Dr. Sukumar Ethirajan obtained his medical degree from the Government Stanley Medical College, University of Madras. He completed a residency in clinical pathology from the Boston University Medical Center, a residency in internal medicine from North Shore Medical Center/Massachusetts General Hospital, a fellowship in hematology/oncology from the University of California and a fellowship in medical oncology from the University of Minnesota. He has served on medical advisory boards, scientific advisory boards, medical education boards, and institutional review boards as well as director of several cancer departments and as chairs of cancer committees. He has been honored by the Physician Recognition Award from the American Medical Association and is a member of the American Society of Clinical Society, the Metropolitan Medical Society of Greater Kansas City, and the Missouri State Medical Association.
Medical Education & Training
Medical School: Government Stanley Medical College, University of Madras
Residency: Boston University School of Medicine; North Shore Medical Center/Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship: University of Minnesota; Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Specialty Board Certifications: Am Bd Int Med - Status: Certified; Am Bd Int Med (Sub: Medical Oncology) - Status: Certified
Procedures and Conditions
Biopsies, Bone Marrow Aspiration, Bone Marrow Biopsy, Bone Marrow Disorders, Cancer Counseling, Cancer Pain Management, Chemotherapeutic Agents, Chemotherapy, Clinical Trials, Hematologic Disorder Treatment, Hematologic Malignancies, Intrathecal Chemotherapy, PET Scan (Positron Emission Tomography), Radiation Therapy, , Lymphoma , Non - Hodgkins Lymphoma , Breast Cancer , Colorectal Cancer , Head Cancer , Malignancy , Melanoma , Neck Cancer , Oral Cancer , Prostate Cancer , Skin Cancer , Spinal Cord Tumors , Thyroid Cancer