Dr. Ravi Shankar, MD
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Oncology | Male

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Ravi Shankar is board-certified in radiation oncology. Dr. Shankar was an assistant professor of radiation oncology genitourinary, gynecology oncology and sarcoma programs at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa, Florida.

Biography

Dr. Ravi Shankar, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Melbourne, FL. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 31 years. Dr. Shankar is affiliated with Wuesthoff Medical Center - Melbourne, Holmes Regional Medical Center and Wuesthoff Medical Center Rockledge.

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Dr. Shankar's Reviews

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based on 19 total surveys (2 with reviews)
Dr. Shankar's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Answers Questions
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  • Time well spent
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  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (2)
in Rockledge, FL |
My wife and I met with Dr Shankar preparing for radiation treatment for prostate cancer. He was detailed about everything and felt comfortable that I was in the best hands possible. I would highly recommend him.
in Melbourne, FL |
Very personable -- highly experienced. Provides thorough information.
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Dr. Shankar's Care Philosophy

Ravi Shankar is board-certified in radiation oncology. Dr. Shankar was an assistant professor of radiation oncology genitourinary, gynecology oncology and sarcoma programs at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute in Tampa, Florida.

Dr. Shankar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Oncology
  •  Board certified in Radiation Oncology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Roland Nickens Award, Howard University Medical Center Resident/Faculty Scientific Research Forum, 2000
    • Henry Christian Award, American Federation for Medical Research (AFMR) for the year 1998, 1998
    • First Prize, Dissertation in Anatomy, in the first Medical year, Tamil Nadu State Anatomy Association, for the State of Nadu, India
    • The Eastman Kodak Radiology Resident/Fellows Symposium Award, 2002
    • National Neurology/Neurosurgery Resident Forum Award, National Medical Association Convention and Scientific Assembly, 2002
    • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) National Honor Medical Society, Membership, 2002
    • Charles S. Ireland Award, Howard University Medical Center Resident/Faculty Scientific Research Forum, 2001
    • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Research and Education Foundation, Roentgen Resident Research Award, 2002
    • Clinical Fellows Scholars Award, National Institute of Health/National Medical Association (NIH/NMA), 2002
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Board Certifications

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  • Radiation Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Vulvar Cancer

Education

  • Medical School
    Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University

    Graduated in 1986

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Continuum Cancer Center, Beth Israel Medical Center

    Completed in 2003

    Epr Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University

    Completed in 1998

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Oncology

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