Dr. Y. Nalini Consultant Radiation Oncologist

Dr. Y. Nalini

Dr. Y. Nalini

MD, DNB (Radiation Oncology)

Department: Radiation Oncology
Designation: Consultant Radiation Oncologist
Years Of Experience: 28
Day time OPD: MON - SAT 11:00am - 2:00pm
Location: Somajiguda
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Education Qualifications

Education Qualifications

  • MD (Radiotherapy), Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, 1994
  • DNB (Radiotherapy), National Board of Examinations, 1994
  • MBBS, Gandhi Medical College (Osmania University), Hyderabad, 1983
  • Professional fellowship: UICC (International Union Against Cancer) ICRETT Fellowship in 2000 on ‘Quality Assurance in HDR Brachytherapy’ at The Royal Marsden Hospital, London.
  • Professional fellowship: Advanced training in Image Guided Radio Therapy (IGRT) and Intensity Modulated Radio Therapy (IMRT) at MD Anderson Cancer Hospital, Houston, USA in 2007
  • Sr. Consultant Radiation Oncologist in Yashoda Hospitals, Somajiguda since 2009
  • Consultant Radiation Oncologist at Apollo Cancer Hospital, Hyderabad since 1995
  • Asst. Professor of Radiotherapy at Osmania Medical College from 1994 to 2001
  • Associate Professor at Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada from June 2001 to September 2003
  • Professor of Radiotherapy at Govt. Medical College, Anantapur from September 2003 to December 2004
  • Professor of Radiotherapy at MNJ Institute of Oncology (RCC), affiliated to Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad from December 2004 to 2008 (PostGraduate and Undergraduate courses).
  • Professor, HOD & Examiner Yashoda Hospitals for DNB (Radiation Oncology)
Services offeredServices offered
  • External beam radiotherapy with 3DCRT, IMRT, VMAT (Rapid Arc)
  • Advanced techniques – Stereotactic Radio Surgery (SRS)
  • Advanced techniques – Stereotactic Body Radio Therapy (SBRT)
  • Advanced techniques – Image Guided Radio Therapy (IGRT)
  • Radiotherapy for breast cancer – hypofractionation (less number of sittings for radiation) and DIBH technique in left sided breast cancers. Breast conservation therapy
  • Radiation therapy for gynecological cancers – IMRT, Rapid arc, IGRT, Brachytherapy
  • Head and neck cancers – concurrent/simultaneous chemoradiotherapy, IMRT, IGRT & VMAT
  • Liver and lung cancers
  • Sarcomas and brain tumor
  • Pediatric (childhood) cancers
  • Brachytherapy – Intracavitary radiation (ICR), Image guided brachytherapy & Intraluminal radiotherapy (ILRT)
  • Palliative radiotherapy and supportive treatment
  • Preventive cancer screening – Pap smear, mammogram, etc
Special Interest and ExpertiseSpecial Interest and Expertise
  • Expertise in the management of solid tumors with simultaneous chemotherapy, targeted therapy and hormonal therapy.
  • Gastrointestinal cancers and breast cancers with specialization in Internal Modulated Radiotherapy
  • Image-guided radiotherapy and Rapid arc radiotherapy & stereotactic body radiation therapy
Professional MembershipProfessional Membership
  • Association of Radiation Oncologists of India (AROI)
  • American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO)
  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • Union for International Cancer Congress (UICC)
Research & PublicationsResearch & Publications
  • Co-investigator in Multicenteric five arm study for efficacy and toxicity of ‘Wobe Mugose E’ in reducing Radiation toxicity.
  • Co-investigator in ATLAS study: International ATLAS (Adjuvant Tamoxifen Longer Against Shorter) Breast Cancer Treatment Trial
  • Open, Uncontrolled, Multicentre, Phase II Asia/Australian study of Erbitus`R` (Cetuximab) in combination with Irinotecan in patients with Metastatic Colorectal adenocarcinoma expressing the Epidermal Growth factor Receptor (EGFR) and having progressed on defined Irinotecan-based regimen as most recent treatment.
  • Trial investigator in ToGA Study (NCT01041404) - A Study of Herceptin (Trastuzumab) in Combination With Chemotherapy Compared With Chemotherapy Alone in Patients With HER2-Positive Advanced Gastric Cancer
  • An open label randomized phase II study of Two Different Dosing Regimens of Capecitabine in nation with Intravenous Docetaxel (Q3W) in Patients with Locally Advanced metastatic Breast Cancer.
  • A Randomized, open label, multicentre study of VELCADE with Rituximab or Rituximab alone in subjects with relapsed or refractory, rituximab naive or sensitive follicular B - cell - Non - Hodgkin`s Lymphoma. Protocol 26866138 - LYM - 3001; Phase 3
  • A Phase III, Randomized, Double - Blinded, Multi - Centre Study to Assess the Efficacy of Docetaxel in Combination with ZD6474 (ZACTIMA ) versus Docetaxel in combination with placebo in patients with Locally advanced or Metastatic (Stage IIIb - IV) Non - Small Cell Lung Cancer after Failure of 1st Line Anti - Cancer Therapy.
  • Multiple Myeloma - A Phase I / II a, Open - Label, Dose - Escalation Study to Determine the Safety and Tolerance, and Preliminary Activity of intravenous High - Dose Fluphenazine HCI in Patients with Advanced Multiple Myeloma.
  • Phase III Study of Lucanix tm (Belagenpumatucel - L) in Advanced Non - Small Cell Lung Cancer: An International Multicenter, Randomized, Double - blinded, Placebo controlled Study of Lucanix tm Maintenance Therapy for Stages III / IV NSCLC Subjects Who have Responded to or Have Stable Disease Following One Regimen of Front - line, Platinum - based Combination Chemotherapy
  • Oral Presentation 'Tropical Cephalalgia-a new clinical entity of headache'. at 54 th Annual Scientific Meeting of American Headache Society, June 2012 at Los Angeles, USA.
  • Poster presentation in XVI (UICC) International Cancer Congress held in 1994 at New Delhi titled `Concomitant Chemotherapy with cisplatin and 5 FU in advanced carcinoma, of oral cavity and Oropharynx’.
  • Poster presentation “Analysis of patients attending the headache clinic – An Indian Experience” at `World Headache 2000’ at London in the year 2000. Abstract published in the Journal Cephalalgia 2000; 20:307.
  • Yadala Nalini, Vivek Yadala, Sunil Devika, Swamy S Thirumalai. Rapid arc radiotherapy in a patient with bilateral breast carcinoma – 10 year follow up. International Journal of contemporary medical research. Research ISSN (Online): 2393-915X; (Print): 2454-7379 | ICV: 98.46 | Volume 6 | Issue 12 | December 2019
  • 'A retrospective study of thousand pap smears at Tertiary Care Centre.' International Journal of contemporary medical research. Research ISSN (Online): 2393-915X; (Print): 2454-7379 | ICV: 77.83 | Volume 4 | Issue 12 | December 2017
  • A rare case of fever of unknown origin: subcutaneous panniculitis like T-cell lymphoma' BMJ case reports 2015.doi:10-1136 / bcr-2015-211355
  • 'Multiple aneurysms and Rosai-Dorfman`s disease - Association or coincidence?' BMJ case Reports 2015;doi:10.1136/bcr-2015-212189
  • 'Huge mediastinal mass with minimal symptoms: thymolipoma.' BMJ case reports 2011;doi:10.1136/bcr.02.2010.8984
  • 'Analysis of patients attending headache clinic: Indian experience'. Cephaialgia May 2000,20(4) 307
  • 'Parasites and headache Indian experience.' HEADACHE: The Journal of Head and face pain, June 2002
  • 'Headache scenario South India' (Tropical cephalalgia) Headache:The Journal of head and face pain, vol 42 issue(5) (2002)
Research Grants & ProjectsFAQ'S
  1. 1. Why do patients frequently visit Dr. Y. Nalini?

