Dr. Wasim Phoplunkar

Dr. Wasim Phoplunkar

Dr. Wasim Phoplunker is one of the recognized radiation oncologists...

Qualification

  • MBBS
  • MD (Radiotherapy)

Schedule

  • Monday & Thursday3pm to 6pm

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About Our Doctor


Dr. Wasim Phoplunker is one of the recognized radiation oncologists practicing at MPCT Hospital. He has a deep understanding of all the aspects in the management of cancer, right from initial evaluation of patient’s health to making treatment decision about the therapeutic aspects and patient’s post-treatment evaluation. Dr. Phoplunkerwas highly appreciated for treating a patient with advanced nasopharyngeal cancer using advanced radiation techniques.

Apart from mold room techniques, Dr. Wasim Phoplunker is specialized in the management of cancer using different radiation techniques including hemi-body irradiation, total skin electron therapy and custom made blocks for specialized treatments. He is well-versed with the used of MLC and micro MLC leaves. He has independently performed intra-cavitory, intra-luminal and interstitial brachytherapy procedures for the treatment of breast cancer and soft tissue sarcomas.

Dr. Wasim Phoplunker was actively involved in departmental teaching programs for radiation technologists and MD students of Radiation Oncology and Oncology Nursing students at one of the reputed hospitals. He has attended CME Oncology at AFMC, Pune in July 2003 and several workshops based on management of cancers. He was actively involved in organizing The Blood, Haematological conference, organized by International Oncology Services in August 2014.

Professional Memberships with:

  • Maharashtra Medical Council
  • Association of Radiation Oncologist of India
  • Association of Hyperthermia in Oncology
  • Canadian Association of Radiation Oncologist
  • American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology

Special interests

  • Head and neck cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Soft tissue sarcomas

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