Dr Balaji R

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Dr Balaji R

MBBS, MS, MRCS (Edinburgh), MCh(Surgical Oncology), DNB(Surgical Oncology )

Surgical Oncologist

Apollo Cancer Institutes & 2 more
  • 12 Years of experience
  • English,Tamil,Kannada
  • 27 Recommendations
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Awards and Achievements

  • TN Tuberculosis Association Medal in Medicine, Chennai, First 2003-04
  • All India ASICON Quiz competition, Jaipur Second 2005
  • TN&P Chapter of ASICON Surgical Quiz, Trichy First 2006
  • Dr.P. Vadamalayan Endowment Cash Prize – M.S. (General Surgery) First 2007
  • Madurai Asicon 1977 Gold Medal M.S. (General Surgery) First 2007
  • District Surgeon Dr. R. Shanmugam Memorial Endowment Silver Medal – M.S. (General Surgery) First 2007
  • Iraiyadimai E.A.Jiavudeen Endowment Cash Prize - M.S. (General Surgery) First 2007
  • Dr. U. Mohan Rao Cash Prize – M.S. (General Surgery) First 2007
  • Young ICON Initiative, 26th ICON Meeting, Bangalore Second 2012
  • Dr Snehalatha Memorial Gold medal in M.Ch. Surgical Oncology First 2012
  • Best Outgoing Student in Surgical Oncology 2012 First 2014

Research and Publications

  • “Solid Pseudo-papillary Tumor of Pancreas: A rare Case Report and review of Indian Literature” – Journal of Cancer Research & Therapeutics, Jul-Sep 2013; 9 (3): 507 -510. (PMID: 24125994)


MBBS, MS, MRCS (Edinburgh), MCh(Surgical Oncology), DNB(Surgical Oncology )

Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor inGeneral Surgery,Meenakshi Medical CollegeHospital & Research Institute, Kanchipuram,16/04/2007 to 21/02/2009.
  • Assistant Professor inSurgical Oncology,Cancer Institute (W.I.A.), Adyar, Chennai,01/09/2012 to 16/11/2012.
  • Assistant Professor in Surgical Oncology,SRM Medical College Hospital& Research Centre, Kanchipuram,26/11/2012 to 26/07/2014.
  • Associate Consultant Surgical Oncology,Apollo Specialty Hospitals,Chennai 13/08/2014 to Date.

Certifications & Professional Memberships

  • Member of IMA
  • Member of ASI
  • Member of IASO
  • Member of ISO

Medical Council Registration


Special Interests

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Breast cancer
  • Tumor of Pancreas
  • Endoscopies
  • Academics



  • With around 12 years of experience, Dr. Balaji is a well known figure in surgical oncology. His expertise spans over various perspectives of surgical oncology.
  • He has won many awards for his career excellence and has published research paper on tumor and pancreas in leading journal. He is also a skillful surgeon in treating tumors involving breast, gastrointestinal, thoracic, gynecology and soft tissue sarcoma.
  • He has been working as an Assistant Professor of Surgical Oncology for a period of time. He has membership in IMA, ASI, IASO, ISO which adds value to his knowledge and experience in the domain he serves.