Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai, India
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT
St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Dr. Shankar specializes in medical oncology and hematology. He treats all cancers and has advanced subspecialty expertise in lung and genitourinary cancers. His practice philosophy is very patient centered and built around the simple commitment to provide his patients what he would want in a doctor. His patients leave knowing someone knowledgeable, approachable and caring is there to give them advice tailored to their unique needs and access to the best treatment available, including clinical trials. In fact, while working in New Hampshire, Dr. Shanker was instrumental in establishing a clinical trials program at the hospital where he practiced.
When not working, Dr. Shankar unwinds with friends and family. He loves to cook, enjoys music, theater and a good book along with a healthy dose of hiking.