Dr. Nirni Sharanabasappa Somanath, is among the Senior Medical Oncologists in the country. He had graduated from institute of M.R. Medical College, Gulbarga University, Karnataka, India, obtained his M.B.B.S and M.D. He was the former Senior Registrar at Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre, Mumbai.
He has presented a Medical Bulletin in December 2002. He had also presented papers on Use of Intravascular devices and its complication, Study of Concurrent CT/RT in locally advance Nasopharyngeal Cancer, Study of rhabdomyosarcoma a GCRI experience, Study of Osteosarcoma a GCRI experience and Clinical Study and Recent Advances in CML.
He had released a Publication named Use of Venous Devices and its Complications in Journal of Indian Society of Medical and Pediatric Oncology.
He has done more than 20 Autologous Bone Marrow Transplantations. Treated more than Five Hundred patients of Pediatric Cancer like All, AmL, Hodgkin’s disease, Lymphoma, Retinoblastoma, Wilm’s Tumor, Histiocytosis, Rhabsomyosarcoma, oOsteosarcoma etc. Also treated more than 400 cases of Adult AML, ALL, Lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease, MDS, and Aplastic Anaemia.
He is the Member of Indian Society of Medical and Pediatric Oncology and Association of Physician of India.
He is currently a Senior Consultant Medical Oncologist to Omega Hospitals, Hyderabad.
M.B.B.S. From M.R. Medical College, Gulbarga University. Gulbarga Karnataka, India, 1994.
M.D. (Internal Medicine) from M.R. Medical College, Gulbarga University. Gulbarga Karnataka, India, 1999
D.M. (Medical Oncology) from Gujarat Cancer and Research Institute, Gujarat University. Ahmadabad, Gujarat, India, 2002.
Worked as Observer in Bone Marrow Transplant unit at St. Vincent Hospital (New York Medical School) New York.
Worked as clinical observer in Bone Marrow Transplant unit at Queen’s Elizabath Hospital, Birmingham – U.K.
Worked as consultant Medical Oncologist and Hematologist at Apollo Cancer Hospital, Hyderabad (350 bedded super specialty Hospital for 2 years) from April 2004 to May 2006.
Worked as Senior Medical Oncologist & Hematologist at Indo-American Cancer Institute & Research Centre, Hyderabad (350 bedded Cancer Hospital) from June 2006 to January 2011.
Member of Indian Society of Medical and Pediatric Oncology and Association of Physician of India.
Have done more than 20 Autologous bone marrow transplantation in our institute.
Treated more than five hundred patients of paediatric cancer like ALL, AML, Hodgkin’s disease, Lymphoma, Retinoblastoma, Neuroblastoma, Wilm’s tumor, Histiocytosis, Rhabdomyosarcoma, Osteosarcoma etc.
Treated more than 500 cases of cancer of Lung, Head & Neck, Ovary, Cervix, GIT, Breast, Sarcoma, etc.
Treated more than 400 case of Adult AML, ALL, Lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease, MDS, Aplastic Anaemia.
Two years of teaching experience in Shadan College, Hyderabad.