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Dr. Akshat Malik

Head and Neck Onco Surgeon

Dr. Akshat Malik is a highly specialized Head & Neck cancer surgeon. He is holds a M Ch degree in Head & Neck surgery. He completed his Masters in Surgery (MS) from Delhi University. Thereafter, he was trained in the Head & Neck cancer surgery from the highly coveted Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai where he completed M Ch in Head & Neck surgery.

He was selected for a competitive Royal College of Surgeon’s senior clinical fellowship in advanced head & neck surgery from the prestigious Imperial College NHS Trust, London.

Presently he is working as Head and Neck Onco surgeon in Max Super Specialty Hospital, Saket, Delhi; where he covers the entire spectrum of head and neck cancer resections, including but not limited to robotic surgeries, laser resection, skull base resections, and challenging recurrent and salvage surgeries.

For six years, he learnt and refined the art and craft of managing all spectrums of head and neck cancers in a multi-disciplinary and evidenced based manner.

He has been part of various clinical trials and has published extensively in several international journals. He has been an invited reviewer for many prestigious international and national journals.

He has also contributed chapters to various authoritative books in the specialty. He has been actively involved in academics and in training surgeons in head and neck cancer surgery both in India as well as in London.

He has been a proponent for increasing cancer awareness amongst general public and has helped train specialists, medical officers as well as auxiliary healthcare workers in cancer screening.

He has written invited articles related to head and neck cancers in several languages in leading newspapers in the country.He follows an ethical approach towards managing his patients and is driven by patient satisfaction and good functional results.

Work Experiences

  • Presently at Head and Neck Onco surgeon in Max Hospital, Saket, Delhi.
  • Senior Resident, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai
  • Clinical Fellow, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai
  • Specialist Senior Resident, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai
  • Senior Clinical Fellow, Imperial College NHS Trust, London

Education and Training

  • MBBS – Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore
  • MS – Delhi University
  • DNB – National Board of Examinations
  • Fellowship in Head Neck Surgery – Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai
  • M. Ch. (Head & Neck) – Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai
  • Visiting Fellow, Royal Marsden Hospital, London
  • Visiting Fellow, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane
  • Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) Senior Clinical Fellow in Advanced Head & Neck Surgery – Imperial College NHS Trust, London


  • Foundation of Head & Neck Oncology
  • Association of Otolaryngologists of India
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Indian Association of Surgical Oncology
  • National Academy of Medical Sciences
  • Indian Society of Thyroid Surgeons
  • ENT UK
  • British Association of Head & Neck Oncologists


  • Annual Best Paper Award 2018 by Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology (Triple O) journal
  • Ist prize in Anoop Raj Resident’s Quiz at scientific session of the 35th annual conference of The Association of Otolaryngologist of India (Delhi Chapter) held on 28th-29th April 2012
  • Prize for Best Dissected Specimen in dissection competition held at Dept of Anatomy, SAIMS, Indore on 13 December 2004.

Research Papers and Publications