Ajay Bhatnagar, MD, MBA
Ajay Bhatnagar, MD, MBA is a Board-certified radiation oncologist. He studied biomedical engineering and decided to apply technology to healthcare by pursuing a medical degree. During medical school he was intrigued by cancer biology and genetics and decided to specialize in radiation oncology.
Dr. Bhatnagar treats a wide range of cancers and benign conditions throughout the body and works very closely with other specialists to make sure his patients are getting the right treatment and the best results. He uses the latest radiation oncology technologies including IMRT/IGRT, SVRT and Electronic Brachytherapy.
As a radiation oncologist, Dr. Bhatnagar has participated in the development and research of Electronic Brachytherapy (eBx™) in the treatment of non-melanoma skin cancer, utilizing eBx, a non-invasive, painless procedure with exceptional cosmetic outcomes ideally suited for patients not interested in surgical treatments. Dr. Bhatnagar has lectured internationally regarding this treatment option and served as faculty for the American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) annual meeting. He continues to serve on committees on behalf of ABS and the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and is a key opinion leader for the role of radiation therapy in the treatment of non-melanoma skin cancer.
Dr. Bhatnagar currently serves as the president of the local state chapter of American College of Radiology (ACR), Arizona Radiological Society and is a member of ABS, ASTRO, AMA and ACR.
In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and twin children, traveling, playing golf and tennis and skiing.
Education & Training
University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute
Crozer Cheser Medical Center in Upland, PA
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine