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Tulika Ranjan MD

Neuro Oncology
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TGH Brandon Healthplex
TGH Cancer Institute Riverview
TGH Cancer Institute

Tulika Ranjan MD

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Dr. Tulika Ranjan is a renowned neuro-oncologist with the Cancer Institute at Tampa General Hospital. She has a wealth of experience in treating adult primary brain and spinal cord tumors and has conducted groundbreaking research on new therapies for treating glioblastoma (GBM).

Prior to joining Tampa General Hospital, Dr. Ranjan was the director of the Allegheny Health Network (AHN) adult neuro-oncology program that specialized in advanced modalities such as laser interstitial thermal therapy and cancer stem cell chemo-sensitivity testing. She also served as chairperson for AHN Cancer Institute Neurologic-Oncology disease site leadership team.

Before joining AHN in 2015, Dr. Ranjan was part of the collaborative clinical research team at Duke University’s Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center that developed a novel therapy using the polio virus to treat GBM, a highly aggressive form of brain cancer.

Dr. Ranjan’s prominent clinical trials include “Chemo ID for GBM,” which was a multicenter trial run at the national level. The trial results are positive and statistically significant.

She completed Executive General Management program from Harvard University to further support innovations in the health care field.

Conditions Treated:
Cancer:
• Brain cancer
• Brain metastases
• Glioblastoma
• Leptomeningeal disease
• Primary central nervous system (CNS) lymphoma
• Paraneoplastic syndrome

Benign:
• Ependymoma
• Pituitary adenoma
• Pituitary carcinoma
• Low-grade glial tumor
• Meningioma
• Schwannoma

Treatments Offered:
• Chemotherapy
• Clinical trials
• Immunotherapy
• Ommaya/intrathecal treatment
• Optune device
• Targeted therapy

Locations

TGH Brandon Healthplex
Address: 10740 Palm River Road
Phone: 813-844-7585
Fax: Unavailable
TGH Cancer Institute Riverview
Address: 3140 South Falkenburg Road
Phone: 813-844-7585
Fax: Unavailable
TGH Cancer Institute
Address: 3 Tampa General Circle
Phone: 813-844-7585
Fax: (813) 844-5877

Specialties

Neuro Oncology

Training

Medical School
Sri Krishna Medical College (India)

Residency
Neurology and Medicine
Rutgers University (Newark, N.J.)

Fellowship
Neuro-Oncology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (New York City, N.Y.)

General Management Program
Harvard Business School