOSPITAL. He is Trained in EBRT: 2D, 3DCRT, IMRT, IGRT, SBRT, SRT, SRS, Cyberknife, BRACHYTHERAPY : Interstitial brachytherapy in tongue, buccal mucosa are also his core areas of expertise.
Dr. E. Prasad, MBBS, DMRT, MD, DM (ONCOLOGY) , He has 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. Has Vast Knowledge of the importance of team approach in the field of oncology. Proficient in dealing with documentation and ethical issues in the field of oncology. Ability to counsel the patients/relatives regarding issues related to acceptance, building a positive approach & self-confidence, ethics, palliation and end of life care.