Breast Cancer Surgeon in Gurgaon

Dr Rajeev Agarwal is one of the senior most surgical oncologist & breast cancer specialist in Delhi- NCR

About Dr. Rajeev Agarwal

Dr Rajeev Agarwal is one of the senior most surgical Breast cancer surgeon in Gurgaon – NCR region with more than 40 years of surgical experience.

After completion his training in cancer surgery from Safdarjung Hospital Delhi & Tam Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, he has served in the past as senior consuktant at Dharam Shila Cancer Hospital, delhi & Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Delhi.

Presently he is working at Medanta Hospital, Gurugram as Senior Director, Breast services.

At Medanta, he is treating complete spectrum of breast diseases, Benign or cancerous. His area of interest are breast conservation, sentinel node biopsy & oncoplastic breast surgery

Achievments & awards

Dr. Rajeev Agarwal biography

  • Medical Qualifications
  • Memberships & Certifications
  • Awards & Accomplishments
Fellowship(Surgical Oncology) Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai 1986
Senior Resident(cancer Surgery) Safdarjang Hospital, Delhi 1985
M. S.(Surgery) GSVM Medical College, Kanpur UP 1982
M.B.B.S. GSVM Medical College, Kanpur UP 1978
  • Indian Society of Oncology
  • Association of Surgeons of India
  • Indian association of Palliative care
  • Indian Association of surgical Oncology
  • European Society of Medical Oncology( ESMO)

An invited faculty in The International Conference on Palliative Care organized By Vatican, Rome & presented a paper on Palliative Care in Hindu Context, 2004

Professional Experience


Senior Director, Department  of  Breast  Services, Medanta, The Medicity  Sector 38, Gurgaon, Haryana 122001 since October 2013. This is a centre of excellence dedicated to management of  breast diseases both benign & malignant. The centre is fully equipped with state of art technology both in terms of diagnosis( mammotome, MRI guided biopsy, stereotactic biopsy of breast) & treatment( sentinel node biopsy with hand held gamma probe, oncoplastic  breast surgery, breast reconstruction, chemotherapy with facilities of bone marrow transplant & radiotherapy with IGRT & cyberknife)


1. Senior Consultant and Chairman in surgical oncology at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi since September 2001 to September 2013. The department of surgical oncology was started with my appointment. Hence I was involved in the setting of initial standards of surgical oncology in this center.

2. Senior Consultant in surgical oncology at Dharamshila Cancer Hospital, Delhi since July 1994 till September 2001. This center was commissioned in July 1994 while my association antedated this by few years. Hence I was part of the team in the setting up of operation theatres and establishing initial standards of surgical practice in the hospital.

3. Senior Consultant in surgical oncology at Batra Cancer Center, Batra Hospital, New Delhi since August 1999 till June 2001. In addition to clinical responsibilities and tumor board meetings, I am keenly involved in oncology professional educational exercises and C M Es for general practioners.

4. Honorary Consultant with Shanti Avedna Ashram, New Delhi since 1994 – a hospice for cancer patients. This is only hospice in Delhi catering to the needs of terminally ill cancer patients. Thus I have gained considerable experience and insight on Palliative Care.

5. Earlier, I developed my grounding in this field during my Senior Residency in Surgical Oncology at Safdurjung Hospital, New Delhi (1983–85) and later at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai where I was a Clinical Fellow for a year in 1985-86. In these institutions I was involved in active patient care as well as participating in seminars, journal clubs, conferences etc.

6. My undergraduate and postgraduate years were spent at GSVM Medical College, Kanpur, U.P.


  1. ‘Completion Thyroidectomy for carcinoma Thyroid’ Head & Neck Surgery May/June 1987.
  2. ‘Carcinoma Cervix Presenting as Primary Breast cancer’ Indian Journal of Pathology & Microbiology 30:283-286, 1987.
  3. ‘Breast Conservation Therapy in The Management of Early Breast Cancer’ Hospital Today 1998 vol.3 no.12, 767-776.
  4. Recent Advances in Oncology’ C M J I 1998.
  5. ‘Giant Sacral Ependymoma – Case Report’ (accepted for publication in Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology)
  6. ‘Cancer of the Lung’ a chapter in a book – Lecture Series in Geriatics, published by Health Care Promotion Trust in the year 2000.
  7. Manuscript on ‘Tumor Markers’ for Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Dept. of Academics in 2003
  8. Primary prevention of breast cancer, a review article in The Ganga Ram Journal

Presentations & Participation

I am very regular in attending & presenting papers in various oncology related conferences, workshops & CMEs held in India.

