Dr. Harshvardhan Atreya

Director Medical and Haemato Oncology , Cancer Institute


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Trained and educated at the best medical institutes of India - All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), and Cancer institute, Adyar, Chennai, I have been mentored by the best in cancer care, and gained training under stalwarts in the field. I have been exposed to the full range of medical oncology subspecialties and have considerable skills in managing a wide range of malignancies as well as firm grounding in rarer malignancies.

Expertise in all types of solid tumor chemotherapies, intensive protocols, immunotherapies, hormonal therapies in addition to dealing with Oncological emergencies, including medical care of the patients. Actively involved in hematopoietic stem cell transplant program and treated multiple myeloma, lymphoma and leukemias.

Took on responsibility as Director medical and hemato-oncology and bone marrow transplant specialist. To develop a state-of-the-art oncology and bone marrow transplant unit in the state- first of its kind. To provide world class treatment to the community as per the highest standards possible and on the lines of international guidelines.

He has successfully treated numerus complex multiple oncology problems. He is an advanced bone marrow transplantation trained specialist & preventive care expert. He has a keen interest in molecular oncology & has in depth hematology knowledge. He is a qualified hematology and oncology fellowship trainer.

He has professional demeanor, high ethical standards, practice based learning and excellent clinical acumen. He is a collaborative consultant, a team maker, and an excellent listener.

Medical Qualifications

DM (Medical Oncology)Adyar, Chennai, TamilnaduFebruary 2017
MD (Internal Medicine)HNB Garhwal university, Garhwal, Srinagar, Uttarakhand2009
MBBSLLRM Medical College, Meerut, UP2003

Specialization and Expertise

  • Breast cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Gastro-intestinal cancers
  • Leukemias/lymphoma 

Memberships & Certifications

  • European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • Awadh oncology society
  • Indian Society of Oncology (ISO)
  • Indian Society of Medical and Paediatric Oncology (ISMPO)
  • Delhi Oncology Forum


  • 1.     Dietary perceptions and beliefs among families with children undergoing therapy for cancer Sidharth Totadri, MD,DM, Venkatraman Radhakrishnan, MD,DM, Harshvardhan Atreya, MD,DM Praveen Kumar Shenoy, MD, Prasanth Ganesan, MD,DM, Trivadi S Ganesan, MD,DM, Tenali Gnana Sagar, MD,DM Department of Medical Oncology, Cancer Institute (WIA), Adyar, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India :   Children undergoing therapy for cancer,
  • DA-EPOCH-R in Aggressive CD 20 Positive B Cell Lymphomas: Real-World Experience Prasanth Ganesan1 • Trivadi S. Ganesan1 • Harshvardhan Atreya1 • Krishnarathinam Kannan1 • Venkatraman Radhakrishnan1 • Manikandan Dhanushkodi 1 • Thanda Lucy Ann Joshua1 • Shirley Sundersingh2 • Tenali Gnana Sagar1 :   DA-EPOCH-R in Aggressive CD 20 Positive B Cell Lymphomas,
  • Presented poster in Hematocon 2015 on “DA-EPOCH-R in Aggressive CD 20 Positive B Cell Lymphomas: Real-World Experience”. :   Presented poster in Hematocon 2015,
  • Participated in various workshops in national and international workshops. :   International workshops,
  • Invited as guest speaker on various topics regarding cancer management by numerous societies. :   Cancer management,