Dr. KalaichelviApollo Doctor

Dr. Kalaichelvi


Medical Oncology

23+ years experience






Apollo Hospitals Cancer Centre Nandanam

Anna Salai, Rathna Nagar Chennai Tamil Nadu

About Doctor

Dr. Kalaichelvi stands out as one of Chennai's premier and most seasoned medical oncologists, currently affiliated with Apollo Hospitals. With over two decades of dedicated service in the medical field, she has earned a reputation for excellence in patient care. Her extensive experience spans nearly 16 years of specialized focus on treating women grappling with challenging conditions like ovarian, endometrial, cervical cancers, gestational trophoblastic disease, and rare gynecological malignancies. Dr. Kalaichelvi's professional journey includes a distinguished tenure as a Professor and Head of the Department of Medical Oncology at the esteemed Madras Medical College, Chennai. She has actively contributed to numerous research and trial initiatives aimed at enhancing cancer treatment methodologies nationwide. Notably, she has been instrumental in advancing the field of pediatric oncology, underscoring her commitment to comprehensive cancer care across all age groups. As a testament to her expertise and dedication, Dr. Kalaichelvi is affiliated with prestigious medical organizations such as the Indian Society of Medical and Pediatric Oncology and the Tamil Nadu Medical and Pediatric Oncologist Society. Operating from Apollo Hospitals Cancer Centre Nandanam, Dr. Kalaichelvi brings her wealth of experience and qualifications, including MBBS, MD, and DM degrees, to offer a comprehensive range of services in medical oncology. Her areas of expertise encompass a wide spectrum of conditions, including but not limited to actinic keratosis, cholangiocarcinoma, hairy cell leukemia, ovarian cysts, acute lymphoblastic leukemia, renal cell carcinoma, Langerhans cell histiocytosis, malignant melanoma, gastric cancer, and breast lumps. With her unwavering dedication and profound expertise, Dr. Kalaichelvi continues to be a beacon of hope for patients battling cancer in Chennai and beyond.

If you're in need of a Oncologist  in your area, Dr. Kalaichelvi could be an excellent choice for personalized and top-notch medical attention.



1. Indian Society of Medical and Paediatric Oncology

2. Indian Society of Oncology

3. European Society of Medical Oncology




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How can I take an appointment with Dr Kalai Chelvi ?

To book an online appointment with Dr Kalai Chelvi, you can visit the app/website of Apollo 24/7, search for Dr Kalai Chelvi name, and click on the ‘Consult’ button. Once you make the payment and confirm the consultation, your online appointment will be booked for the chosen appointment time.

Where does Dr Kalai Chelvi practice?

Dr Kalai Chelvi offers online consultations on our web platform Apollo 24/7 and Apollo 24/7 App. Also, available for physical consultations at the following locations:

Apollo Hospitals Cancer Centre Nandanam,Chennai

What is the educational qualification of Dr Kalai Chelvi ?

Dr Kalai Chelvi is a Medical Oncologist with over 23 Yrs. years of experience and has the following qualifications -MBBS MD,DM

What languages can Dr Kalai Chelvi speak?

Dr Kalai Chelvi can speak English.

Why do patients visit Dr Kalai Chelvi?

Patients visit Dr Kalai Chelvi for Medical Oncology related problems. To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Apollo 24|7.