Dr. Rakesh Kapoor Radiologist in Chandigarh

Dr. Rakesh Kapoor

Radiologist, Chandigarh

MBBS, MD (Radiotherapy), MAMS

  • 1 Hospital


  • Radiology


  • Carcinoma of lung
  • Oesophagus
  • Carcinoma Cervix
  • Gastrointestinal cancers
  • Breast cancers and Brachytherapy techniques in various cancers.
  • Bone Tumors and Sarcomas


MBBS, 1986, GMC, Jammu, India

MD (Radiotherapy), 1997, PGIMER, Chandigarh, India

MAMS, 2009, National Academy of Medical Sciences

Practice Information

Achievements & Contributions

  • Role of chemoradiotherapy in carcinoma esophagus. When & why ? A review.  R. Kapoor, S.C. Sharma. (2007) Bull PGI
  • Neoadjuvanttherapy in gastrointestinal cancers. J. D. wig, R. Kapoor, R. Gupta. G.I. Surgery Annual 14, 2007,127-43
  • Paratesticularmetastasis from a Medulloblastoma- A case report- Rakesh Kapoor, Sunil Choudhry, Rajinder Kumar, Vijay AMhesh,S. Radhika, S.C. Sharma, B.D. Radotra. Asia-Pacific  Journal of Clinical Oncology 2008;4 : 68-70
  • Dosimetric riskestimates of radiation induced second malignancies after intensity modulatedradiotherapy. Vijay Patil, RakeshKapoor, Santam Chakraborty, O. Arun Singh, Sharma SC. Journal of CancerRes. & Therp. Journal of Cancer Res. & Therp. Oct.-Dec., 2010Vol.6 Issue 4th, 442-446
  • 18F-FDGPET-CT in evaluation of postoperative colorectal cancer patients with risingCEA level BR Mittal, R Senthil, R Kashyap, A Bhattacharya, B Singh, R. Kapoor and R. Gupta. NuclearMedicine Communications 2011, 1-5
  • Dosevolume histogram analysis and comparison of different radiobiological modelsusing in-house developed software. Arun OA, Singh L, Shukla A, Ghoshal S, Kapoor R, Sharma SC. Journal ofMedical Physics. Vol. 4 ; 220-29, 2011
  • Five-yearfollow up of patients with gastrointestinal stromal tumor : Recurrence-freesurvival by risk group.  Rakesh Kapoor, Divya Khosla, Pankaj Kumar, Narendra Kumar, Anjan Bera. Asia-Pacific J ofClin Oncol, 2012, 9:40-46
  • Bladder rectum spacer balloon in HDRBrachytherapy in Carcinoma Cervix. B Rai, FD Patel, SC Sharma, R Kapoor, AS Oinam. Radiotherapy& Oncology, Abstract publication in ESTRO 31   Vol. 103; Suppl. 1, May, 2012
  • Dosimetricevaluation of 3Dconformal accelerated partial-breast irradiation vs.whole-breast      irradiation: Acomparative study Ritesh Kumar, Suresh Chander Sharma, RakeshKapoor, Rajender Singh1, Anup Bhardawaj. International Journal of Applied and Basic Medical Research, Jan-Jun2012, Vol 2, Issue 1:52-57.
  • Dosimetric comparison of  standard three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy  followed  by intensity- modulated radiotherapy   boost  schedule (  sequential  IMRT plan ) with simultaneous integrated boost  -  IMRT (  SIB   IMRT )  treatment  plan in patients with localized  carcinomaprostate . Bansal  A.,  Kapoor R. ,  Singh  S.K. , Kumar  N. , Oinam  A.S. Sharma S.C. Indian Journal  of  
  • Clinical Implications of Thermoplastic  Mask  Immobilization on  Acute Effects of Radiotherapy in Head  and  Neck Cancers:   Amit  Bahl, Sushmita  Ghosal,  Rakesh Kapoor, Tapesh Bhattacarya, Suresh  C  Sharma. Journal of Postgraduate Medicine,Education and  Research,October-December  2012 ;46(4):187-189
  • Dosimetric comparision  of Doses  to  organs at  risk  using 3-D conformal   Radiotherapy  versus Intensity  Modulated  Radiotherapy in Postoperative Radiotherapy  ofPeriampullary Cancers : Implication for Radiation  Dose  Escalation, Amit   Bahal  ,  Rakesh  Kapoor  , Parsee Tomar  , Oinam   Arun   Singh , Rajesh  Gupta ,  Suresh C.  Sharma:  Journal of   the  Pancre
  • 18F-FDG  PET/CT  in a  Case of  Malignant Priapism  Secondary to  Metastasis  From  Mucoid   Adenocarcinoma  of  the   Cecum :  Arun Sasikumar,MBBS,*Chidambaram Natarajan Balasubramanian  Harisankar,MD,*Anish  Bhattacharya,DRM.* Rakesh  Kapoor, MD and  Bhagwant Rai  Mittal,MD,DNB,* .Clinical  Nuclear  Medicine.Volume 38,Number 2 (e91-e92),February 2013.
  •  Bladder- Rectumspacer balloon in High Dose Rate Brachytherapy in Carcinoma Cervix. B Rai, FDPatel,Santam Chakraborty, Suresh C Sharma , Rakesh Kapoor , Abi Santhosh Aprem. Int Jr Of Rad Oncol andBiol Phys;Vol 85 no. 5pp: e217-e222 ,2013
  • Can we consider metastaticcolon cancer in the ambit of chronic disease in present scenario?Experience ofa tertiary care centre from India.RakeshKapoor,Tapesh Bhattacharya, Amit Bahl.,rajesh Gupta, Naveen Kalra et al Clinical Cancer Investigation Journal .p40-45.vol 3:issue1,Jan-Feb. 2014.
  • Life Member of Association of Radiation Oncologists of India
  • Life Member of Indian Association of Palliative Care
  • Life Member of Indian Society of Study of Lung Cancer
  • Life member of Malaysian Society of Oncology
  • Active member American Society of clinical oncology (ASCO)
  • Clinical Reviews and consultant Editor J.K. Science. Journal of centinning medical Education and Research
  • Life Member Indian College of Radiation Oncology