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Upendra Parvathaneni, MD

Dr. Parvathaneni is a radiation onlcologist who specializes in head and neck cancer treatment for patients at UW Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, and SCCA Proton Therapy.

Patient Care Philosophy:

Treating a patient as I would like to be treated if I were one.

Dr. Parvathaneni's Resume


Title

  • Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology, University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Radiation Oncologist, University of Washington Medical Center
  • Radiation Oncologist, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance 
  • Radiation Oncologist, SCCA Proton Therapy, A ProCure Center

Clinical Expertise

Head and neck radiotherapy, intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT), neutron therapy, salivary gland malignancies, Merkel Cell carcinomas, skin cancer, melanoma

Research Interests
Clinical and technical research focusing on newer treatment modalities and techniques

Experience

  • Attending: St. George Hospital, Sydney, Australia
  • Attending: Wollongong Hospital,  Sydney, Australia
  • Attending: Liverpool Hospital,  Sydney, Australia

Education And Training

  • Advanced Fellowship: Univ. of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Residency: Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Radiologists Liverpool Hospital
  • Residency: Palmerston North Hospital
  • Internal Medicine: Auckland Hospital
  • Medical Education: Annamalai University, Rajah Muthaiah Medical College, 1993

More Information

Awards
1994 Chidambaram Doctor Palani Swaminathan Endowment Prize for standing First in Pre Clinical M.B, B.S Examinations

1994 Thiru Justice Venkatramaiah Endowment prize for Best Out Going M.B., B.S student of Annamalai University

Languages: English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu