Dr. Rakesh Vyash
MBBS & MD
Dr Rakesh Kumar Vyas is a seasoned oncologist and medical administrator with over 30 years of experience in teaching and patient care. He was the formerly the Director of Gujarat Cancer Research Institute (GCRI) which is a 700 bed hospital and research centre with a team of about 1500 staff. He did his MBBS & MD from SP Medical College, Bikaner, University of Rajasthan in 1980 and 1984 respectively.
Dr Vyas was instrumental in getting GCRI recognized as a “State Cancer Institute” during his tenure there. Dr Vyas personally specializes in radiation oncology and has over 35 years in teaching across various reputed institutes. Apart from this, he’s also a venerable speaker at innumerable national and international conferences and symposiums.
Dr Vyas has sound academic credentials as well. He has had multiple Fellowship stints overseas. Dr Vyas is also concurrently the Chairman of the BA Cancer Centre, Navsari, besides being involved in the establishment of a cancer centre in Sidhpur and a project in Rajkot, which is in the pipeline. He played a vital role in establishing medical protocols at GCRI. He has also travelled extensively to further advance his clinical experience and get exposure to the best practices from all over the world.