Dr. Zuber Vaja

Head & Neck Cancer Surgeon

Dr. Zuber Vaja is a leading Head & Neck Cancer Surgeon with an experience of more than 10 years as a specialist in the field of head and neck cancer surgeries. He brings a vast experience with a unique background of Cranio-maxillofacial surgery. He initially trained in Cranio-maxillofacial surgery and subsequently trained in Head and Neck Cancer Surgery at Apollo-CBCC Cancer Centre Ahmedabad. He has performed over 1500 major Head & Neck cancer surgeries.
Today, with a truly international patient base extending to Asia, Africa, Dr. Vaja continues to widen his medical focus through Northwest Cancer Hospital, the first dedicated Head and Neck Cancer Hospital in Gujarat.
• March 2022 to November 2023 : Director, Northwest Cancer Hospital, Ahmedabad
• 2016 - 2022 : Consultant Head & Neck Surgical Oncology at Apollo-CBCC, Ahmedabad


  • Oral Cancer with reconstructive surgery (Tongue , Lip , Chick ,Palate, Jaws )
  • Management of very advanced oral cancer
  • Reconstructive surgery : Micro vascular free flap & local Oncoplasty for cancer reconstruction
  • Benign and malignant tumors of jaw bones
  • Salivary gland tumors
  • Surgical management of cancers of salivary gland, paranasal sinuses
  • Management of Benign tumors of head and neck region
  • Rehabilitation
  • Pain & Palliative care


  • Consultant Head and Neck Surgical Oncology at Apollo-CBCC 2018-2022 Ahmedabad
  • Advanced training in Microvascular free flap Reconstruction , Amrita institute, Cochin
  • Director, Northwest Cancer Hospital (March2022 at present)
  • Clinical Fellowship Head and Neck Surgical Oncology From Apollo CBCC Ahmedabad
  • Head & Neck surgical oncology observership from Basavatarakam Indo American Cancer Hospital & Research Institute Hyderabad.
  • Cranio - Maxillofacial Surgery at Hyderabad Dr NTR University of Health Science