Dr. Deepthi Vilasini/Silymon

Consultant - Oncology
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Dr. Deepthi Silymon, MBBS, DNB, is a Medical Oncologist in the Department of Hematology and Oncology at Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC) in Abu Dhabi.

Before joining SSMC, Dr. Deepthi worked in renowned hospitals across multiple countries including India, Bahrain, and the UAE. After receiving her Bachelor of Medicine, and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from the University of Kerala, India, she underwent post graduate training in Clinical and Medical oncology, community oncology and palliative oncology certified by National Board of Exams, India and received multiple certifications in Medical Oncology from UK, Europe, etc. With 17 years of total experience and 13 years in oncology, Dr. Deepthi has managed a wide spectrum of cancer patients, including all solid tumor malignancies and hematological malignancies excluding acute leukemia.

Doctor can help with

  • Chemotherapy
  • Hormone therapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Providing palliative care to patients
  • Diagnosis and treatment of cancer
  • Comprehensive medical oncology treatment of all solid tumors


  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO)
  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)

Licences and certifications

  • Certified, Clinical Oncology - National Board (India)
  • Certified, Medical Oncology Specialty - Royal College of Physicians (UK)
  • Certified, (ESMO) European Society of Medical Oncology (EU)
  • Certified, Oncology Board Review - Dana Farber Cancer Center / Harvard University (USA)

Training and work experience

  • Medical Oncologist, Department of Hematology and Oncology,

    Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC), UAE

  • Teaching Staff to Oncology Residents and Undergraduate MBBS Students

    University of Kerala, India

  • Consultant Medical Oncologist

    Bahrain Specialist Hospital, Bahrain

  • Consultant Medical Oncologist

    SUT Royalé Hospital, India

  • Assistant Medical Oncologist, Amala Cancer Research Center

    Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, India

  • Research Assistant and Fellow Investigator, Department of Genitourinary Oncology

    Regional Cancer Center, India

  • Clinical Oncology Resident

    Regional Cancer Center, India


  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) National Board of Exams (India), DNB (Oncology)

    University of Kerala, India

Awards and recognitions

  • 7th Position in India and in the top 20% Worldwide in European Medical Oncologist Exam - ESMO

  • ABM Scholarship and Multiple Quiz Winner during school and undergraduate studies

  • Multiple Undergraduate Distinctions during Bachelor’s

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