Dr Rajasundaram
Dr. Rajasundaram, Surgical Oncologist, Chennai
Surgical Oncologists

Dr. Rajasundaram

MBBS, MS, MCh, DNB, FAIS, FAMS Director- Institute of Oncology and HOD- Surgical Oncology, Gleneagles Global hospitals, Perumbakkam, Chennai Department- Surgical Oncology Procedures Expertised : Laparoscopic and Traditional surgery for all kinds of cancer- brain, lungs, breast thyroid, blood and bone

Introduction of Dr. Rajasundaram

Dr. Rajasundaram is a leading Surgical Oncologist in Southern India with high experience in performing surgeries through laparoscopic procedures. He has performed over 15,000 cancer surgeries for various types of cancer with successful outcomes. He also provides diagnostic and therapeutic services along with pre and post surgery treatment and care. Dr. Rajasundaram is an expert in the treatment and management of all types of cancer that includes solid organs, blood cancer- leukemia and Lymphomas as well as inherited cancers and other types of benign tumors. Having worked in the field of Surgical Oncology for over 25 years, Dr. Rajasundaram has gained huge exposure towards all forms of cancers. He is highly skilled in Laparoscopic cancer surgeries and finds interest in all forms of solid cancer and tumor surgery along with breast cancer surgery, surgery for gastrointestinal cancer and thyroid cancer surgery. He believes in early detection of cancer and therefore conducts workshops and cancer screening programs to help people understand and make them aware of the benefits of early detection. He is the founder of Sundaram Cancer Centre and with his team of specialists helps patients in the screening, detection, prevention and treatment of various types of cancers. Apart from being an excellent cancer surgeon, Dr. Rajasundaram was also a bright student during his academic years and continues to do research activities. He has also served as a professor and teaching assistant along with working as a cancer surgeon. He has written and published several papers and articles in peer reviewed national and international journals. He regularly gets invited as a guest speaker in various national and international forums to deliver lectures on the field of his study. He is considered among the best Laparoscopic onco surgeons in whole of South India and is highly appreciated both by his patients and peers alike.

Work Experience

  • Director and HOD, Surgical Oncology, Gleneagles Global Hospitals, Perumbakkam, Chennai, 2016- Present
  • Director, Oncology, SRM Institutes of Medical Sciences, Chennai, 2014- 2016
  • Professor and HOD, Surgical Oncology, Sri Venkateshwara Institute of Medical Science, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, 2009
  • Senior Consultant, Surgical Oncology, Apollo Hospital, Chennai, 2002- 2014
  • Professor, Surgical Oncology, Raja Muthiah Medical College, Annamalai University, Chennai, 2002- 2009
  • Assistant Professor, Surgical Oncology, Cancer Institute (WIA), Chennai, 2000- 2002
  • Special Trainee, Vascular Surgery, Government General Hospital, Chennai, 1997- 1998
  • Owner, Sundaram Cancer Centre, Kilpauk, Chennai


  • MBBS, Madras Medical College, Chennai, 1991
  • MS, General Surgery, Madras Medical College, Chennai, 1997
  • DNB, General Surgery, National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, 1997
  • MCh, Surgical Oncology, Cancer Institute (WIA), Dr. Murthulakshmi College of Oncological Sciences, Dr. M G R Medical University
  • FAIS, Association of Surgeons of India, 2005
  • FAMS, Association of Minimal Access Surgery, 2007


  • Association of Surgeons of India
  • Indian Association of Surgical Oncology
  • Indian Society of Oncology
  • European Society of Medical Oncologists
  • Association of Radio Oncologists of India
  • Obstetric and Gynecological Society of Southern India
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