Dr. Ankur Nandan Varshney

Consultant - Medical Oncology Medical and Haemato Oncology , Cancer Institute



Worked at premier institutes AIIMS, Safdarjung Hospital New Delhi & National Cancer Institute Jhajjar Haryana.

Ex. Senior research fellow AIIMS Delhi

More than 9 years experience in Medical Oncology

Dr. Ankur Nandan Varshney is a highly skilled consultant in the field of Medical Oncology, with a remarkable 9-year clinical experience at Medanta, Gurugram. Dr. Varshney completed his MBBS and MD in Medicine from the renowned Institute of Medical Sciences in Varanasi. He further pursued a DM in Medical Oncology at AIIMS, New Delhi. With prior experience as a consultant at Fortis Memorial Research Institute and senior resident positions at VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, AIIMS, and the National Cancer Institute, Dr. Varshney has gained comprehensive expertise. Dr. Varshney had presented multiple papers at international conference. His specialty interests span cancer immunotherapy, breast cancer, GI malignancies, lung cancer, urogenital cancers, multiple myeloma, lymphoma, leukemia, pediatric solid tumors, stem cell transplantation, and pain and palliative care. Dr. Varshney is dedicated to providing exceptional care and contributing to advancements in medical oncology.

Medical Qualifications

DM ( Medical Oncology )AIIMS, New Delhi2021
MD ( Medicine )Institute of Medical Sciences, Varanasi2014
MBBSInstitute of Medical Sciences, Varanasi2010

Memberships & Certifications

  • European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP)
  • Society of Hemato-Oncology (SOHO)
  • American Cancer Society (ACS)
  • Indian Society of Medical and Paediatric Oncology (ISMPO)

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Won Deeptanshu Vedanta Gupta Gold Medal
  • Won “Best Poster Prize and Gold Medal” at UP-APICON 2013
  • Selected and attended ESMO Lung perceptorship in November 2020.
  • Won ESH scholarship award for 22nd John Goldman conference 2020.
  • Won Young investigator travel grant for SOHO conference 2021.
  • Selected for Young Investigator Award for SOHO conference 2022.


