Dr Ramesh Arunachalam
Dr Ramesh Arunachalam graduated from the University of Melbourne, in Melbourne, Australia in 1996 and moved to New Zealand in 1998. Dr Arunachalam completed postgraduate training in Radiation Oncology in 2010 in Auckland.
Dr Arunachalam is an enthusiastic, passionate and caring Radiation Oncologist who works as a Consultant at ARO and Auckland City Hospital. Dr Arunachalam’s areas of interest include Lung, Skin, Sarcoma and Paediatric malignancies as well as Stereotactic Radiotherapy and Non-malignant conditions.
Understanding Your Treatment
The Patient Pathway
We understand you may be anxious about having radiation therapy. Read about the patient pathway and what to expect before, during and after radiation therapy treatment. AT ARO we work closely with your radiation oncologist to develop an individualised treatment plan for each patient.Explore the patient pathway
There are over 200 types of cancer, and each cancer is named after the area the cell came from. Each organ of your body can have several kinds of cancer.
ARO offers a comprehensive range of treatment techniques to suit individual needs. You will receive world-leading treatment at ARO, with the best in diagnostic techniques, technologies and treatment plans based on international best practice.
Our radiation oncologists regularly participate in meetings with other medical specialists (often referred to as Multidisciplinary Meetings or MDMs). This means our specialists understand how best to work with your other specialists so your treatment is absolutely aligned.