    Patients frequently visit Dr. Y. Nalini for Radiotherapy for breast cancer, Radiation therapy for gynecological cancers, Head and neck cancers, Liver and lung cancers, Sarcomas and brain tumor, Pediatric cancers. To see more reasons visit the doctor’s profile on Yashoda Hospitals.

  2. 2. What is Dr. Y. Nalini's education qualification?

    Dr. Y. Nalini has the following qualifications – MD (Radiotherapy), DNB (Radiotherapy), MBBSMD (Radiotherapy), DNB (Radiotherapy), MBBS. You can book the doctor appointment through the doctor’s profile on Yashoda Hospitals

  3. 3. What does Dr. Y. Nalini specializes in?

    Dr. Y. Nalini is specialized in Expertise in the management of solid tumors with simultaneous chemotherapy, targeted therapy and hormonal therapy. Gastrointestinal cancers and breast cancers with specialization in Internal Modulated Radiotherapy, Image-guided radiotherapy and Rapid arc radiotherapy & stereotactic body radiation therapy.

  4. 4. Where does Dr. Y. Nalini practice?

    Dr. Y. Nalini practices at Yashoda Hospitals – Somajiguda

  5. 5. How can I book Dr. Y. Nalini appointment?

    You can book Dr. Y. Nalini’s appointment online for Online video consultation and Opd consultation

  6. 6. How many years of experience does Dr. Y. Nalini have?

    Dr. Y. Nalini has 27 years of experience in Robotic Sciences, Thoracic Surgery related problems treatment.


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