Dr. Satya Pal Kataria

Vice Chairman - Medical and Haemato Oncology Medical and Haemato Oncology , Cancer Institute



27 years of work experience in prestigious institutions such as AIIMS, New Delhi, VMMC - Safdarjung hospital and JIPMER, Pondicherry

Over 30 published papers in reputed Indian and International journals

Dr. Satya Pal Kataria is Vice-Chairman, Medical Oncology at Medanta, Gurugram. With over 27 years of experience in several government medical institutions of repute, Dr Kataria is an expert in the field of Medical Oncology. Dr Kataria completed his MBBS and MD (General Medicine) from JIPMER, Pondicherry. He pursued his senior residency and super-specialty training in Medical Oncology from AIIMS, New Delhi. Through his tenure spanning over 27 years in VMMC – Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, Dr Kataria rose from the position of a Senior Resident to the Head of Department, Medical Oncology before joining the Medanta Family.

He has various publications, articles and chapters published in prestigious Indian and
International journals (32).

Medical Qualifications

MBBSJIPMER, Pondicherry1982
M.D. Gen. Medicine.JIPMER, Pondicherry1987
Medical OncologyAIIMS, New Delhi1994
D.M. Medical OncologyAIIMS, New Delhi2008

Specialization and Expertise

  • Medical Oncology


  • Cancer Treatment and Research Communications :   Kush Gupta, Rebecca Walton, S.P. Kataria. Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting: pathogenesis, Recommendations, and New Trends. Cancer Treatment and Research Communications 26 (2021) 100278.  doi.org/10.1016/j.ctarc.2020.100278 , 2021
  • Breast Cancer :   Gaurav Bhashker, S. P. Kataria, Shivlok Narayan Ambedkar, Mukul Singh, Rajesh Kumar, Saurabh Kumar, Md. Saquib Mokhtar, Tarun Kumar, Gian Prakash, Breast cancer susceptibility gene 1 expression in breast cancer patients and its correlation with histopathological features using the immunohistochemical method in the Indian population. International Journal of Clinicopathological Correllation. 2020; 4: 30 - 4., 2020
  • International Journal of Molecular Immuno Oncology :   Vikas Talreja, Purvish Parikh, Mukesh Nagar, Satyapal Kataria, Survey for molecular reports in practicing oncologists in India. International Journal of Molecular Immuno Oncology. 2020; 5 (3): 117 - 20., 2020
  • International Journal of Contemporary Medicine Surgery and Radiology :   Jisa George, SP Kataria, HS Isser, The Co Relation of Serum Uric Acid with Risk Factors and Severity of Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) in Acute Coronary Syndrome. International Journal of Contemporary Medicine Surgery and Radiology. 2019; 4 (4): D107-D112, 2019
  • Metastatic breast cancer :   Dr Mayank Priyaranjan MD, Dr Ankur Nandan Varshney MD, Dr Mukesh Nagar MD, Dr A K Mandal MD, Dr B.B. Thukral MD, FICR,  Dr Satya Pal Kataria, MD, DM. Assessment of circulating tumor cells (CTCs) in peripheral blood in patients with metastatic breast cancer (MBC) and correlation of the level of CTCs before and during chemotherapy with the outcome. Accepted for publication in Astrocyte journal, Wolter Kluwer – Medknow (Indexed with Copernicus). Acceptance letter enclosed.,
  • Study Of Neutropenic Episodes :   Dr. Mahendra Kumar Meena MD, Dr. Saswata Saha MD, Dr. Mukesh Nagar MD,   Dr Satya Pal Kataria, MD, DM, A study of neutropenic episodes in chemotherapy-induced febrile neutropenia in solid tumors. Accepted for publication in Astrocyte journal, Wolter Kluwer – Medknow (Indexed with Copernicus). Acceptance letter with enclosed.,
