Dr (col) R Ranga Rao, VSM has been conferred many awards during his tenure in Armed Forces Medical Services of India and later in the civil practice.


    1. Col KK Gupta Memorial Gold Medal 1984 for standing first in Advance course Medicine 1982-84.
    2. Lt Gen R S Hoon Award 1994 for the original paper entitled “Immuno-phenotyping of Acute Leukaemia”
    3. Best Original Article Award MJAFI 1995 for original paper entitled “use of Long –term venous Access in patients of Acute Leukaemia and NHL”.
    4. Lt Gen RS Hoon Award 1996, for original paper entitled “Preliminary analysis of Alpha Interferon therapy in Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia”.
    5. Air Marshall Ajit Nath Guru Shanti Devi Award 1997 for original paper entitled “Impact of prophylactic use of Colony Stimulating Factors on neutropenia and infections in moderately intensive chemotherapy”.
    6. 2nd Best Poster Award Merck Serrano Oncology Summit Hong Kong March, 2012 : Palliative weekly chemotherapy along with cetuximab in recurrent and metastatic head and neck cancers an observational phase IV Retrospective Analysis.
    7. Distinguished service award by geriatric society of India: November 2012
    8. Sushruta Award 2018 Max Health Care for best innovative department.
    9. Sheetal Sahai Oration 2019 at Cancer institute and research centre, Gwalior.

Meritorious Service

  1. Awarded ‘Vishisht Seva Medal’ by President of India for meritorious and distinguished service rendered in Armed Forces on the eve of Republic Day 2006
  2. CEO’s Award Max health Care Nov 2017