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What is Radiofrequency Ablation?

Dr. Piyush Kumar Agrawal
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Radiofrequency ablation is a medical procedure in which higher electric currents are generated to heat up a small region thereby destroying cancer cells and reducing pain.

Radiofrequency ablation is a minimally invasive procedure that destroys heart cells with the use of electrical energy and heat. Here imaging tests are used for guiding the needle inside the skin to reach out to a cancerous tissue. It then gets heated up to kill the cancerous cells. This technique is used to treat spot of cancer.


Dr. Piyush Kumar Agrawal

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Head and Neck Oncologist, Surgical Oncologist
Dr. Piyush Kumar Agrawal is a Head and Neck Oncologist practicing at Paras Hospitals located in Sushant Lok Phase - I, Gurgaon. Dr. Piyush specializes in Chemotherapy, Neck dissection, Flap surgery, Laryngectomy and Craniotomy Surgery. He has completed his MBBS from Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical College from Meerut. Further, he pursued MS from Sarojini Naidu Medical College in Jodhpur and MCh in Surgical Oncology from Gujarat Cancer Research Institute in Ahmedabad. Dr. Piyush Kumar Agrawal also specializes in cosmetic incisions for oral cancers. In these procedures he uses single incisions without transverse incisions. He also has his special interests in Parotid Surgery and Thyroid diseases. He is currently practicing at Paras Hospitals situated in Sushant Lok Phase- I, Gurgaon. Paras Hospitals is the first corporate hospital etablished in Gurgaon. The hospital has also received NABH certification along with NABL lab. Paras Hospitals has received "Lifetime Achievement Award" in the year 2016. The hospital also conducts different healthcare campaigns to create awarness among the patients. Dr. Piyush has worked with various hospitals such as Gangasheel Cancer Institute and Sai Hospital in Bareilly, SDN Hospital and Safdarjung Hospital in Delhi. Book a FREE appointment with Dr. Piyush Kumar Agarwal at Elacancer.com.
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