Dr Anil Heroor Oncologist

(+91) 894 335 3391

Oncologist,Surgical Oncologist,Medical Oncologist,Clinical Oncology

Head of Department- Surgical Oncology

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Work hours
  • Mon-Fri

    07:00 - 18:00

  • Saturday

    07:00 - 14:00

  • Sunday

    09:00 - 12:00


Dr. Anil Heroor is a highly respected Oncosurgeon and Robotic Surgery Specialist, currently serving as the Head of Surgical Oncology at Fortis Hospitals. With over two decades of experience, he has successfully performed more than 15,000 cancer surgeries, specializing in breast cancer,

gastrointestinal cancer, and minimal access surgery. Dr. Heroor has received extensive training from prestigious institutions like Tata Memorial Hospital, Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital, and Kurume University Hospital, which has honed his expertise in cancer surgery. He is well-known for his pioneering work in establishing the Minimal Access Surgery Unit at Fortis Hospital for Cancer, which facilitates training for young surgeons. In addition to his clinical contributions, Dr. Heroor is actively involved in community outreach programs and social initiatives, demonstrating his commitment to cancer awareness and patient welfare.

Lymphoma :  A cancer of the lymphatic system, which is part of the immune system. It can affect lymph nodes, spleen, thymus, and other lymphoid tissues.

Brain Cancer :  A general term for tumors that develop in the brain or spinal cord. These can be malignant (cancerous) or benign (non-cancerous) and vary in their aggressiveness.

Congenital Neutropenia :  A rare blood disorder where a person has a low number of neutrophils, a type of white blood cell that fights infections.

Colorectal or Colon Cancer :  Cancer that starts in the colon or rectum, both parts of the large intestine. It's one of the most common cancers worldwide, but early detection and treatment can significantly improve outcomes.

Mixed Gliomas :  Brain tumors composed of multiple types of glial cells, which are the supporting cells in the brain. The specific types of glial cells involved determine the tumor's grade and aggressiveness.

Breast Cancer :  Cancer that develops in breast tissue. It's the most common cancer among women, but can also occur in men. Early detection and treatment is crucial.

Prostate Cancer :  Cancer that develops in the prostate gland, a male reproductive gland. It's a common cancer in men, but often grows slowly. Treatment options depend on the stage and aggressiveness of the cancer.

Aplastic Anemia :  A serious blood disorder where the bone marrow doesn't produce enough red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. This can lead to fatigue, increased risk of infection, and bleeding problems.

Cervical Cancer :  Cancer of the cervix, the lower part of the uterus. It's often caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV) and can be prevented through vaccination and regular screenings.

Rectal Cancer :  Cancer that starts in the rectum, the lower part of the large intestine near the anus. Treatment options are similar to colon cancer and depend on the stage of the disease.

Multiple Myeloma :  A cancer of plasma cells, a type of white blood cell found in bone marrow. It can damage bones, kidneys, and the immune system.

Area of Expertise
  • Oncologist
  • Surgical Oncologist
  • Medical Oncologist
  • Clinical Oncology
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  • Visiting Research Fellow at Department Of Oesophageal Diseases With Prof. Fujita At The Kurume University Hospital, Japan
  • Clinical Observer at The Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. New York, Usa. With The Thoracic Services
  • Fellowship at From Samsung Medical Center, Seoul South Korea For Laparoscopic Co- Related Surgery And Basic Robotic Surgery
  • Research Fellow at Visited The New York Presbyterian Hospital And Attended The Surgeries Conducted By Dr. Altoriki Who Is A Leading Figure In The Field Of Oesophageal Cancer.

Awards & Certificates

  • Awarded by the Nana Palkar Samiti for Service in Cancer Care on Doctors D day 2023
  • Awarded the “Vocational Excellance “ award by Rotary Club of Bombay Mulund Valley in 2019
  • Awarded Adarsh Dombivlikar’award in 2017 for medical and social activities.
  • Awarded the “Best Doctor of the year ” award by IMA Dombivli in 2016
  • Awarded ,‘Business leader ‘award by Param Mitra mandal , Thane
  • Awarded Times Excellence Award 2017 for service in healthcare
  • Best Paper award at ISOCON’02 from Indian Society of Oncology.
  • Best Paper Award at MASICON’96 held at Ahmednagar.
  • Varoon Mahajan Scholarship from Varoon Mahajan Trust, USA for training in thoracic service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, N.Y.USA.
  • Wockhardt Award 97 for standing First in MS in LTMM College, Mumbai.


King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College


MS (General Surgery)

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College


Senior Residence (Surgical Oncology)

Tata Memorial Hospital


Frequently Asked Questions

Dr. Anil Heroor practices at Fortis Hospital, Mumbai and Anil Cancer Clinic (Thane) - Thane West and 2 other centers.

Patients frequently visit Dr. Anil Heroor for Lung Cancer Surgery, Medical Oncology, Mediastinal Tumors.   

Dr. Anil Heroor has the following qualifications - MBBS, MS - General Surgery, Senior Residency Training Program (Surgical Oncology).