Dr.K. Syed Akram Radiation Oncologist in Hyderabad

Dr.K. Syed Akram
Radiation Oncologist, Hyderabad


Did MBBS from prestigious medical college in hyderabad Gandhi Medical College.

Did MD Radiotherapy from Nizam`s institute of Medical Sciences, punjagutta. 
The Department of Radiation Oncology has been providing services and care for cancer patients since its inception in 1993. The High energy Linac with IMRT, SRS, SRT and IGRT capability was installed in 2008. HDR Brachytherapy services were started in 2004. The current technology combined with the skills and expertise of Radiation Oncologists, Medical Physicists, technologists and supporting staff form an integrated approach for total patient care.

Presented two international papers overseas.at ASTRO 56th meeting Sanfransisco 2014 and at ESMO ASIA 2015 conference singapore.

1. Work experience in High Energy Linear Accelerator (Clinac-iX Varian Medical Systems) and Eclipse planning system , Conformal Radiation Treatment planning ( IMRT and 3DCRT), Telecobalt unit (Theratron-780C).

2. HDR (Iridium) intra cavitary brachytherapy comprising Plato treatment planning system for carcinoma cervix.

3. Acquired expertise in diagnosis and management (Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy) for various disease sites such as cervix, head and neck, brain, endometrium, breast, lymphoma, esophagus, anal canal, prostate, Rectum, bladder etc.

Member of various national and International oncological associations.


Senior Resident Oncologist, MNJIO&RCC, Hyderabad June, 2015 -  August, 2015

Senior Resident Oncologist, Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad August, 2015 -  August, 2016

Consultant Radiation Oncologist, Yashoda Cancer Hospital, Malakpet, Hyderabad September, 2016 -  Present


  • Radiation Oncology

  • Oncology


  • Brachytherapy

  • Chemotherapy

  • External Beam Radiotherapy

  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)

  • Intensity-Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)


  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer

  • Anal and Rectal Cancer

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer

  • Brain Cancer

  • Breast Cancer


Evaluation to management of cancer patients


MBBS, Gandhi medical college, Hyderabad

MD (Radiotherapy), Nizam's institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad

Practice Information

Yashoda Hospital, Malakpet

Yashoda Hospital, Malakpet

Nalgonda X Roads, Malakpet, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500036


10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Abstract published in Red journal , Sept 2014.  “ Irradiation of Stem Cell Niches in the Periventricular and Subgranular Zones  in Glioblastoma: A  Prospective Study”.    S. Akram, M. Malik, D. Joseph, K. Ramgopal, F. Syed, E. Vijayakrishna, P. Lachi, D. Valiyaveettil, and others International Journal of Radiation Oncology • Biology • Physics, Vol. 90, Issue 1, S164–S165
  • Presented oral paper at YROC 2014. “ A  Retrospective study of comparison of acute reactions in  breast or chest wall irradiation with standard schedule vs hypofractionated schedule.” Syed Akram K, Monica I, Pavan Kumar L, Deepthi V, Vijaya Krishna E , Deepa J, Fayaz Ahmed S, Suresh P, Naidu KVJR.
  • Quality of  life in patients of carcinoma cervix treated with chemoradiotherapy: A prospective study. J ClinOncol 31, 2013 (suppl;abstr e16545 Pavankumar L, Malik M, Kesava RA, Syedakram K, Joseph DM, Fayaz AS, Pamidighantam S, Jagannathraonaidu KV.). Oral paper presented in FOGSI – FIGO 2013, HICC, Hyderabad, India on 14th September 2013
  • Comparative study of quality of life in locally advanced head and neck cancers with concurrent chemoradiotherpy with three weekly cisplatin versus weekly cisplatin regimen. J ClinOncol 31, 2013 (suppl; abstre17028) Kesava RA, Malik M, Pavankumar L, Syedakram K, Joseph DM, Fayaz AS, Pamidighantam S, Jagannathraonaidu KV, Ratnam SV.
  • Clinical profile and outcomes in brainstem glioma. An institutional experience. Fayaz Syed, Pavan Lachi, Ramgopal Keshava, Akram Syed, Deepthi Nair, Vijaya Krishna, Deepa Joseph, Monica Irrakula, Suresh Pamidighantam and KVJR Naidu.  Neuro Oncol (2014) 16 (suppl 5): v194. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/nou270.28
  • Radiotherapy for intracranial and spinal ependymomas. A retrospective Analysis: Poster presented at ASNO-2013, Mumbai, India: Pavan Kumar Lachi, Monica I, KesavRamgopal A, Syed Akram ,Deepa Joseph M, Fayaz Ahmed Syed, Suresh Pamidighantam, Jagannathrao Naidu, K.V. Abstract published in Neuro Oncol (2014) 16 (suppl 5): v191. doi: 10.1093/neuonc/nou270.14
  • Prospective Study of Irradiation of Potential Stem Cell Niches in  Glioblastoma. M. Malik, K.S. Akram, D. Joseph, D. Valiyaveettil, S.F. Ahmed. International Journal of Radiation Oncology • Biology • Physics, Vol. 93, Issue 3, S111.  
  • Quality of life assessment in glioblastoma patients with irradiation of periventricular and subgranular zones. J Clin Oncol 33, 2015 (suppl; abstr e13054), Monica Malik, Akram Kothwal Syed, Deepa M Joseph, Deepthi Valiyaveettil, Fayaz Ahmed Syed; Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India.
  • Hypofractionated radiotherapy in breast cancer for local and regional nodal irradiation: Experience from a tertiary cancer center. Annals of Oncology 26 (Supplement 9): ix16–ix33, 2015, doi:10.1093/annonc/mdv519.63 M. Malik, S.A. Kothwal, D. Joseph, D. Valiyaveettil, J. Jonnadula, R. Vaghmare, S.F. Ahmed.
  • Radiotherapy in aggressive cutaneous pseudolymphoma: a case report and review of literature. Deepa Joseph, MD, Monica Malik Irukulla, MD, Syed Fayaz Ahmed, MD,Deepthi Valiyaveettil, MBBS, Syed Akram, MD, Department of Radiation Oncology, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India. Radiat Oncol J 2016;34(1):76-80, http://dx.doi.org/10.3857/roj.2016.34.1.76
  • Preceptorship programme on NSCLC , 2015
  • Presented digital poster and oral discussion poster in ASTRO 56 international meeting held at San Fransisco,USA , 2014
  • Presented poster at ESMO ASIA Conference , singapore, 2015
  • Member of various national and International oncological associations.
  • Life member AROI (Association of Radiation oncologists of India ) ,       Membership No :  LM 2094
  • ASTRO (American Society for Radiation Oncology ) Member ID  :  135209752 
  • ESTRO (European Society for Radiotherapy & Oncology) Member ID :  17506
  • Member ASCO ( American Society for Clinical Oncology ) ID : 295664
  • Member ESMO ( European Society for Medical Oncology) ID : 355100
  • Member IASLC ( International association for the study of lung cancer ) : 417141
  • Member RSNA ( Radiological Society of North America) : 00706932
  • Member IAHPC (International Association for Hospice & Palliative care): 3650
  • Life Member IAPC (Indian Association of Palliative Care) : 1276
  • Life Member ISO ( Indian Society of Oncology) : A-081