Dr. Ashok S Komaranchath

Dr. Ashok S Komaranchath
Medical Oncologist, Kochi

MBBS, MD, MRCP(UK), DM(Med.Onco.), MRCP(Med.Onco.)

Consultant Medical Oncologist and Bone Marrow Transplant Physician


Intern, Govt. Medical College, Calicut August, 2004 -  September, 2005

RMO, Komaranchath Hospital, Cochin October, 2005 -  April, 2009

Internal Medicine Resident, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal May, 2009 -  April, 2011

Assistant Professor, General Medicine, Sree Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Aluva July, 2011 -  June, 2012

Assistant Professor, General Medicine, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi September, 2012 -  March, 2013

DM Resident, Medical Oncology, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore August, 2013 -  July, 2016

Consultant Medical Oncologist, PVS Memorial Hospital, Kochi August, 2016 -  Present


  • Medical Oncology


  • Biopsy

  • Bone Marrow Aspiration

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy

  • Bone Marrow Transplant

  • Cancer Counseling


  • Acute Leukemia

  • Adenocarcinoma

  • Adrenal Tumor

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer

  • Anal and Rectal Cancer


  • Conventional Chemotherapy
  • Targeted therapy
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Intrathecal chemotherapy
  • Central Venous Access


MBBS, 2005, Govt Medical College, Calicut, Calicut, India

MD, 2011, KMC Manipal, Udupi, India

MRCP(UK), 2012, Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom, London, United Kingdom

DM, 2016, Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore, India

MRCP(Medical Oncology), 2016, Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom, London, UK

ECMO, 2016, European Society for Medical Oncology, European Union

Practice Information

PVS Memorial Hospital, Kochi

PVS Memorial Hospital, Kochi

Kaloor, Kochi, Kerala - 682017


09:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • An analysis of the demographic profile, clinical manifestations, investigations and outcome of paediatric myelodysplastic syndrome: A single centre, cross-sectional study. Appaji Lingegowda, Lakshmaiah Kuntegowdenahalli, Ashok Komaranchath, Lakshmi Devi, Prasanna Kumari, Mangesh Kamath. Int J Cancer Ther Oncol 2015;3(3):337
  • Demographic profile of pediatric osteosarcoma in south india: a single institution experience. Ashok S Komaranchath, L. Appaji, K. C. Lakshmaiah, Mangesh Kamath, Rekha V Kumar. IJMRHS 2015;4(3):551-554.
  • A rare case of primary anaplastic large cell lymphoma of the central nervous system. Lakshmaiah C Kuntegowdenahalli, Linu Abraham Jacob, Ashok S Komaranchath, Usha Amirtham. J Can Res Ther. Published ahead of print, Aug. 2015
  • Unicentric Castleman's disease: An unusual cause of neck swelling. Komaranchath AS, Rudresh AH, Lakshmaiah K C, Premalata CS, Loknatha D, Jacob LA. J Case Rep Images Oncology 2015;1:5–9.
  • A rare case of adult alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma of the lacrimal sac. Ashok Komaranchath, Loknatha Dasappa, Lakshmaiah KC, Bharatnur S, Agarwal A. SEAJCRR. 2015; 4(2): 1494-1499
  • Adenocarcinoma of lung presenting as unilateral blindness: A Case report. Govind Babu,Ashok S Komaranchath,Suresh TM,Suresh Babu,Mangesh Kamath. Am J Canc Case Rep. 2015,3:60-64
  • Osler-Weber-Rendu Syndrome: A Rare Cause Of Upper Gi Bleed. International Journal of Medical Research and Health Sciences; AS Komaranchath et al IJMRHS. 2013; 2(3): 682-685
  • Heller-Döhle Syndrome: A Rare Case of Syphilitic Aortitis with Calified Ascending Aortic Aneurysm in an Elderly Lady American Journal of Medical Case Reports ; A Komaranchath et al AJMCR 2013; Vol 1, No.1, Aug 2013
  • Epididymal and Prostatic Histoplasmosis in a renal transplant recipient from Southern India: A Case report Transplant Infectious Disease Journal (Published online; 26 AUG 2011)
  • Successful treatment of right-sided native valve methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus endocarditis and septicaemia with teicoplanin and rifampicin: A case report Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases July 2012, Vol. 44, No. 7 , Pages 544-547
  • Neuroendocrine neoplasms of the esophagus - emerging clinicopathological trends and outcomes of a rare entity (CONFERENCE PAPER in ANNALS OF ONCOLOGY 26(SUPPL 9):41-41 . DECEMBER 2015) Presented at ESMO-ASIA Dec.2015
  • Best Research Hypothesis, 33rd ICON-Sept.2015; Coimbatore
  • Best Oral Presentation, Global Cancer Summit, Bangalore. Nov.2015
  • 1st Rank in DM Medical Oncology Entrance, RGUHS, Bangalore 2013
  • Prognostic Significance of quantitative EBV DNA levels in adult Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Won BEST RESEARCH HYPOTHESIS WITH A RESEARCH GRANT OF Rs. 3,00,000/- at the 33rd ICON conference, Sept. 2015 Coimbatore
  • An analysis of the demographic profile, clinical presentation and treatment outcomes of Paediatric Myelodysplastic Syndrome. Won BEST ORAL PRESENTATION AWARD at the GLOBAL CANCER SUMMIT - Nov. 2015, Bangalore
  • Neuroendocrine neoplasms of the esophagus - emerging clinicopathological trends and outcomes of a rare entity (CONFERENCE PAPER in ANNALS OF ONCOLOGY 26(SUPPL 9):41-41 . DECEMBER 2015) Presented at ESMO-ASIA Singapore, Dec.2015
  • Plasmablastic Lymphoma of the Gastrointestinal Tract: A rare entity with a dismal Prognosis Poster Presentation at Biennial Joint ISMPO-ISO conference, Nov. 2015, Mumbai
  • Indian Medical Association
  • Association of Physicians of India
  • Indian Society of Medical and Paediatric Oncology
  • European Society of Medical Oncology
  • Royal College of Physicians of London