Dr. Padmanabhan T K, MD

Dr. Padmanabhan T K MD

Speciality : KIMS Cancer Care

Designation : Hon. Sr. Consultant Radiation Oncologist

Date and time : Monday to Friday 10:30am – 3:00pm

Experience : 50 years

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Brief Description

A graduate in medicine from Trivandrum Medical College in 1965, Dr.Padmanadhan completed post graduation from Lucknow university in 1970.

He trained in Radiotherapy and Oncology at Christie Hospital in Manchester, UK. After his return from UK, he joined the Government Medical College as Professor and later moved to RCC as their Medical Superintendent.

After his voluntary retirement in 1993, he joined the Apollo Group of Hospitals as their senior consultant in Radiation Oncology and headed the development of their oncology center at Chennai.

Since 2004, he has headed the Department of Radiation Oncology at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi and presently continues with them as a visiting professor.

He has served in highly responsible positions in both state & national organisations including the IMA, Indian Radiological Association, Association of Radiation Oncologists of India, the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) and others.

He has also played an active role in the development of the academic & research aspects of oncology through various publications & journals. He has also been a co-investigator of the national cancer registry project (NCRP) in RCC Trivandrum. He has been a Post – Graduate examiner for Kerala, Calicut, Mangalore, Bangalore and Madras Universities and has also been an examiner for the National Board of Examinations.



Areas of Expertise

Brain tumors
breast cancer
prostate cancer and steriotactic radiotherapy