Dr. Tejinder Kataria
Dr. Tejinder Kataria, Radiation Oncologist, Gurgaon

Dr. Tejinder Kataria

MBBS, MD, DNB Chairperson- Medanta- The Medicity, Sector 38, Gurugram, Haryana Department- Radiation Oncology, Cancer Institute Procedures Expertised : Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy, Image Guided Radiotherapy, Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy, Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy and Brachytherapy

Areas of Expertise

  • Treatment of low dose rate seed implants and high dose rate brachytherapy patients
  • Treatment of all forms of cancer with the help of radiation therapies

Introduction of Dr. Tejinder Kataria

Dr. Tejinder Kataria is one of the few Radiation Oncologists of India to have revolutionized the department of Oncology. She was the first to introduce Infinity Linear Accelerator with VMAT in India. She holds the reputation of being the founder of the Radiation Oncology Department in Artemis Heart Institute as well as Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute. She has also upgraded the Divison of Radiation Oncology in Medanta with state-of- the-art radiotherapy techniques since she joined in the year 2009. With experience in several Radiation Oncology procedures, Dr. Tejinder Kataria introduced the first Integrated Brachytherapy Unit in North India. She has also brought about several updations in the stereotactic radiation treatments including IGRT, IMRT, whole body stereotactic radiotherapy, stereotactic radiation with micro multi-leaf collimation and 3D Conformal Radiation. Dr. Tejinder Kataria has nearly 20 years of Radiation Oncology experience and has used her knowledge and expertise in the field to use the latest techniques in radiation procedures. Due to her hard work, Medanta now treats its patients with the best of techniques and equipment. She has been highly appreciated for her contribution and honoured on several occasions. She also has several published articles in almost all the cancer journals of the world.

Work Experience of Dr. Tejinder Kataria

  • Chairperson- Radiation Oncology, Medanta- The Medicity, Gurugram, 2009-Present
  • HOD, Radiation Oncology, Artemis Hospitals, Gurugram, 2007-2009
  • Senior Consultant, Radiotherapy, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre, 1996- 2007
  • Associate Professor, Radiotherapy, Maulana Azad Medical College, 1994-1996
  • Assistant Professor, Radiotherapy, Maulana Azad Medical College, 1992-1994
  • Assistant Professor, Radiotherapy, PGIMER, Chandigarh, 1991-1992

Education and Fellowships of Dr. Tejinder Kataria

  • MBBS, Indira Gandhi Medical College, New Delhi, 1984
  • MD, Radiotherapy, PGIMER, Chandigarh, 1987
  • DNB, Radiotherapy, National Board of Examinations, 1993
  • Fellowship from University of Leeds, Oncology-Brachytherapy

Memberships of Dr. Tejinder Kataria

  • Indian College of Radiation Oncology
  • Association of Radiation Oncologists of India
  • Indian Society of Radiation Biology
  • Association of Medical Physicists of India
  • American Society of Radiation Oncology
  • European Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology

Awards and Recognitions

  • Marquis, Who is Who in the World, 2010
  • Best Paper Award, Breast Irradiation by AROI, 2010
  • Marquis, Who is Who in Science and Engineering, 2007
  • International Health Professional of the year, Radiation Oncology, 2006
  • Best Paper Award, IMRT in Head and Neck Cancers, 2003
  • National Excellence Award, Humanitarian Work in Cancer, 2002
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