  • BRCA Testing :   Purvish M. Parikh, J. Wadhwa, S. Minhas, A. Gupta, S. Mittal, S. Ranjan, P. Mehta, R. Singh, S. P. Kataria, S. Salim, M. Ahmed1, S. Aggarwal. Practical consensus recommendation on when to do BRCA testing. South Asian J Cancer 2018; 7:106-9, 2018
  • A Rare Presentation of Carcinoma Gallbladder :   Neha Antil, Shabnam Bhandari Grover, Amit Katyan, SP Kataria, Geetika Khanna Bhattacharya.  Imaging Diagnosis of Metastases to Breast: A Rare Presentation of Carcinoma Gallbladder. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 2017 Nov, Vol-11(11): TD01-TD03, 2017
  • Teratoma Syndrome :   Dr SP Kataria, MD, Dr Ankur Nandan Varshney, MD, Dr Mukesh Nagar, MD, Dr AK Mandal, MD, Dr Vidya Jha, MD. Growing Teratoma Syndrome: A review, Indian J Surg Oncol 2016. DOI 10.1007/s13193-016-0568-3, 2016
  • Haematological And Immunophenotypic Profile Of Acute Leukemias :   Anil Kumar*, s.p.kataria**, b.gupta¨, Sumita Saluja,, d.k.raut, A Clinical, Haematological And Immunophenotypic Profile Of Acute Leukemias In Adults In A Tertiary Care Centre In North India: A Cross-Sectional Study. Rec Adv Path Lab Med 2016; 2 (3 & 4) 1 – 7., 2016
  • Oncology Nursing Society :   Bhavesh Kumari RN, Saritha Shamsunder MD, SP Kataria MD, Vijay Zutshi. Clinical Trials in India. Chapter 64. Manual for clinical trials nursing 3rd edition. 2016. Published by Oncology Nursing Society, 125 enterprise drive, Pittsburg, PA 15275 – 1214. USA., 2016
  • Cell Lymphoma of Nasal Type with Predominant T – Cell markers :   Ankur Nandan Varshney, Rajesh Patidar, Mridul Malhotra, Mona Lisa Behra, Mukesh Nagar, SP Kataria. Extranodal NK / T – Cell Lymphoma of Nasal type with predominant T – cell markers: A rare subtype of rare disease entity. International Journal of Medicine and Public Health / Oct – Dec 2015 / Vol 5 / issue 4 pp128 – 130., 2015
  • Large retroperitoneal Low-Grade Extraskeletal Osteosarcoma :   Jiten Jaipuria, Ashok Kumar, Adla Satyanarayan, Satya Pal Kataria. Large retroperitoneal low grade extraskeletal osteosarcoma – A case report. BMJ case reports 2014. Doi: 10.1136 / bcr – 2014 – 203745., 2014
  • Leukemia After Treatment Of Primary Mediastinal Non-seminomatous Germ Cell Tumor :   Raina V, Medhi K, Kataria S, Kumar R, Chopra A, Kalita D, Kadam PA. Burkitt's leukemia after treatment of primary mediastinal non-seminomatous germ cell tumor. J Clin Oncol. 2008 May 1. 26(13): 2212-4., 2008
  • Journal of Medical& Paediatric Oncology :   Aarti Gupta, Prashanth G, SP Kataria, Dhiraj Baruah. Images in Oncology – Methotrexate induced Leucoencephalopathy. Indian Journal of Medical& Paediatric Oncology, Vol 28 No. 1, 2007., 2007
  • Journal of Medical& Paediatric Oncology :   Ajay Gupta, SP Kataria & V Kochupillai. Images in Clinical Oncology – 1: Radiation pneumonitis. Indian Journal of Medical & pediatric Oncology, Sept. 2006, Vol. 27 No.3, 39., 2006
  • Histoplasmosis With Reactive Haemophagocytosis :   Saluja S, Sunita, Bhasin S, Gupta DK, Gupta B, Kataria SP, Sharma M. Disseminated histoplasmosis with reactive haemophagocytosis presenting as PUO in an immunocompetent host. J Assoc Physicians India. 2005 Oct. 53: 906-7., 2005
