Dr. Rajesh Thirumaran

Medical Oncology
Drexel Hill, PA
32 years experience male

Locations

Office

Drexel Hill, PA

Address

2100 Keystone Ave, null, Drexel Hill, PA
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

UnitedHealthcare

Office

Bryn Mawr, PA

About

Bio

MD BOARD CERTIFIED IN INTERNAL MEDICINE MEDICAL ONCOLOGY HEMATOLOGY

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Medical Oncology

Languages spoken

Tamil

Doctor Q&A

8 Answers
4 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajesh Thirumaran
Medical Oncology 32 years experience
Need clinical exam: Any mole even though has not changed shape, if you are concerned, should have it examined by a local MD
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajesh Thirumaran
Medical Oncology 32 years experience
Question for path: This test is done by molecular diagnostic companies like Foundation medicine, Caris Dx, pathology departments in moth hospitals. Most MD's may not hav... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajesh Thirumaran
Medical Oncology 32 years experience
Need an exam : Thyroglobulin is one of the markers used in follow up. A rise in the value would prompt you to see an Oncologist for a clinical exam, repeat the labs ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajesh Thirumaran
Medical Oncology 32 years experience
Need more info: Onset, duration, exacerbating factors. Would need to follow up with your physician for a physical exam
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajesh Thirumaran
Medical Oncology 32 years experience
Contrast: It may however contrast gives a better image
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajesh Thirumaran
Medical Oncology 32 years experience
Imrt vs gamma knife: Both are useful for different situations depending on the number, size and location of the lesions. Sometimes may be difficult to compare the roles wi... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajesh Thirumaran
Medical Oncology 32 years experience
MGUS: Not all patients with MGUS transform to myeloma. You may need regular followups with your oncologist to make sure you are monitored closely.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rajesh Thirumaran
Medical Oncology 32 years experience
Further tests needed: If the lymphglands are more than 1cm- would recommend further work up including a PET scan
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Testimonials
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Recommendations
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Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Thirumaran is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Dec 22, 2015
I am grateful for this doctor this Thanksgiving!
HealthTap member
This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks for your answer. I appreciate it.
HealthTap member
This was very helpful. Thanks!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Coimbatore Medical College
Graduated 1991MD

Residency

Main Line Hospital Lankenau

Residency

Main Line Hospital Lankenau

Awards

Top Doc, Main Line Today Magazine
Best Teaching attending physician, Lankenau Hospital
Honored member, Strathmore who is who

Affiliations

American Society of Clinical Oncology
Consultants in Medical Oncology and Hematology
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
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