  • Varshney AN, Kumar N, Anand R, Singh NK. Disabling bony ankylosis of hip, knee and axial spine in a neglected patient of ankylosing spondylitis. BMJ Case Rep 2013. doi:10.1136/bcr-2013-009890. :   1.,
  • Varshney AN, Anand R, Bhattacharjee A, Prasad P, Kumar N, Singh NK. HIV seroconversion manifesting as Guillian-Barre Syndrome. Chinese medical journal 2014; 127(2): 396. :   2.,
  • Varshney AN, Anand R, Kumar N, Singh NK. Ataxia and arbovirus. Chinese medical journal 2013; 126(18): 3597. :   3.,
  • Varshney AN, Singh NK. Syndrome of remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema: A case series. J Postgrad Med 2015; 61:38-41. :   4.,
  • Varshney AN, Kumar N, Tiwari A, Anand R, Prasad SR, Anand A, Mishra A and  Singh NK. Unilateral RS3PE in a Patient of Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis. Case Reports in Rheumatology, Volume 2013, Article ID 923797. :   5.,
  • Varshney AN, Kumar N, Singh NK. Congenital block vertebrae in lumbar spine. Internet journal of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology 2013; 1(1): V3. :   6.,
  • Varshney AN, Anand R, Kumar N, Singh NK. Forestier’s disease with complete spinal involvement vertebrae in lumbar spine. Internet journal of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology 2013; 1(1): V2. :   7.,
  • Varshney AN, Kumar N, Behera D, Tiwari A, Anand R, Anand A. Acute transverse myelitis(ascending myelitis) as the initial manifestation of Japanese encephalitis: A rare presentation. Case reports in Infectious Diseases, Volume 2013, Article 487659. :   8.,
  • Varshney AN, Singh NK, Shukla RC, Sharma AV. Detection of Active Disease by Musculoskeletal Ultrasonography in Patients of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis. Indian journal of rheumatology 2013; 8: S1. :   9.,
  • Varshney AN, Singh NK, Behera D, Usha. Profile of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis according to revised international league of association of rheumatology classification, 2001: A North Indian rheumatology clinic experience. Indian journal of rheumatology 2013; 8: S13. :   10.,
  • Varshney AN, Singh NK. Oil drop sign. Internet Journal of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology 2014; 2(1):V3. :   11.,
  • Singh NK, Varshney AN, Meena RP. Serum amyloid A as a sensitive marker of disease activity in rheumatic diseases. Internet Journal of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology. 2014; 2(S1):SR1. :   12.,
  • Kumar N, Behera DR, Varshney AN, Anand A, Singh NK. Primary angiitis of Central Nervous System. National Journal of Med Res 2012; 2(4): 523-525. :   13.,
  • Kumar J, Ranjan S, Chaubey M, Kumar N, Varshney AN, Anand A. Ataxia telangiectasia, rare disease in two siblings. Asian journal of Med Res 2013; 2(1): 4-6. :   14.,
  • Kumar N, Varshney AN, Anand A, Behera D, Anand R, Tiwari A. Gunthers with Hemolytic anemia extremely rare: a case report. International journal of Medical Science and Public Health 2013; 2(2): 313-315. :   15.,
  • Anand A, Kumar N, Gambhir I, Kishore D, Varshney AN, Tiwari A. Role of serum HsCRP as prognostic marker in septicemia in elderly population. International Journal of Medical Science and Public Health 2013; 2(2): 288-290. :   16.,
  • Kumar N, Varshney AN. Acute Hepatitis and acute pancreatitis as the presenting manifestations of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in a 30-year-old female. National journal of medical research 2013; 3(1): 103. :   17.,
  • Kumar N, Varshney AN, Tiwari A, Anand R. Recurrent aseptic Prepatellar Bursitis. International journal of Medical Science and Public Health 2013; 2(2): 435. :   18.,
  • Kumar N, Kumar J, Ranjan S, Varshney AN, Anand A, Anand R. Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis: a rare disease. NJIRM 2013; 4(5): 106-8. :   19.,
  • Anand A, Kumar N, Varshney AN, Ranjan S, Kumar J, Meena V. Remitting seronegative symmetrical synovitis with pitting edema (RS3PE): a rare disease.  International journal of Medical Science and Public Health 2013; 2(2): 234-36. :   20.,
  • Tiwari A, Kumar N, Varshney AN, Behera D, Anand A, Anand R, Singh NK. Recurrent Vertigo: Is it Takayasu’s arteritis? Case reports in Vascular Medicine 2013, Article 851352. :   21.,
  • Gambhir IS, Kumar N, Kishore D, Mishra A, Varshney AN. Hoffman’s syndrome as initial manifestation of hypothyroidism: a rare presentation. Integrated journal of Medical Sciences 2013; 1(3): 44-47. :   22.,
  • Ewings sarcoma in adults - Is soft tissue ewings different from bony Ewings? Naresh Gundu; Arun Garg; Manish Pruthi; Adarsh Barwad; Ekta Dhamija; Aditi Aggarwal; Rambha Pandey; Ankur Varshney; Sameer Rastogi - Presented at Connective Tissue Oncology Society (CTOS) -2018, Rome , Italy. :   23.,
  • Kumar L, Chellapuram SK, Dev R, Varshney A, Pawar S, Sharma A et al. Induction Therapy with Novel Agents and Autologous Stem Cell Transplant Overcomes the Adverse Impact of Renal Impairment in Multiple Myeloma. Clinical Hematology International 2019; 1(4):205–219. :   24.,
  • Varshney AN, Patidar R, Malhotra M, Behera M, Nagar M, Kataria SP. Extranodal NK/T-cell lymphoma of the nasal type with predominant T-cell markers: A rare subtype of rare disease entity. Int J Med Public Health 2015;5:378-80. :   25.,
  • Priyaranjan M, Varshney AN, Nagar M, Mandal AK, Thukral BB, Kataria SP. Assessment of circulating tumour cells (CTCs) in peripheral blood in patients with metastatic breast cancer (MBC) and correlation of the level of CTCs before and during chemotherapy with outcome. Astrocyte 2018;5(2):1-5. :   26.,
  • Kataria SP, Varshney AN, Nagar M, Mandal AK, Jha V. Growing Teratoma Syndrome. Indian J Surg Oncol (March 2017) 8(1):46–50. :   27.,
  • Vadlamani SP, Malik PS, Sahoo RK, Pramanik R, Choudhary P, Varshney AN, Kumar L. Multiple Myeloma: Risk adapted use of plerixafor for stem cell mobilization prior to autologous stem cell transplantation is effective and cost efficient. Clinical lymphoma, Myeloma and Leukemia.doi:10.1016/j.clml.2021.07.030. :   28.,
  • Garg V, Kumar L, Pramanik R, Varshney AN. Primary Plasma cell leukemia: a retrospective series from a tertiary care centre in India. Clinical lymphoma, Myeloma and Leukemia. 19(10):e314-e315. :   29.,
  • Varshney AN, Moksha L, Mehndiratta M, Sahoo RK, Malik PS, Kumar L, Singh M, Velpandian T. Study to evaluate the effect of fatty meals on nilotinib drug levels in patients of CML CP. Clinical lymphoma, Myeloma and Leukemia. 21(1):S331-S332. :   30.,