Work Experience

Designation Name of Institution Period
Senior Director, Dept of Breast Services Medanta, The Medicity Gurgaon, Haryana, India Oct 2013 – Till Date
Senior Consultant Surgical Oncology Sir Ganga Ram Hospital New Delhi Sep 2001 – Sep 2003
Senior Consultant Surgical Oncology Dharamshila Cancer Hospital Delhi July 1994 – Sep 2001
Senior Consultant Surgical Oncology Batra Hospital New Delhi Aug 1999 – Jun 2001
Clinical Fellow Tata Memorial Hospital Mumbai Apr 1985 – Apr 1986
Senior Resident Surgical Oncology Safdurjung Hospital New Delhi Oct 1983 – Apr 1985


  1. Revision Thyroidectomy – an experience of 15 years’ in Second Biennial Conference of Indian Society of Clinical Oncology at Bombay 1988.
  2. Delivered a guest lecture on ‘Oral Cancer’ in First North Zone Dental Conference at Yamuna Nagar in 1988.
  3. Paper on ‘Rehabilitation in Palliative Care’ in W.H.O. workshop on Palliative Care at New Delhi in 1997.
  4. Paper on ‘Rehabilitation in Palliative Care’ in Annual Conference of Indian Association of Palliative Care at Mumbai in 1998.
  5. Paper on ‘Role of Hospice in Palliative Care’ in Pre – Conference Workshop on Support System in Cancer at New Delhi in 1999.
  6. A paper on ‘Palliative Care” at Inter – national Seminar on Psycho-Social Oncology at New Delhi in 1999.
  7. A paper on ‘Surgery of Breast Cancer’ –international update on cancer, March 2002
  8. A paper on ‘Neo-Adjuvant Chemotherapy of Operable Breast Cancer’ at National Update on Cancer, March 2003.
  9. Faculty for Foundation Course in Palliative Care at All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India & delivered a lecture on Palliative Care- A Multidisciplinary Approach on Feb. 17th 2004
  10. Was an invited faculty in The International Conference on Palliative Care organized By Vatican, Rome & presented a paper on Palliative Care in Hindu Context on 12th Nov. 2004

Extra Curricular Activities

1. Extremely interested in Palliative care in cancer & is providing Voluntary Medical Services to Shanti Avedna Sadan New Delhi, India.

2. Computers in Medicine.

3. Interested in Organizing the seminars, conferences, workshops etc.

Why Choose Dr Rajeev Agarwal as your Breast Cancer Surgeon In Gurgaon?

  • Dr Rajeev Agarwal is the most senior breast cancer surgeon in Gurgaon with over 40 years of experience in breast surgery
  • He has the expertise to perform even the most challenging and complicated breast surgeries
  • Having practised in and around Delhi for over four decades, his experience and training in the most advanced surgical procedures offer him an edge in breast surgery
  • He has received various recognitions including the best surgeon of national repute
  • Dr Rajeev Agarwal was the pioneer of breast surgery in the private sector and has mentored many students and continues to be a beacon of light to budding breast surgeons
  • He works closely with medical oncologists and radiation specialists and works on providing a well-rounded approach to all his patients and remains the best breast cancer surgeon in Gurgaon
  • Dr Rajeev Agarwal combines his vast experience with the latest technology to provide the best services for his patients
  • With Dr Rajeev Agarwal, the focus is always on patient satisfaction and service quality
  • He uses the most advanced diagnostic tools to make an early diagnosis which can be critical in determining the patient outcome
  • Dr Rajeev Agarwal has made a mark in innovative and extremely specialized procedures such as sentinel node biopsy, breast conservation, and oncoplastic plastic surgery
  • His skill in performing breast surgeries with the utmost precision and accuracy is well known among the medical world as well as among the patients he has cared for.
  • He practices in a state of the art facility equipped with the latest advancements in diagnosis and therapeutics and offers the best breast cancer treatment in Gurgaon
  • For over two decades, he has served as the senior consultant of breast surgery services at various facilities and is now heads the Department of breast surgery
  • He is very passionate about providing palliative care for breast cancer and offers his hand as often as possible
  • He has more than ten publications to his credit in many national and international publications related to oncology
  • He is a regular at attending as well as organizing workshops and staying updated with the recent advances for the well-being of his patients.

How much does breast cancer surgery cost in India?

Here is an average cost estimate of breast cancer surgery in India

Procedure Cost estimate
Lumpectomy Rs 1,57,800 – Rs 2,53,680
Partial mastectomy Rs 2,25,000 to 3, 38,500
Total mastectomy Rs 2,56.000 to Rs 3,10,000
Modified radical mastectomy Rs 2,63,000 to Rs 3,21,000
Radical mastectomy Rs 3,12,450 to Rs 3,35,000

The cost of breast cancer surgery depends upon

  1. The type of procedure
  2. Location of the hospital
  3. The expertise of the surgeon
  4. Your health condition

Dr Rajeev Agarwal is the top breast Cancer Surgeon in Gurgaon offering great results.

Which hospital is best for breast cancer?

  • Medanta hospital is the best for breast cancer treatment in Gurgaon
  • The breast cancer surgical department is headed by its Director Dr Rajeev Agarwal- the top breast Cancer Surgeon in Gurgaon
  • Dr Rajeev Agarwal is the most renowned breast surgeon in Delhi and has over 40 years of experience in breast surgery and conservation
  • Medanta hospitals is located conveniently and our facility is equipped with the latest advancements in breast cancer treatments
  • We are committed to providing the best services to all our patients and adhere to strong ethical standards
  • Medanta hospitals is committed to excellence, compassion, and innovation and world-class care
  • Our mission is to deliver the best care with quality and commitment to our oath
  • Medanta has been on the forefront of world-class care for over a decade
  • We have been ranked the best private hospital consistently and this assures you of the best care

Treatment Options

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