Dr. Ashu Abhishek is renowned as one of the best radiation oncologists in Delhi-NCR with a rich experience of over 13 years in the field in medicine.
His expertise lies in the use of high precision radiation therapy and radiosurgery techniques, such as CyberKnife, Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT) and stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), among many others.
Dr. Ashu also has special interest in the treatment of cancers of pancreas, lungs, prostate as well as head & neck.He is a highly qualified specialist with medical qualifications from prestigious institutions of the nation.
He has further obtained training and fellowships in advanced techniques such as SRS, Image Guided Radiation Therapy, Tomotherapy, Brachytherapy from world-famous medical centers, including Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Canada and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, USA. Dr. Ashu has been one of the core team members of the Cyberknife Radiosurgery and SBRT program at Medanta.
He is currently associated with Fortis Memorial Research Institute (FMRI) as Unit Head and is actively involved in applying sophisticated radiation techniques for cancer treatment.
Education & Training
MBBS from UCMS, Delhi University, India - Dec 2002
MD Radiotherapy from Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University, India - April 2008
Internship at GTB Hospital & UCMS, Delhi University, India - Dec 2003
Fellowships and trainings:
ESTRO mobility grant for SBRT training & Observership, Aarhus, Denmark, 2017
Tomotherapy Onsite Training, Gurgaon, India, 2016
Liver IGRT Educational Course at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre (Dr. Laura Dawson, Canada and Dr. A Mendez Romero, Netherland), Toronto, Ontario, Canada - Nov 2013
Cyberknife Clinical Training at Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA, USA - October 2012
Full Body Radiosurgery and CNS Radiosurgery Cyberknife (v9X) Course in Sunnyvale, California, USA - May 2012
Fellowship in Precision External Beam Therapy at Medanta The Medicity, 2011
Brachytherapy seed/ Ultrasound training for brachytherapy seeds – September 2010
Senior Consultant & Unit Head - Radiation Oncology at Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon (April 2018 – till date)
Consultant at Medanta Cancer Institute, Medanta – The Medicity, Gurgaon (Jan 2016 – April 2018)
Associate Consultant at Medanta Cancer Institute, Medanta – The Medicity, Gurgaon (Jan 2013 – Dec 2015)
Attending Consultant at Medanta Cancer Institute, Medanta – The Medicity, Gurgaon (Jan 2011 -Dec 2012)
Senior Resident at Medanta Cancer Institute, Medanta – The Medicity, Gurgaon (Jan 2010 – Dec 2010
Registrar at Artemis Health institute, Gurgaon, Haryana (July 2008 – Dec 2009)
Post Graduate Resident at Department of Radiotherapy, Maulana Azad Medical College & Associated Lok Nayak Hospital, New Delhi (May 2005 – April 2008)
Junior Resident at Dept. of Neurosurgery, Guru TeghBahadur Hospital, New Delhi (Jan 2004 - March 2004)
• Cyberknife Robotic Radiosurgery • Radiation techniques: 3D conformal RT, IMRT, IGRT planning and delivery, VMAT, 4D RT, Tomotherapy, SBRT, SRT, SRS : Elekta set-up • Brachytherapy: IBU with HDR micro selectron, Intraluminal/ Interstitial Brachytherapy, prostate seed Brachytherapy • Treatment of Prostate Cancer • Treatment of pancreatic cancer • Treatment of lung cancer & Head-Neck Malignancies
Awards & Achievements
Awarded LOQMAN 2019 award (supported by institute of entrepreneurship development, UP Govt.) for smart initiative towards health and fitness - May 2019
Awarded travel grant for participation in ESMO Preceptorship on Gastrointestinal Tumours in Singapore - 2018
Won Best paper award (1st prize) – oral presentation: “HCC-PVTT irradiation: Ä neoadjuvant route to transplant – presented at YROC 2017 at Udaipur
ESTRO mobility grant awarded in June 2016 for Observership in Aarhus University, Denmark
Delhi Medical Council
Haryana Medical Council
Medical Council of India
Life Member of Indian Medical Association
Member of Delhi Medical Association
Life Member of Association of Radiation Oncologists of India. Membership number
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