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Prabhakar Tripuraneni, MD

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Dr. Prabhakar Tripuraneni, MD

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Scripps MD Anderson Cancer Center
10670 John J Hopkins Dr
San Diego, CA 92121
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Specialties

  • Therapeutic Radiology
  • Radiation Oncology

Biography

Radiation oncologist, Prabhakar Tripuraneni, MD, is experienced in the areas of intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT), image guided radiotherapy (IGRT), stereotactic radio surgery (SRS), stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT), Gamma Knife, vascular brachytherapy, and skin electron beam radiation therapy. He also has special interest in prostate and bladder cancers, head and neck cancers, skin cancers, lymphoma, brain tumors, and benign tumors.


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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Radiology, Therapeutic Radiology, 1983

Medical Education

  • Guntur Medical College, MD, 1975

Internships

  • Guntur Medical College, Internal Medicine, 1978

Residencies

  • University of California, San Francisco, Radiation Oncology, 1983
  • Kinsboro Psychiatric Center, Psychiatry & Neurology, 1982
  • University of Alberta, Radiation Oncology, 1981
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