Dr. Kaustav Talapatra
Head - Radiation Oncology
MBBS, MD (Radiotherapy)
IMRT, IGRT, Stereotactic Radiotherapy, Head and Neck Cancers, PET Based Radiotherapy Planning, Gynaecological Malignancies, Prostate Cancer, Breast Cancer
Dr. Kaustav Talapatra was instrumental in setting up the Radiation Oncology programme at Kokilaben Hospital. He practices evidence based radiation oncology and has keen interest in quality of life issues of cancer patients. Already since the inception of this department he has pioneered it to be one of the very few centres in the country to start PET based radiotherapy planning.
Dr. Kaustav Talapatra has worked in the premier institutions in the country with a wide spectrum of high end technology and a large volume of oncology patients. He trained in Radiation Oncology at CMC, Vellore and subsequently joined Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai.
Dr. Kaustav Talapatra has 11 publications in International and National Journals. He has 15 presentations in International and National symposiums.
I enjoyed my stay in Kokilaben Hospital throughout. My Doctors, you have been so special. Your frequent visits, encouraging words made me feel so great. Keep up that spirit !
My doctor Dr Kaustav Talapatra, my nurses have been so nice and caring. Nurse in-charge sister Veronica always encourges other nurses and motivates them. The meals are on time and they remember every patients needs.
My International co-ordinator made us feel at home. I will always remember your patience and sweet words.
I will always remember this sweet experience.