Surgical Oncology

Dr. M Iqbal Ahamed

Senior Consultant and Director – Academics
Dr. M. Iqbal Ahmad

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Dr. M. Iqbal Ahamed tirelessly strives for the best and most current treatments medical science can offer to his patients and their families. This passion for knowledge and education led Dr. M. Iqbal Ahamed’s post as a senior consultant at the esteemed MVRCCRI, Calicut. Firmly committed to the community, Dr. M. Iqbal Ahamed maintains strong local ties through his frequent lectures on a wide variety of surgical oncology topics, and is considered as one of the top Kerala oncologists.

At the heart of Dr. M. Iqbal Ahamed’s practice is a passionate advocacy for the advancement of medical research for all cancer patients coupled with a vigilant dedication to making the latest therapy and treatment options available to his own patients. Known not only as one of the best surgical oncologists Kerala has to offer, but is additionally known for being very patient and friendly with doctors.

Dr. M. Iqbal Ahamed believes that knowledge is power and communication is essential to good patient care. As the Senior consultant in surgical Oncology at the MVRCCRI, Dr. M. Iqbal Ahamed has made it a personal goal to deliver compassionate, yet state of the art care in a healing environment.

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  • Work experience
  • Education
  • Awards & Honours
  • HOD and Professer,  Regional Cancer Centre, Trivandrum  till 2016,
  • Director, Malabar Cancer Centre, Kannur, November 2000 to July 2008.
  • MBBS, Kerala University,  1971
  • MS General Surgery, Banaras Hindu University, 1983.
  • Awards and recognition
  • Important papers and more

The MVRCCRI, set up by the Care Foundation initiated by Calicut City Service Cooperative Bank, is situated on 17 acre property at Vellalaserri in Kozhikode district with 300 bed strength spread over six lakhs square feet area. The Centre is named after the late CMP leader M. V. Raghavan. Inaugurated on January 17 2017, both the OP and IP departments are functional from January 18 2017. The Hospital established at a cost of INR 350 Crore has spent INR 150 crore for acquiring the latest Equipment.

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