  • Chemotherapy-induced Palmer Planter Erythrodysesthesia :   Bhasin S, Sunita, Gupta DK, Kataria SP, Saluja S, Sharma M. Chemotherapy-induced palmer planter erythrodysesthesia. J Assoc Physicians India. 2005 Feb. 53:155-6. , 2005
  • Acute Myeloid Leukaemia :   Kochupillai, S. Gopinath, L. Kumar, M. Nandy and S.P. Kataria. Mitroxantrone VS Doxorubicin and Cytosine arabinoside (Ara- C) in acute myeloid leukaemia. Proceedings XVI International Cancer Congress 1994, New Delhi. Monduzzi Editors S.P.A. Bologna (Italy) : 2643 - 2647., 1994
  • Study of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia :   Vinod  Kochupillai , Satya Pal Kataria,  Virendra K Sharma, Shyam Aggarwal,   Anandhi Ranganathan, Lalit Kumar, Manorama Bhargava, K.R. Sundram, Rajvir Singh, Subhash Chander.  Sixteen years study of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia In adults at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi. Ind. J. Med & Ped, Oncol, 1995, Vol. 16: 99 - 107., 1995
  • Bone Metastasis in Ovarian Cancer :   Lalit Kumar, V.L. Bhargava, R. C. Keshav Rao, G. K. Rath, S.P. Kataria. Bone Metastasis in Ovarian Cancer. Asia Oceania J. Obstet. Gynaecology. 1992, 18 (4): 309 - 313., 1992
  • Experience From An Indian Cancer Centre :   S.V.S. Deo, N.K. Shukla, S.P. Kataria, S. Goyal, K.K. Thakur, R. Nanda, V Raina. Prolonged Venous Access using Silastic Hickman Catheters: Experience from an Indian cancer centre. Indian Medical gazette. 1994, Vol. CXXVIII; 9: 315 - 319. , 1994
  • Extramedullary Plasmacytoma of Base of Tongue and Soft Palate :   Rajendra Kumar Tanwar, Satya Pal Kataria, Sudarsan De, Supada Mallick, Subirinder Kumar, S. Dattagupta, and Goura Kishore Rath. Extramedullary Plasmacytoma of Base of Tongue and Soft Palate, Pakistan Journal of Otolaryngology 1994, 10: 36 - 39., 1994
  • Multidisplinary Management of Adult Wilms Tumour :   B.M. Biswal, Punita Lal, S.V. Suryanarayana Deo, M. C. Sharma, S.P.Kataria, M. Sandhu.  Multidisplinary Management of Adult Wilms Tumour. Journal Indian Medical Association, 1995, Vol 93; No. 11: 433 – 34, 1995
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation :   Kumar L, Kochupillai V, Raju GMK, Sharma A, Chandy L, Nandy M, Kataria S.P, Kamble R, Ganeshan T, D’ Souza H, Joshi RC. GM-CSF in bone marrow transplantion.  Experience at IRCH, AIIMS, New Delhi. Blood, 1994  (Abstract 2834) 84 (10: Suppl. l): 712a, 1994
  • Acute Cerebellar Ataxia, Hepatitis, and Thrombocytopenia :   Awasthi, S. P. Kataria, M. Agarwal.  Acute Cerebellar Ataxia, Hepatitis and Thrombocytopenia in Chloramphenical Resistant Typhoid Fever; The Indian Practitioner, July 1993, Vol. XLVI No. 7, 493 - 495., 1993
  • Intravenous Iron Dextran :   Rajnish Avasthi, Mukul Agarwal, S.P.Kataria.  Meningism Following Intravenous Iron Dextran, JAPI 1991., Vol 39 ;  No. 5 :  428 - 429., 1991
  • Chloramphenicol- Resistant Enteric Fever :   Rajnish Avasthi, Mukul Agarwal, S. P. Kataria. Chloramphenicol- Resistant enteric Fever; JAPI 1992, Vol 41; No. 3: 208., 1992
  • Sternal Tuberculosis :   S.P. Kataria, Rajnish Avasthi.  Sternal Tuberculosis in combinatioan with Thalassemia; JAPI 1993, Vol 41; No. 7: 472., 1993
  • Fulminant Hepatic Failure in Chloramphenicol :   Avasthi, M.P. Agarwal, S.P. Kataria. Fulminant Hepatic Failure in Chloramphenicol - Resistant Enteric Fever: The Indian Medical Gazette. November 1992, Vol CXXVI; No. 11: 332 - 333., 1992