Dr. Tinu T. Lukose is an experienced and one of the best Nuclear Medicine specialists in Kozhikode. He is currently working as a Consultant Nuclear Medicine Physician at the American Oncology Institute (AOI), Calicut.
Dr. Tinu has expertise in diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine applications. He has a special interest in diagnosing and treating Thyroid Cancer and Graves’ Disease using Radioactive Iodine Therapy. He is highly skilled in nuclear cardiology that includes expertise in cardiac imaging such as D-SPECT, Gated SPECT-MPI, and Gated PET-MPI. Dr. Tinu is also well-versed with the technique of scintigraphy of various organs using radiopharmaceuticals.
Recognized as one of the top Nuclear Medicine Physicians in Calicut, Dr Tinu is trained in performing PET/CT guided biopsy procedures and has extensive experience in diagnostic PET-CT imaging for various cancers, including prostate and brain tumors. He has successfully performed over 2000 PET/CT scans, so far.
An alumnus of the Government Medical College, Calicut, Dr. Tinu pursued his MD in Nuclear Medicine from the prestigious Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh. He is a qualified Radiation Safety Officer from the Radiological Physics and Advisory Division of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai.
Over the years, Dr. Tinu, one of the best cancer doctors in Calicut, has been associated with some of the premier multi-specialty hospitals in the country. Besides participating and attending numerous seminars and workshops, Dr. Tinu has several publications to his credit.