MUMBAI : Renowned senior Oncologist, Dr. Anil K. D’Cruz has joined the Apollo Hospitals group as Director-Oncology in Mumbai, Chennai and Delhi.
A well-recognized global leader in Head and Neck Oncology, Dr. Anil K. D’Cruz brings with him over 33 years of experience.
He will drive Apollo Hospitals’ efforts in the fight against cancer, focusing on providing and overseeing care and treatment for people having cancer of the head and neck, oral and laryngeal cancer as well as cancer affecting the thyroid, parathyroid and salivary glands.
Dr. D’Cruz has received special training for head and neck surgery at the Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre, New York, for Laser Surgery at Vanderbilt University, USA, and for speech rehabilitation at Indianapolis, USA.
Dr. D’Cruz was awarded the Honorary FRCS from the Royal College of Surgeons, London. He is the first Indian to hold the prestigious post of President Elect (2018-2020) and President (2020-2022) of the Union International for Cancer Control, Geneva, Switzerland.
He was earlier Director of the Tata Memorial Hospital and Chief of Head Neck Services.