Dr. Vivek Agarwala-Medical Oncologist in Kolkata

Dr. Vivek Agarwala

MBBS, MD, DNB, DM (Med Onco)

Medical Oncologist

Professional Description

Dr.Vivek Agarwala is a leading Medical Oncologist with a decade of combined clinical experience in the field of General Medicine and Medical Oncology. He studied MBBS at Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati, MD General Medicine at GVSM Medical College, Kanpur, DM Oncology at Tata Memorial, Mumbai, DNB Medical Oncology from NBE, New Delhi, and Certificates of Completion of Training in Medical Oncology from the Royal College of Physicians (UK), and ESMO. 

Dr Vivek is a seasoned clinician who offers medical oncology services that include diagnosis and treatment of blood cancers such as ALL, AML, CLL, and other leukemias, multiple myeloma, and other services such as chemotherapy and geriatric oncology dealing with cancers in the elderly population. 

He is registered with the Assam Medical Council and is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, European Society of Medical Oncology, Indian Society of Medical and Pediatric Oncology, and the Indian Cooperative Oncology Network. He has received many awards and recognitions during his academic years and has presented numerous papers on medical oncology on national and international fora. He works as a Consultant Medical Oncologist at  Rabindranath Tagore Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Mukundapur, and Parkview Super Specialty Hospital, Bidhannagar, Kolkata. Dr Vivek Agarwala can be consulted online or by booking an appointment with him. 

  • Medical Oncologist
  • MBBS - Gauhati medical College & Hospital - 2007 - Guwahati verified-badgeVerified Qualification
  • MD - General Medicine - GSVM Medical College - 2012 - Kanpur Verified Qualification
  • DM - Oncology - Tata Memorial Hospital - 2016 - Mumbai verified-badgeVerified Qualification
  • DNB - Medical Oncology - NBE - 2017 Verified Qualification
  • Certificate of Completion of Training (Medical Oncology) - MRCP - 2017 - UK Verified Qualification
  • Certificate of Completion of Training (Medical Oncology) - ESMO - 2017 Verified Qualification
  • Junior Resident (Dept of Medicine) GSVM Medical College and LLRM Hospital - 2009 - 2012
  • Senior Registrar (Medical Oncology and Haemato-Oncology) Artemis Hospital and Research Institute - 2012 - 2013
  • Senior Resident (Medical Oncology) Tata Memorial Centre - Mumbai - 2013 - 2016
  • Junior Resident - Dept. of Surgery Grant Medical and College & JJ Hospital - Mumbai
  • Consultant - Medical Oncology & Haemato-Oncology Narayana Superspecialty Hospital - 2017
  • Consultant Medical Oncologist Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences - Mukundapur - 2017 - Currently Working
  • Consultant Medical Oncologist Parkview Super Speciality Hospital - Bidhannagar - Currently Working
  • 18492 Assam Medical Council 2007 verified-badgeVerified
Awards and Recognitions
  • ISMPO TYSA 2016 – Torrent Young Scholar award, Medical Oncology, Winner - 1st Prize - 2016
  • ISMPO TYSA 2016 – Best Orator award - 2016
  • ISMPO-ICON ESMO ASIA Travel Grant Award for Poster Presentation at ISMPOCON - 2016
  • Gold Medalist in MD General Medicine exam in CSJM University, Kanpur - 2012
  • The Best Poster Presenter award at 63rd Annual Conference of CSI (Cardio logical Society of India) - 2011
  • Best Humanitarian Service Award by GSVMMC, Kanpur - 2011
  • NEC Scholarship for Technical Education - 2006
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO)
  • Indian Society of Medical and Paediatric Oncology (ISMPO)
  • Indian Cooperative Oncology Network
Paper Presentations
  • Various abstract publications as First author and co-author in JAPI Dec 2010, JAPI Dec 2011, IHJ Nov-Dec 2011 and IJG Nov. 2011
  • Joshi A, Agarwala V, Noronha V, Dhumal S, Juvekar S, Prabhash K. Response to oral metronomic chemotherapy in carcinoma of the Buccal Mucosa: A case report. Indian journal of cancer 2014 Jul 1;51(3):400
  • Noronha V, Joshi A, Patil V, Dhumal S, Agarwala V, Prabhash K. Excellent response to oral Metronomic chemotherapy in unresectable adenocarcinoma of external auditory canal. Indian journal of medical and paediatric oncology 2015 Apr;36(2):132.
  • Joshi A, Agarwala V, Ramaswamy A, Noronha V, Patil VM, Menon S, et al. Initial experience with first-line pazopanibin the treatment of metastatic renal cell carcinoma: A single institution data. Indian J Cancer 2016; 53:575-8.
  • A match pair analysis of paclitaxel cetuximab versus metronomic chemotherapy as palliative chemotherapy in head and neck cancers. – Under Review at Cancer Letters for publication as co-author.
  • Treatment outcomes of metastatic non-clear cell renal cell carcinoma – a single institution retrospective analysis. – Under review at International Journal of Urology as First-author.
  • A risk-benefit assessment approach to selection of adjuvant chemotherapy in elderly patients with early breast cancer: Amini-review – Under review at Indian Journal of Medical and Pediatric Oncology as First author.

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HB 36 A / 4 -36 / A / 5/ 1

HB Block, Sector III

Bidhannagar, Kolkata

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Premises No 1489

Eastern Metropolitan Bypass

Mukundapur , Kolkata

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Mon,  Wed,  Fri 04:30 pm - 06:00 pm

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