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Parvathy Kurup MD

Radiation Oncologist

Parvathy Kurup MD


Dr. Parvarthy Kurup is board-certified in therapeutic radiology and a fellow of the American College of Radiation Oncology. She is also a member of the American College of Radiation Oncology and the American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology. She received her medical degree and completed an internship at Madras University, JIPMER Hospital in Pondicherry, India. Dr. Kurup completed her residency in therapeutic radiology at Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago, IL. She then worked at Neutron Therapy Center at Fermi Lab in Bavaria, IL for three years as a radiation oncologist and researcher. During that period she was a tutor at Rush Medical Center. Dr. Kurup has treated cancer patients with external beam, intracavitary, interstitial and stereotactic radiation in the past. More than anything, Dr. Kurup goes out of her way to reduce the fear and anxiety that comes with cancer through education and care. 

Hospital Affiliation
Vista Medical Center East - Waukegan, IL
Vista Medical Center West - Waukegan, IL

Education and Training

1977 - 1981
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois United States
Residency - Radiation Oncology
Madras University, JIPMER Hosptial , Pondicherry, India
Residency - Gynecology
Madras University, JIPMER Hosptial , Pondicherry, India
Internship
1969 - 1973
Madras University, JIPMER Hosptial , Pondicherry, India
Doctor of Medicine

Certification
Therapeutic Radiology, American Board of Radiology
American College of Radiation Oncology
Illinois State Medical License

Societies
American College of Radiation Oncology
American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology