Dr. Anil V Tumkur MD
Hematologist-Oncologist | Hematology & Oncology1410 TUSCULUM BLVD GREENEVILLE TN, 37745
Dr. Anil Tumkur is a hematologist oncologist practicing in Kingsport, TN. Dr. Tumkur specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of blood diseases such as anemia, hemophilia, sickle-cell disease, leukemia and lymphoma. Hematologist Oncologists are also trained in the study of cancer and its attack on other organs.
Education and Training
M.R. Med Coll, Gulbarga Univ, Gulbarga, Karnataka, India 1994
M R Med College 1995
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
- E Tn St U/James H Qullen College Med 1999
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