Dr. Bharath Rangarajan Medical Oncologist in Coimbatore

Dr. Bharath Rangarajan

Medical Oncologist, Coimbatore


  • 1 Hospital


  • He has served as faculty and Head of Services of Medical Oncology at the Kovai Medical Center and Hospital (KMCH), Coimbatore
  • Consultant Medical Oncologist and Stem Cell Transplant Physician at the Mazumdar-Shaw Cancer Center, Narayana Health City.
  • Currently principal investigator and Co investigator in several clinical trials in several Solid tumors.
  • Is currently the assistant editor of Indian Journal of Cancer and has several publications in Breast cancer.
  • Has hands on experience in Delivery of Dendrite cell immunotherapy.
  • Assistant Professor and head of services in Medical Oncology at PSG Medical College, Coimbatore. from February 2009 to May 2010. Also involved in teaching and training of Post graduates and under graduate medical students
  • Specialist Consultant at GEM hospital Coimbatore involved in treatment of Gastrointestinal cancers and training of DNB Medical and surgical gastro-enterology residents
  • Senior Resident in the Department of Medical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai - carried out autologous and allogenic BMT as part of training (2005-2008)
  • Junior resident in the Department of Internal Medicine, Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai (2002-2005)·
  • One year compulsory rotating internship at Calicut Medical College; Kerala, including 3 months at an attached community hospital. Rotation in various clinical departments at Calicut Medical College (1998-1999)


  • Medical Oncology

  • Hemato Oncology


  • Breast Cancer
  • GI cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Stem Cell Transplant
  • Immunotherapy in Cancer
  • Metronomic Chemotherapy
  • Pediatric Cancers
  • Immunotherapy in Cancer.
  • Metronomic Chemotherapy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphomas 


  • MBBS from Government Medical College,Calicut 1998
  • MD General Medicine from Kilpauk Medical College,Chennai 2005
  • European Certification in Medical Oncology 2007
  • DM Medical Oncology from Tata Memorial Center, Mumbai 2008
  • PDCR, Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Research 2008

Practice Information

Kovai Medical Center and Hospital (KMCH), Coimbatore

Kovai Medical Center and Hospital (KMCH), Coimbatore

99, Avanashi Road, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - 641014

Achievements & Contributions

  • Attended the International Update on Hematological Malignancies in Mumbai
  • Mumbai Haematology Meet 2007
  • Mumbai Haematology Meet 2008
  • Leukemia Meet 2007 Mumbai.
  • Bone marrow transplant Meet 2007
  • ASCO 2008
  • Faculty at ICONIC ICON 2009-Mumba
  • Bharath R,Narayanan P. Breast cancer and Lifestyle.Indian J cancer 2011:48, 296-7.
  • S Gupta, R Bharath, T Shet, S B Desai, V M Patil, A Bakshi, V Parmar, R A Badwe Single Agent Weekly Paclitaxel as Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Locally Advanced Breast Cancer: A Feasibility Study. Clinical oncology (Royal College of Radiologists (Great Britain)). 10/2011.
  • Bharath R, Parikh PM. Breast cancer. Search for new targets and improving existing techniques. Indian J cancer 2010:47(2) 95-7.
  • Raj A, Rai R, Bharath R. Exfoliative dermatitis with leukemia cutis in a patient with chronic myeloid leukemia: A rare association .Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology. March-April 2011. Vol 77.(2) 208-10.
  • Bharath R, Hingmire SS, Bhattacharyra GS.Targetted therapies for lung cancer. Chapter in Lung cancer handbook released in conjunction wit Asia Pacific Lung Cancer.
  • H. Menon, S. S. Hingmire, R. Bharath, K. Jain, N. Ghadyalpatil, N. Prasad, G. Biswas, C. Deshmukh, P. Sastry and P. M. Parikh Outcome of patients of CML in AP and BC with Imatinib: A retrospective analysis of patients from India Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2007 ASCO Annual Meeting Proceedings(Post-MeetingEdition). Vol 25, No 18S (June 20 Supplement), 2007: 17531
  • A. V. Bakshi, R. Bharath, S. Gupta, R. Nair, T. Shet, N. S. Ghadyalpatil, R. Kaushal, K. Gaikwad, S. Kannan, P. M. Parikh Evaluation of efficacy and safety of neoadjuvant chemotherapy with weekly paclitaxel in patients with locally advanced and large operable breast cancer. Abstract Number 11593 .J Clin Oncol 26: 2008 (May 20 suppl; abstr 11593)
  • Parikh PM, Bharath R, Tongaonkar HB.Cervical Cancer. ESMO handbook of cancer screening and prevention-2007.
  • Bharath R, Ghadyalpatil NS, Menon H, Hingmire SS, Karanth N, Gaikwad K, Narayanan P, Jain K, Mandhaniya S, Parikh PM Clinical profile and outcomes of tretment of patients with extensive stage small cell lung cancer in indian patients J Clin Oncol 26: 2008 (May 20 suppl; abstr 19129)
  • S. S. Hingmire, S. K. Pai, A. V. Bakshi, R. Bharath, M. Agarwal, A. Puri, U. Dangi, S. Mandhaniya, T. Maksud,,P. M. Parikh Non-methotrexate based triple drug combination chemotherapy for untreated osteosarcoma.. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2007 ASCO Annual Meeting Proceedings Part I. Vol 25, No. 18S (June 20 Supplement), 2007: 20512
  • The Indian Cooperative Oncology Network
  • The European Society of Medical Oncology
  • Associate Editor of the Indian Journal of Cancer

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