Dr. Praveen Kammar

A Surgical Oncologist Practicing In The City Of Mumbai

Dr. Praveen Kammar

A Surgical Oncologist Practicing In The City Of Mumbai


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About Dr. Praveen

Dr Praveen Kammar is a surgical oncologist practising in the city of Mumbai.

He completed his MCh course in surgical oncology from the reputed Tata memorial Centre , Mumbai ,one of the premier cancer care centres in the country. He later got his fellowship in GI –colorectal surgery ( Ethicon sponsored) from Tata memorial center, where he was trained in robotic, laparoscopic colorectal surery, cytoreductive surery and HIPEC for colorectal cancer, trans anal surgeries for small rectal cancers under Prof Avanish Saklani.

He received further training in peritoneal malignancies, cytoreductive surgery, HIPEC and PIPAC to deal with ovarian cancer, mesotheliomas, primapry peritoneal malinanices with Dr Sanket Mehta in Saifee Hospital, Mumbai.

He also holds a fellowship in Colorectal surery from Yopnsei cancer center, Seoul , South Korea.

Dr Praveen’s main area of focus is colorectal and GI oncology, Gynecological cancers, minimal access surgeries for abdominal and thoracic malinanices, trans anal surgeries and sphincter saving surgeries for rectal cancer, cytoreductive surgeries and HIPEC for advanced abdominal cancers. However he also caters to the surgical care of cancers arising in other organs as well. 

Dr Praveen has numerous scientific publications in reputed national and international oncology journals , which showcases his zeal and enthusiasm for research and staying up to date with latest research so that the best quality cancer care can be provided to patients which is on par with global standards.

Dr Praveen regularly attends national and international conferences of importance to present his work and also to keep himself updated.

Specalization & Training

M S GENERAL SURGERY ( JSS medical College , Mysore)

MRCS ( Royal College of Eng)

MCH in Surgical Oncology
( Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai)

Fellowship in GI and colorectal surgery
( Tata Memorial Center, Mumbai)

Fellowship in peritoneal malignancy
( Saifee Hospital ,Mumbai)

Fellowship in colorectal surgery
( Yonsei Cancer Center, Korea)

Key Areas Of Focus





Specalization & Training

Robotic colorectal surgeries on Da-Vinci Xi and SI robotic system platform.

Laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgeries for cancers of abdomen and thorax

Sphincter saving surgeries, trans-anal endoscopic surgeries for low rectal cancer for low rectal cancer.

Cytoreductive surgeries and intraperitoneal chemotherapy for advanced colorectal, ovarian and peritoneal malignancies.

Experience in oncological surgeries of head-neck, breast, thorax, GI tract, urology and gynecology through rigorous MCh training program in Tata Memorial Centre

Active involvement in research and its application to clinical practice to give state of the art cancer care