Dr. Sumana Premkumar Radiation Oncologist in Chennai

Dr. Sumana Premkumar

Radiation Oncologist, Chennai


  • 35 Years Experience
  • 1 Hospital


  • Dr. Sumana Premkumar is a Consultant at SIMS - SRM Institutes for Medical Science, Chennai
  • Associate Professor, Dept of Radiation Oncology, Cancer Institute, Chennai- from May 2002 to July 2009
  • The job profile includes examination and evaluation of patients with and gynaecological problems
  • Planning the management after interdepartrnental discussions. Treatment planning after intradepartmental discussion and Executing the same with extemal beam radiation (Cobalt, Photons & Electrons) and intracavitary application (high dose rate)
  • Screening patients for breast or cervical cancers
  • Teaching postgraduate students
  • Taking part in Continuing Medical Education Progarmmes
  • Monitoring the patients wider treatment with radiation/chemotherapy
  • Medical Officer Breast and Gypaec OP department, Cancer Institute, Chennai from September 1991- April 1997
  • Ward Medical Officer, Best Hospital Pvt.Ltd., Chennai- 1989- 1990.
  • Languages : Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Hindi, English


  • Radiation Oncology




Practice Information

SIMS - SRM Institutes for Medical Science, Chennai

SIMS - SRM Institutes for Medical Science, Chennai

No.1, Jawaharlal Nehru Salai, 100 Feet Road, Valdapalani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600026

Achievements & Contributions

  • First Author for  article on AIET in recurrent cervical carcinomaOTHER ACTIVITIESParticipated in Asia Pacific Conference,Chennai-1999
  • Symposium on Solid Tumors- conducted by ISMPO 2001
  • AROI conference -2001 and 2004, Association of Medical Physicists Conference- 2001 
  • INCTR conference- 2005
  • Manage a Breast Cancer Patients Support Group since December 2002. Conduct monthly meetings for the patients they can interact with cancer survivors, coordinate with other specialists to talk each month about the various aspects of cancer, like risks, diet & nutrition, hereditary aspects, incidence, various modalities of treatment available, their morbidities.yoga, reiki,music therapy, rehabilitation of survivors counseling, management of the associated morbidities causes and management
  • Best Doctor Award from Dr MGR Medical University, August 2012
  • Indian Brachytherapy Society
  • Association of Radiation Oncologists of India