Special clinical interest in Prostate, Bladder, Kidney, Penis, Testis, Testicular, Stomach, neuroendocrine, lung & Urological cancers.
Dr Prantik Das is a Clinical Oncologist specialising in the treatment of all urological, oesophageal, stomach, neuroendocrine and lung cancers.
Dr Prantik Das completed basic medical training in the UK and awarded MRCP in 2009. He subsequently joined Clinical Oncology training programme in Northern Ireland deanery. During his training, he obtained a postgraduate diploma from the University of London in Oncology. After completion of his FRCR in 2013, he went for Proton Therapy Fellowship at University of Florida, USA.
He is very interested in hypofractionated radiotherapy as a means to escalate radiation dose to tumours and improve outcomes for men with locally advanced prostate cancer. This radiotherapy can be optimally delivered with High Dose Rate brachytherapy or with Image Guided Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SABR).
Dr Das has been actively involved in various national and international clinical trials. He is a first author of a number of publications in peer-reviewed journals and also worked as reviewer in international journal. He has also contributed as author of Pocket Guide to Human Tumors and Cancer by CRC press USA.
Areas of interest
Radiotherapy; Chemotherapy; Biological Treatment, Novel Targeted Anticancer Drug Treatment; Image Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT); Home Chemotherapy; Prostate Cancer; Bladder Cancer; Kidney Cancer; Penis Cancer; Testis Cancer; Testicular Cancer; Stomach Cancer; neuroendocrine Cancer; lung Cancer; IMRT, IGRT, Adaptive Radiotherapy; Systemic Chemotherapy; Immunotherapy; Monoclonal Antibodies; Biological Therapy; Gastro-Intestinal Oncology; Endocrine Oncology; Urological Cancers; SABR
Prostate Cancer, Radiation Therapy, Pineal Parenchymal tumours, metastatic prostate cancer, proton therapy, hypofractionated radiotherapy, SABR, Brachytherapy
- American Society of Clinical Oncology
- European Society of Medical Oncology
- Royal College of Radiologist UK
- Royal College of Physician UK
Current NHS and /or University Posts
- Clinical Oncologist, Derby Hospital