Sangeetha Ponnusamy Dr.

Radiation Oncology
English, Tamil, Hindi (basic)

Core competencies

  • Breast
  • Lung
  • Head & Neck, including thyroid
  • Prostate
  • Gynecological
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Skin
  • Lymphoma
  • Brain
  • Stereotactic radiotherapy


Dr Sangeetha Ponnusamy is a UK trained Consultant Radiation Oncologist with nearly 10 years experience in Radiation therapy. She has been awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Royal College of Radiologists.

She is well experienced in using Radiotherapy to treat various cancers and benign conditions and is well versed in using several treatment techniques such as 3DCRT, IMRT, VMAT, IGRT and Stereotactic radiotherapy. Her areas of specialisation include breast, lung, gastrointestinal, gynaecological, head and neck, skin cancers, brain tumours and stereotactic radiotherapy.

As an enthusiastic adopter of technical advances in radiotherapy, she has implemented several advanced radiotherapy techniques such as IMRT, VMAT, DIBH and Stereotactic Radiotherapy in her previous role as Consultant Clinical Oncologist in NHS, UK.

She is a strong advocate of evidence based medicine and over the years has contributed to several practice changing clinical trials. She is an active member of European Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ESTRO) and Royal College of Radiologists (RCR).

Having worked as a Consultant Clinical Oncologist in NHS, she moved to Abu Dhabi to establish the Radiation Oncology service at Mediclinic Airport road hospital.


M.B,B.S, FRCP (Edinburgh), FRCR (UK), CCT in Clinical Oncology (UK)
Affiliations, Memberships
1) Fellow of Royal College of Physicians (Edinburgh, UK)
2) Fellow of Royal College of Radiologists (Oncology)
3) Member of European Society of Therapeutic Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO)


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