Dr. Rucha Kaushik

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Dr. Rucha is a dedicated, compassionate & skilled breast surgeon with more than 10 years of exclusive clinical and research experience in breast cancer field. She has done dedicated work in the field of Breast Surgery

Educational qualification:

  • MBBS from 1996 to 2002 from Govt. Medical College Nagpur
  • M.S (Gen Surgery) from 2003 to 20006 from Govt. Medical College Nagpur



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Rucha Kaushik
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Consultant - Breast Cancer Surgeon
Areas of expertise
Breast Cancer Surgery, Surgery Following Neo-Adjuvant Chemotherapy, Breast Reconstruction & Oncoplasty, Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy.
Professional Experience and Training
  • Dr. Rucha has an extensive experience of working in apex and tertiary institute for cancer management, Tata Memorial Hospital, which assisted her to gain substantial and independent firsthand experience of surgical management of breast diseases.
  • She has represented Breast Service Dept. of Tata Memorial Hospital in providing consultation to Punjab Government in setting up of Breast cancer unit in Punjab.
  • Apart  from the tenure in Tata Memorial Hospital she has an experience of running a breast clinic single handedly in Private medical college and research institute in Gujarat.
  • A firm believer in practicing evidence based management protocols in terms of Surgery, Chemotherapy, Radiotherapy and Hormone therapy for Breast cancer.
  • She has postgraduate teaching experience with active involvement in training activities for resident doctors, research fellows, nursing and paramedical staff.
  • Actively involved in various awareness campaigns on breast cancer in print and television media.
Research Experience
  • She was actively involved in very recent and globally recognized randomized controlled trial on metastatic breast cancer patients which brought paradigm shift in management of metastatic breast cancer across the world.
  • She was actively involved in various phase I/II/III clinical trials related with breast cancer which has been published in various National and International Journals.
  • Does progesterone protect from chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy?- A retrospective audit of breast cancer patients
  • A novel role of pre axillary surgery chemotherapy (PACT) in women with breast cancer who present after excision biopsy of the primary tumor. An institutional audit.
  • Chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) and menopausal status: Retrospective audit of breast cancer patients.
  • Post-Neoadjuvant chemotherapy sentinel node biopsy and axillary sampling for node negative (N0) axilla.
  • Surgical removal of primary tumor and axillary lymph nodes in women with metastatic breast cancer at first presentation: A randomized controlled trial –SABCS 2013.
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Cancer, Breast Cancer

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