Designation / Role: Clinical Director of Surgical Oncology at the Yashoda Cancer Institute, Yashoda Hospitals, Hyderabad
Specialty: Oncology

Dr. Chinnababu Sunkavalli is the best Robotic Surgical Oncologist in Hyderabad, with over 20 years of experience. He currently serves as the Clinical Director of Surgical Oncology at the Yashoda Cancer Institute, Yashoda Hospitals, Hitec City.

Education Qualifications

  • Advanced Liver Surgery Fellowship at New Tokyo Hospital, Japan
  • Robotic Surgery Training in Paris, France
  • Robotic Surgery Training at Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, USA
  • Fellowship Training at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Institute, New York, USA
  • Fellowship at Long Beach Memorial Hospital, LA, USA


  • Currently working as a Clinical Director-Surgical Oncology, Sr. Consultant Surgical Oncologist and Robotic Surgical Oncologist at Yashoda Hospitals, Hitec City
  • 2012-Present: CEO, Founder & Director, Grace Cancer Foundation
  • 2012-2022: Consultant Robotic Oncosurgeon, Apollo Hospitals
  • 2007-2012: Consultant Surgical Oncologist (Cancer Surgeon), Kamineni Hospitals

Services offered
Surgical treatment for cancers of -

  • Uterus
  • Cervix
  • Ovary
  • Breast
  • Colon
  • Stomach

Special Interest and Expertise

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Robotic Surgical Oncology
  • Minimally Invasive Oncosurgery

Professional Membership

  • Member of the Indian Association of Surgical Oncology (IASO)
  • Member of the Indian Medical Association (IMA)

Research & Publications

  • “Project Ashray: Planning a Time Constrained Project," published and available on the Harvard Business Publishing Education Website

Awards and Achievements

  • Awarded as The Best Doctor by The King Foundation, August 2022
  • Awareness on Oral Cancers-Largest Oral Hygiene Lesson, Business Case Study by Grace Cancer Foundation, Guinness World Records 2019
  • Vaidya Rathna Award, Suman Foundation, 2012


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