Vijaya Gottumukkala

M.B;B.S, M.D (Anes), F.R.C.A

Brief Bio

Medical education: India.

Postgraduate training in Anesthesiology & Critical Care from: All India Institute of Medical Sciences,New Delhi India.

Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London.

Anesthesiology Residency Training in US: University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.

Anesthesiology Experience: India, UK, Canada and US.


Present position:


Deputy Chairman & Clinical Director

Director, Cancer Anesthesia Fellowship Program

Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Houston, Texas


Research & Academic Interests:

Effects of perioperative management on recurrence free and overall survival in patients with cancer.

Enhanced Recovery Protocols in major cancer surgery.

Educational programs relevant to perioperative care of the cancer patient.


Develop Onco-Anesthesiology as a specialty.