Dr Amit Rauthan is a Consultant in the Department of Medical Oncology, Hemato-oncology and Blood and Marrow transplant. He did his MD in Internal medicine, followed by DM in Medical Oncology from Gujarat Cancer & Research Institute, Ahmedabad. He also has special interest in blood and marrow transplants (BMT). He has conducted many successful Allogeneic and Autologous transplants at Manipal hospital which has an affiliation with the University of Minnesota Physicians, USA.
He has very good experience in managing patients with solid organ cancers like breast, gastrointestinal tract, lung and ovarian cancers and also hematological cancers like leukemia, lymphoma and myelomas.
Most of the patients receive treatment using the latest chemotherapy and biological therapies using central access devices like Chemo-ports, Hickman catheters & Peripherally inserted central catheters.
Most patients are also on portable infusion pumps, enabling most treatment to be on day care basis with minimal stay inside the hospital.