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Dr. Swarupa Mitra


Senior Consultant and Chief of Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary Radiation Oncology

Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute, Sector - 5, Rohini, Delhi - 110 085
Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute, Mahender Kumar Jain Marg, Niti Bagh, New Delhi, Delhi 110049

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Dr Swarupa Mitra is a well recognized Radiation Oncologist, with more than 15 years experience in treating cancer patients with advanced technologies. She is trained in the latest methods of Radiotherapy and had been a part of the team to start the first IGRT technology in New Delhi.

She had played a key role in establishing the Rural Cancer Centre at Mirpur in Haryana in 2005. She has been deeply involved in academic and research activities, along with social responsibilities.



  • Invited speaker at The International Neurology Conference in Dubai in 2016
  • Reviewer for articles in various International journals"”
  • Editorial Board Member of the HSOA Journal of Cancer Biology and Treatment
  • Authored chapters in Text books of Oncology"”
  • Instrumental in developing the radiation department of a rural based oncology centreat Rewari with high quality cancer treatment in 2005
  • Academic Incharge of B.Sc Radiation Oncology Technology degree course affiliated to Guru Govind Singh Indraprastha University, New Delhi.
  • Examination Evaluator for Graduation degree course Radiation technology at Guru Govind Singh Indraprastha University, New Delhi.

Research Projects"”(Ongoing)

  • Principal Investigator and as co-investigator in several Research Projects with ICMR (Indian Council Of Medical Research)
  • Joint study with Procure Proton Centre, New Jersey


  • Nominated Member of Project Advisory committee For Health Communication, Dept Of Science and Technology, Govt Of India
  • Selected among women achievers of the year by The Hindustan times 2015

Publication"”(some recent ones)

  • IN PRESS"”"Emerging role of neurocognitive sparing radiotherapy: Can it be the new standard of care?" accepted for publishing, -- Journal of  Neurology and NeurophysiologyMay 2017
  • Resurrection of whole liver radiotherapy"”A case report. J Egyptian Nat Cancer Inst (2017)"”
  • Dosimetric influence of photon beam energy and number of arcs on volumetric modulated arc therapy in carcinoma cervix: A planning study. Reports of Practical Oncology and Radiotherapy 22(1) February 2017
  • Recurrent Cancer of the Vulva: Clinicopathologic Prognostic Factors, Patterns of Recurrence, and Their Management.journal of gynecologic surgery volume 32, number 6, 2016
  • Dosimetric Comparison between Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy and 3 Dimensional Conformal Radiotherapy in the Treatment of Rectal Cancer --Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention 4935- November 2016
  • P0013 Role of adaptive radiotherapy in locally advanced head and neck cancer: A dosimetric analysis, European Journal of Cancer, Jul 2015
  • Improving the accuracy of target volume delineation by combined use of computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and positron emission tomography in head and neck carcinomas, Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics 11(4):746 January 2015
  • Hopes and hypes with image based brachytherapy: an indian experience with 53 patients. can it be the standard yet?-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, Dec 2014
  • Primary gastric Burkitt's lymphoma-- Rare tumors 6;5300 November 2014
  • Is volumetric modulated arc therapy (RapidArc) better than intensity modulated radiotherapy for gynecological malignancies? A dosimetric comparison, Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics 10(4):883-8 October 2014
  • CHAPTER103 --- Radiotherapy in Colorectal and Anal Carcinoma- Published by Jaypee in in Text Book of gastrointestinal Surgery,2016
  • Chapter on Gynae radiation Oncology in Text Book Of Oncology --- on Going
  • 'Hopes and hypes with image based brachytherapy: an indian experience with 53 patients. can it be the standard yet? --Abstract published in Asia pacific journal of clinical oncology, Nov 2014
  • Neoadjuvant chemotherapy followed by surgery vs definitive chemoradiation in treatment of localized carcinoma cervix -Abstract presented and accepted at European Cancer Congress, Vienna Austria in Sept 2015
  • "Dosimetric Influence of Photon Beam Energy and number of Arcs on volumetric modulated arc therapy: A planning study" Has been accepted for presentation poster at AMPICON 20151.
  • Image guided interstitial brachytherapy for locally advanced disease after external beam radiotherapy in a case of carcinoma cervix - our institutional experience. Journal of carcinogenesis, April 2016 Vol 15
  • Imrt in carcinoma cervix - maximizing the gain and nipping the side effects - RGCI experience --Asian Journal Of Oncology, April 2016 Vol 15
  • Case report of vaginal melanoma-- Asian Journal Of Oncology,April 2016 Vol 15
  • The impact of tumourregression in locally advanced carcinoma cervix during external beam radiotherapy and the need for adaptive planning ,
  • Have participated as invited speaker and panelist and chairpersons in national and international conferences.
  • Presented more than 100 papers in various conferences, CMEs and symposias and seminars.

Specialized Areas

  • Trained in Rapid Arc Radiotherapy at Yashoda Hospital Hyderabad
  • Trained in Respiratory Gating and advanced methods of radiosurgeries"”SRT/SRS, SBRT at Yashoda Hospital Hyderabad
  • Trained in PET Based Radiation Contouring and Planning
  • Trained at ESTRO in Image Based Brachytherapy.
  • Trained at TMH Mumbai for brachytherapy in Gynecological carcinomas

Educational Background

  • MBBS - RIMS, Ranchi, Jharkhand
  • MD - PMCH, Patna, Bihar


  • Presently working- Senior Consultant and Chief --Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary Radiation Oncology at Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre New Delhi
  • Consultant and Unit Chief at ARTEMIS HEALTH INSTITUTE, Dept of Radiation Oncology
  • Consultant and Head of the Department at MIMS and Cancer Hospital Rewari  -
  • Senior registrar, Radiation Oncologist at Apollo Cancer Institute, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi.
  • Specialist Radiation Oncologist at National Cancer Institute, Sabratha, Libya,
  • Specialist at Tripoli Cancer Centre, Tripoli Libya,
  • Resident at Mahavir Cancer Hospital, Patna.
  • Resident at Patna medical College Patna.


  • Indian Brachytherapy Society (AROI)
  • Indian Society Of Oncology (ISO)
  • Euopean Society of Theapeutic Radiation Oncology (ESTRO),
  • Ameican Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
  • International Pediatric Radiation Oncology Society (IPROS)
  • Indian Co-operative Oncology Network (ICON), (autonomous body of Indian Society of Medical & Pediatric Oncology)
  • International society of Gynecology oncologists.
  • Academic wing of AROI (ICRO)

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Our Locations
  • Sir Chotu Ram Marg, Sector – 5, Rohini Institutional Area, Rohini, New Delhi, Delhi – 110085, India

    +91-11-47022222 | Fax +91 11 27051037

  • Squadron Leader Mahender Kumar Jain Marg, Block K, Niti Bagh, New Delhi, Delhi 110049

    +91-11-45822222 / +91-11-45822200

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