Dr. Shanu Jain

Dr. Shanu  Jain

Dr. Shanu Jain

QualificationMBBS, DNB (Radiation Oncology)

Specialities Radiation Oncology

Locations HCG Cancer Center - Nagpur
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  • Dr. Shanu Jain is a highly skilled and experienced radiation oncologist with over 11 years of experience, practicing at HCG NCHRI Cancer Centre, Nagpur.
  • Her primary interest lies in managing cancers using advanced radiotherapy techniques. Her expertise lies in the following areas:
    • All high-precision external radiation techniques like 3DCRT, IMRT, IGRT, VMAT (Rapid Arc), SRS (Stereotactic Radiosurgery), SBRT (Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy), 4DCT respiratory gating, breath-hold technique, etc.
    • Brachytherapy (intracavitary, interstitial, and intraluminal)
    • Radiation therapy in all solid tumors, like:
      • Head and neck cancers – cancers of the oral cavity, oropharynx, larynx, hypopharynx, and paranasal sinuses
      • Breast cancer
      • Gynaecological cancers – cancers of the cervix, uterus, vagina, and vulva
      • Brain tumors – high-grade, low-grade, and benign tumors
      • Lung cancer
      • Gastrointestinal cancers – cancers of the esophagus, stomach, pancreas, liver, gall bladder, and rectum.
      • Urogenital cancers – cancers of the prostate and bladder
      • Sarcoma, hemato-lymphoid malignancies
    • Psychosocial support, counseling, and palliative care.
  • Dr. Shanu Jain firmly believes in treating cancer patients with a holistic approach and helping them receive the best quality care.

Research & Publications

  • Jain S, Engineer R, Ostwal V, et al. Addition of short-course radiotherapy in newly diagnosed locally advanced rectal cancers with distant metastasis. Asia-Pac J ClinOncol. 2020;1–7. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajco.13305.
  • First clinical report of helical tomotherapy with simultaneous integrated boost for synchronous bilateral breast cancer. Tabassum Wadasadawala, Shanu Jain et al. The British Journal of Radiology 2017 90:1077.
  • Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT) Versus Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) in Pelvic Malignancies: A Dosimetric Analysis; S. Jain, M. Babaiah, P. Mohanty, A. Mirza, and K. Ramalingam; Poster presentation ASTRO 2013, Abstract published in International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, and Physics, Vol 87, Issue 2, supplement page no. 752.
  • Ostwal V et al. Systemic chemotherapy and short-course radiation in metastatic rectal cancers: A feasible paradigm in unresectable and potentially resectable cancers. South Asian J Cancer 2019;8:92-7.

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