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Surgical Oncology

Dr. Reshma J. Palep
Surgical Oncology
MBBS, M. S. (General Surgery), D.N.B., M.R.C.S. (Edinburgh)
Breast Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India; Women’s Cancer (Breast and Cervix Cancer), Galaxy Laparoscopy Institute, Pune, Early Detection of Breast Cancer and Breast Screening, Northwick Park Hospital, London, UK
14 years of experience in the field of Surgical Oncology
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Dr. Reshma Palep is a Consultant at the department of Surgical Oncology at Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital and Research Centre.

After completing MBBS at Grant Medical College, Mumbai, Dr. Palep did her M.S. (General Surgery) at B.Y.L. Nair Hospital and T.N. Medical College, Mumbai and stood college first in the M.S. (General Surgery) exam. She also completed DNB and MRCS (Edinburgh). She pursued fellowship in Breast Cancer Surgery at Tata Memorial Hospital and fellowship in recent advances in Breast Cancer Surgery at Northwick Park Hospital, London focusing mainly in Needle localization of early cancers and Sentinel Node Biopsy. She also underwent training in Intra-operative Radiotherapy at Breast Care Center, Hamburg, Germany.

Dr. Palep has an experience of 14 years in the field of Surgical Oncology. In addition of our hospital, she is also a Consultant at Saifee Hospital, S L Raheja (Fortis) Hospital, Cumballa Hill Hospital, Breach Candy Hospital, Dr. Paleps Nursing Home Prabhadevi, and Nova Speciality Hospital in Mumbai. Earlier, she was also an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Grant Medical College, Mumbai. She was also appointed as an Examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

Dr. Palep has presented several research papers at national and international conferences and also published several peer reviewed papers in national and international journals.

Additional Speciality Interests:

  • Breast Conservative Surgery
  • Modified Radical Mastectomy
  • Needle Localization of Early Cancers
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy