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Neuro-Oncology

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Neurology
7th floor, MFCB
1685 Highland Ave.
Madison, WI 53705
MC: 2281

Ankush Bhatia

Assistant Professor

Education

- Medical School: Rush Medical College 
- Internship: Loyola University Health System 
- Residency: Rush University Medical Center 
- Fellowship: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center 

Medical Interests

Dr. Bhatia provides neuro-oncological care with special interest in the treatment 
of the following conditioms: gliomas such as glioblastoma, astrocytoma, oligodendroglioma, 
ependymoma; spinal cord tumors; other primary brain tumors such as central system 
lymphoma and meningiomas; brain metastasis (including leptomeningeal disease); neurological 
complications of cancer such as chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy and paraneoplastic 
disorders; histiocytic disorders such as Erdheim-Chester disease; neurofibromatosis; and pituitary tumors.

Research Interests

Dr. Bhatia is actively engaged in clinical and translational neuro-oncological research 
with the ultimate goal of discovering novel treatments for patients with incurable brain tumors. He is also 
interested in the intersection of neuroimaging, cognition, and patient quality of life and using multi- 
dimensional data to improve patient outcomes.

Teaching Interests

Dr. Bhatia is dedicated to education of fellows, residents, and medical students in all aspects of neuro-oncology.