Chairman: Division of Medical Oncology & Haematology
Medanta - The Medicity, Gurgaon
Expertise: Treatment of Organ Specific Cancer, Leukemia, Solid Tumours, Lymphoma, Stem Cell TransplantationRequest Appointment
Ashok K. Vaid, an Indian medical oncologist, is known for his pioneering efforts in bone marrow transplantation in India. Credited with the performance of the first 25 bone marrow transplantations in the private sector in North India, he currently heads the Cancer Institute (division of Medical Oncology and Haematology) at Medanta - The Medicity.
He has been awarded the Padma Shree (4th highest civilian award in the Republic of India) by the President of India, for his contribution to the field of medicine.
Other than that, Dr. Vaid has authored a number of publications, research papers and abstracts and has been actively involved in organising various seminars, workshops and conferences throughout the country. He has also conducted more than 40 international and national studies in clinical research.