About Dr Karan REDDY

Journey

Dr. Karan completed a full-term Senior Residency in a Government Cancer Hospital where he was constantly challenged to ensure quality service to disadvantaged patients at no cost using low spec equipment but excellent standardization of care. In contrast to this phase, he acquired specialised experience in state-of-the-art healthcare systems of the USA and the UK (NHS) during his several awarded fellowships between 2017 & 2019.

Dr. Karan’s mission is to execute his core ideology which is, ‘Healthcare is every human’s right’. He  shares an idealistic vision of exercising this fundamental right in the most ethical and affordable way while preserving the quality of care and ensuring reasonable value to the stakeholders.

Credentials

The noteworthy credentials of Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy are

M.B.B.S. : Shadan Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad.(2006-2011)

Internship: Osmania General Hospital, Hyderabad,(2011-2012).

Masters : M.D. Radiation Oncology, Cancer Institute (WIA) Adyar, Chennai.( 2012-2015).

Awards and Achievements

The prestigious institutions that Dr. Karan, studied at gave him a lot of exposure to deal with a number of diseases in his field. Trained also under the able guidance of Dr. Vijay Anand Reddy, his father Dr. Karan stands tall and confident in his diagnosis and treatment of cancer patients. These accolades are praise worthy. He has been conferred with awards and achievements in the society.

  • Travel Fellowship Award from AROI at the 37th national AROI/ICC 2013 for oral presentation of – IMPACT OF CONCOMITANT CHEMOTHERAPY ON THE EFFECTS OF OVERALL TREATMENT TIME IN CERVICAL CANCER”
  • Oraganiser’s Special award from AROI-TNPY 2014, Coimbatore for oral presentation- INTENSITY-MODULATED RADIOTHERAPY OF HEAD AND NECK CANCER AIMING TO REDUCE DYSPHAGIA: EARLY DOSE–EFFECT RELATIONSHIPS OF THE SWALLOWING STRUCTURES.
  • M.S Gujral Gold Medal Award for best paper at AROICON-2014,Imphal for oral presentation – INTENSITY-MODULATED RADIOTHERAPY OF HEAD AND NECK CANCER AIMING TO REDUCE DYSPHAGIA: EARLY DOSE–EFFECT RELATIONSHIPS OF THE SWALLOWING STRUCTURES.

Presentations & Publications

Dr. Karan, has always updated himself, in his field of medicine by presenting and publishing articles in the latest and the best ways of treating cancer patients, to mention a few—

  • AROIN TN PY, Puduchery, Oct’2012 – oral presentation on “AN OVERVIEW OF RECTAL CARCINOMA IN YOUNG INDIAN ADULTS”
  • Annual Conference of American College of Radiation Oncologists, San Antonio, USA – Feb’2013 – Poster Presentation – “AN OVERVIEW OF RECTALCARCINOMA IN YOUNG INDIAN ADULTS”
  • Cancer CI, Hyderabad, AP, Feb 2013-Poster Presentation – “IMPACT OF CONCOMITANT CHEMOTHERAPY ON THE EFFECTS OF OVERALL TREATMENT TIME IN CERVICAL CANCER”
  • National AROICON/ICC, New Delhi, Nov 2013- Oral Presentation – “IMPACT OF CONCOMITANT CHEMOTHERAPY ON THE EFFECTS OF OVERALLTREATMENT TIME IN CERVICAL CANCER”
  • AROI TN PY, Chennai, Oct, 2013-Poster Presentation – DYSPHAGIA IN HEAD AND NECK CANCERS: CAN WE IMPROVE QUALITY OF LIFE BY USING IMRT?
  • AROI TNPY Chapter, Coimbatore, Oct’ 2014-Oral Presentation – INTENSITY-MODULATED RADIOTHERAPY OF HEAD AND NECK CANCER AIMING TO REDUCE DYSPHAGIA: EARLY DOSE–EFFECT RELATIONSHIPS OF THE SWALLOWING STRUCTURES.
  • National AROICON – Imphal, Nov’2014 – M.S Gujral Award presentation – INTENSITY-MODULATED RADIOTHERAPY OF HEAD AND NECK CANCER AIMING TO REDUCE DYSPHAGIA: EARLY DOSE–EFFECT RELATIONSHIPS OF THE SWALLOWING STRUCTURES.

Fellowships

To advance his educational knowledge as a prospective doctor, Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy, has received specialized training in his field of medicine. This can be seen through the fellowships received:

  • Neil Joseph Fellowship in Head and Neck Oncology at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai. (Oct’15 to Nov’15)
  • Physician Observership in Head and Neck Oncology at University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA (July’16 to August’16)
  • UICC Fellow in Head and Neck Oncology under Dr. Avraham Eisbruch at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA (August’16 to September’16)
  • Physician Observership in Tomotherapy at Univeristy Of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany. (March’17 to April’17)
  • UICC Fellowship at Christie School of Oncology, Manchester in Head and neck and Paediatric Neuro Radiation Oncology (September’17 to October On Sun, 8 Apr 2018)

Conferences

Dr. Karan, at this young age believes that by attending conferences he can present his own papers and also by listening to others’ presentations, he can learn from them and improve his knowledge to treat his patients in the best possible way–

Cancer CI, Hyderabad, AP, Feb 2013

  • National AROICON/ICC, New Delhi, Nov 2013
  • AROI TN PY, Chennai, Oct, 2013
  • AROI TNPY Chapter, Coimbatore, Oct’ 2014
  • National AROICON – Imphal, Nov’2014

FAMILY -

 

Dr. Karan’s world outside his medical field is his family. The compassion, humility and passion that he exhibits have been inherited from them. 

Wife – Dr. Aashna Reddy, Dermatologist

Father – Dr. P.Vijay Anand Reddy, Prof and HOD Department of Radiation Oncology & Director Apollo Cancer Hospital, Hyderabad

Mother – Dr. P. Shashikala Reddy, Principal, Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad

Brother – Mr. P. Vijay Vishal Reddy, Expert in Emerging Technologies. Founder of WOWSOME Immersive. 

Photo of Dr. Vijay Karan Reddy with wife, Dr. Aashna Reddy, Dermatologist and daughter, Anaika.

Photo with Parents and Brother