Dr. Sapna Nangia [ Chief Radiation Oncologist ]

Dr. Sapna Nangia

Clinic Name: Apollo Cancer Institute

Address: Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, Sarita Vihar, New Delhi 110076

Days Available: Monday to Saturday

Timings: By Appointement, 9 am to 5 pm

Languages Known: English (UK), Hindi, Punjabi

Hobbies & Interests: Reading , Travelling, Painting

Academic Qualification :
  • Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institue of Medical Sciences, Lucknow
    M D Radiotherapy, Radiation Oncology
    1992 – 1994
  • Armed Forces Medical College, Poona
    1981 – 1985
  • Notre Dame Academy, Patna
    1979 – 1981
  • St.Joseph's Convent High School,Patna
    1970 – 1978

Work Experiance :
  • Radiation Oncologist, Apollo Cancer Institute, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi - 2012
  • Chief Radiation, Oncologist International Oncology Centre, Fortis Hospital, Noida, Delhi NCR - 2012
  • Senior Resident, Batra Hospital & Medical Research Centre - 1998.
  • Junior Resident, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences - 1994.
  • Captain, Army Medical Corps - 1990.
  • About - Dr. Sapna Nangia :

    Dr Sapna Nangia, graduate of Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC), Pune and postgraduate in Radiotherapy from Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS), Lucknow, works in the Apollo Cancer Institute, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi.

    Prior to this, she was heading the Department of Radiation Oncology at the International Oncology Centre, Fortis Hospital, Noida. The department became operational in Jan 2010, and successfully administers IMRT, IGRT and stereotactic treatments.

    Dr Nangia worked at Batra Hospital, New Delhi as Senior Consultant, Radiation Oncology from 1998 to 2009. During her stint there, Dr Nangia established the Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) program, acquired vast experience in the use of IMRT; and published data in the use of IMRT for cancers of the Head & Neck and Prostate. IMRT is a technique that reduces the side effects of radiotherapy while allowing the tumour to be treated accurately.

    Dr Nangia also has expertise in Brachytherapy for various disease sites - gynaecological cancers, soft tissue sarcomas and cancer of the tongue.

    She also has a keen interest in teaching and has served as faculty in teaching programs & conferences conducted by the Indian College of Radiation Oncologists(ICRO), Foundation for Head Neck Oncology (FHNO) and Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, besides contributing towards the DNB Radiotherapy program of Batra Hospital.

    Dr. Nangia is a member of the Association of Radiation Oncologists of India (AROI) and the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO) and did a short stint with the Army Medical Corps prior to postgraduation.

    She has trained under the aegis of ESTRO in various advanced aspects of radiation treatment.She has been an observer at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre New York, Moores Cancer Centre, UCSD San Diego.and Montefiore-Einstein Centre for Cancer Care,New York.She has also attended the 2010 Stanford SBRT Symposium.

Affiliations With Associations
  • Association of Radiation Oncologist of India( AROI)
  • European Society of Therapeutic Radiology & Oncology (ESTRO)
  • Foundation of Head & Neck Oncology
  • Cancer Sahyog
  • Global Cancer Concern India (GCCI)

    Facilities Available :
  • IGRT
  • IMRT
  • Rapidarc
  • Stereotactic Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery
  • 3D Planning Based
  • All allied and supportive services