Dr. Y Rajani Priya


Dr. Y Rajani Priya

Medical, Pediatric & Hemato-Oncologist

M.D.(Paed), D.M.(Med.Onc.),ECMO, PDCR, MRCP( Med.Onc.)

Experience : 8+ Years

Expertise : Medical Oncology, Paediatric Oncology



Dr. Y. Rajani Priya is a  Consultant Medical Oncologist at Mahatma Gandhi Cancer Hospital & Research Institute, Visakhapatnam. She has over 8+ yrs of experience in offering specialized oncology care. She had successfully handled multiple complex cases and had done many bone marrow transplants so far.  She had specialized training in Pediatric Oncology at Tata Memorial Hospital.



Area(s) of Interest

  • Pediatric Oncology
  • Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Hematological Cancers
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation

Treatment(s)/ Procedure(s) Offered

  • Immunotherapy 
  • Chemotherapy
  • Targeted Therapy 
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation

Education & Training

Name of Institute(s)

  • DM (Medical Oncology) from Nizam`s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India
  • MD (Pediatrics) from Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam 
  • MBBS from Pinnamaneni Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Foundation, Vijayawada.


  • Passed MRCP (Medical Oncology) specialty certificate examination by the Royal College of Physicians
  • Cleared European society of Medical Oncology certification examination (2021) 
  • Cleared PDCR(Professional Diploma in Clinical Research) Certification Course
  • Completed Antimicrobial Stewardship Course by WHO 
  • Completed Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Observership from Tata Memorial Hospital (2022)

Professional Highlights


  • Got the Abstract Achievement Award from The American Society of Hematology for Poster Presentation at ASH 2018; San Diego, USA
  • Got a Travel Grant Award to attend ESMO Asia 2018 at ISMPOCON 2018, Jaipur


  • Yedla RP, Bala SC, Pydi VR, Kuruva SP, Chennamaneni R, Konatam ML, Paul TR, Gundeti S. Outcomes in Adult Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia: A Decade Experience. Clinical Lymphoma Myeloma and Leukemia. 2020 Apr 1; 20(4): e158-64.
  • Yedla RP, Bala S, Uppin MS, Gundeti S. Unusual cause of intestinal perforation during induction chemotherapy in acute myeloid leukemia. Journal of Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences. 2019 July 1;8(3):215.
  • Yedla RP, Bala SC, Pydi VR, et al. Complications during Induction Chemotherapy in Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia: An Institutional Experience South Asian J Cancer 2022
  • Palukuri NR, Yedla RP, Bala SC, Kuruva SP, Chennamaneni R, Konatam ML, Gundeti S. Incidence of febrile neutropenia with commonly used chemotherapy regimen in localized breast cancer. South Asian Journal of Cancer. 2020 Jan; 9(1):4.

Professional Achievements & Membership

  • Attended the Preceptorship on prostate cancer by ESMO- Nov 2018 
  • Reviewer of various national and international Journals
  • Author and Co-Author of publications in multiple National and International journals of repute Principal investigator in multiple clinical Trials 
  • Member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Member of the European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO)
  • Member of the Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP)
  • Member of the European Society of Gynaecological Oncology
  • Member of European Hematology Association, Mumbai Hematology group, PHO India