Dr. Kamalesh K. Sankhala, M.D.

Dr. Kamalesh K. Sankhala, M.D. Get a Second Opinion

Attending Physician, Internal Medicine

University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, TX

Areas of expertise

Hematology/Oncology, Drug Development, Sarcoma Medical Oncology

Bio

Dr. Sankhala earned a medical degree from the Sampurnanand Medical College, University of Rajasthan, Jodhpur, India. He completed a residency in internal medicine at the Ravindranath Tagore Medical College, Udaipur, India. After immigrating to the United States, he completed another residency in internal medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. He has completed a fellowship in hematology/oncology at Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Center, New Delhi, India, clinical research at the Sarcoma/Oncology Center in Los Angeles and additional training in medical oncology at the University of Texas Health Science Center.

He is currently an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas in San Antonio and team leader of the sarcoma medical oncology section of the department of medicine.

Education

School
Sampurnanand Medical College, University of Rajasthan, Jodhpur, India
Fellowship
Hematology/Oncology: Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Center, New Delhi, India
Residency
Internal Medicine: Ravindranath Tagore Medical College, University of Rajasthan, India (1997-2000) | University of Texas Health Sciences Center, San Antonio, TX
Internship
University of Rajasthan, India
Medical Degree
M.D.

Awards

Assistant Professor, Team Leader, Sarcoma Medical Oncology, Hematology-Oncology: University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX
Merit Award: American Society of Clinical Oncology Foundation 2005
Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology
Member, American Association of Cancer Research
Member, Connective Tissue Oncology

Publications

Available on request