Rahul P. Bhandari, M.D.
Rahul P. Bhandari, M.D. is a Radiation Oncologist who specializes in all cancer sites and is experienced in stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT), stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT). Dr. Bhandari has a strong history in Academic Research in Radiation Oncology, leading projects and publishing peer-reviewed papers at Georgetown University, Northwestern University, the University of Mississippi, and the VA Sonny Montgomery Hospital.
Dr. Bhandari earned his undergraduate degree from George Washington University before going on to receive his medical degree through the University’s Medical Center early selection program. Dr. Bhandari completed his Radiation Oncology Residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident his last two years. Before joining TBRO, he was an attending physician at the VA Sonny Montgomery Hospital system, where he helped establish the Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy Program for Veterans in Jackson, MS.
Dr. Bhandari is a member of the American Society for Therapeutic Radiation and Oncology; the American College of Radiation Oncology; the American College of Radiology; the Florida Medical Association; and the Florida Radiological Society. Dr. Bhandari’s philosophy epitomizes personalizing cancer care by working closely together with his peers in other cancer specialties and providing patient-centered compassionate care through shared decision making and a comprehensive approach.
Dr. Bhandari lives in Apollo Beach with his wife and two children. When he is not working, Dr. Bhandari loves to spend his time outdoors and engages in a variety of activities, including running, biking, basketball, tennis, football, jet skiing and watching competitive sports.
Dr. Bhandari is associated with Tampa Bay Radiation Oncology, whose offices are in Wesley Chapel, Sun City Center, two in Tampa, and the CyberKnife Center of Tampa.