Dr. Karanam Ashok kumar is one of the leading oncologists in Hyderabad. Currently, he is the Consultant for Haemato-Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation (BMT) at the American Oncology Institute.
He is an alumnus of the Sri Venkateshwara Medical College, Tirupati, and completed master’s in general medicine from Nizams institute of medical sciences, Hyderabad. He also pursued and completed a specialty training program in Medical oncology from Nizams Institute of Medical Sciences before taking over the role of Assistant Professor in the Department of Medical Oncology. Dr Ashok later took up a post-doctoral fellowship in the bone marrow and stem cell transplant program from the Christian Medical College, Vellore.
He is one of the most experienced bone marrow surgeons, and his areas of expertise include treatment of leukemia, myelodysplastic syndromes, lymphomas, multiple myeloma, amyloidosis, bone marrow/stem cell transplant, thalassemia, Sickle cell anemia, Aplastic anemia.
Participating in various national and international seminars, Dr. Ashok has also been part of 15 workshops and presented papers in recognized national and international scientific societies like ASH, SIOP, ISBMT, ISHBT, HEMATOCON, SAARC, APICON. A regular contributor to various national and international peer-reviewed journals, he has been published in over 10 publications so far.