Name                 :     Dr. Shirish Nilkanth Kumthekar

Qualification     :     M.B.B.S., M.S.

Summary of Qualifications

Sr. No Degree Year Department / University
1 M.B.B.S. 1979 Shivaji University
2 M.S. 1982 Shivaji University

Clinical experience:

  • Initiated the Surgical Oncology Department at Shri Siddheshwar Cancer Hospital and worked as Honorary Surgeon Oncologist till 1999.
  • Worked as a specialist surgeon in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
  • Worked in Rotating Surgical Oncology Residency Programme of Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai.
  • Profound surgical experience with more than eleven thousand surgeries including more than six thousand onco – surgeries.

Academic experience:

  • Presently Honorary Surgeon Oncologist at N.M.Wadia Hospital, Solapur.
  • Professor and Head of Department of Surgery at G.N.R. Homeopathy Medical College, Solapur.

Research publications:

  • Published many articles on cancer, health care, pollution etc.
  • Editor of ‘Surgeon Calling’, a news bulletin of Solapur Surgical Society, 2005 – 06.

Conferences/ workshop/ seminars attended:

  • Delivered many lectures and public talks on various subjects about health awareness and cancer.
  • Conducted several medical camps on Cancer Detection.

Special activities:

  • Life member, Indian Cancer Society.
  • Vice President, Family Planning Association, India.
  • Past president Solapur Surgical Society.