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Privileges of Radiation Oncologists in India

  • Use all forms of External Beam Radiotherapy – EBRT 2D, 3D, IMRT, IGRT, Volumetric Arc, SRS, SRT, SBRT. Electron Beam, Photon Beam, Proton Beam.
  • Use all forms of Brachytherapy – Intraluminal, Interstitial, Intra Cavitory, Plaque Brachytherapy, Surface Mould etc.
  • See the patients in the Out-patient department, suspected to have Cancer or who is diagnosed of Cancer and can advice a comprehensive plan of treatment either independently or collectively with other associated specialities – Surgical & Medical Oncologists.
  • Can admit a patient under his care for oncological interventions and supportive care.
  • Shall be part of a Multidisciplinary Tumor board.
  • Can executive Chemotherapy, Targeted therapy, Immunotherapy for Solid tumors.
  • Can be the head of the Institution on par with any other allied specialities.
  • Can prescribe narcotics for Palliative care.

NOTE: Please get the ratification of the above privileges at your place of work.