Dr. Ravi Shankar, MD

Dr. Ravi Shankar, MD

Radiation Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Ravi Shankar, MD is a radiation oncology specialist in Melbourne, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Madras Medical College in 1986 and specializes in radiation oncology.

1430 Pine St

Melbourne, FL 32901

Contact Information

(321) 952-0898

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Shankar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Lung Cancer
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Shankar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shankar "Ravi Shankar is board-certified in radiation oncology. "

1  Specialties

  • Radiation Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Radiation Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

55  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Madras Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Continuum Cancer Center, Beth Israel Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Epr Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

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
Media & Publications

Dr. Shankar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shankar's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shankar to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Shankar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Thank god for Doctors. Like dr shankar. He made this experience. A much easier journey. Truth compassion and Empathy. Goes a very long way in this fight against Cancer. He have a staff that's out of this world. I have to name names. From the bottom of my heart. I want to thank Karen Rachel and...more
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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.
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Very personable -- highly experienced. Provides thorough information.
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