Name: Kiran Kancharla, M.D.
Occupation: Choice Cancer Care, Lewisville/Flower Mound Oncology Group. I am board certified in internal medicine, hematology and oncology.
Birth date and place: June 18, India
Family: husband, Sreedhar, 44; son, Rohan, 17; and daughter, Neha, 15.
The one thing I enjoy most about my work is: patient satisfaction. I know my patients rely on me for more than just medicine. It is a privilege and an honor to be by their side throughout their cancer journey.
My business philosophy is: Listen to my patients and make myself available all the time.
If I could, I’d be: Mother Teresa.
I’m so sick of: video games.
The four guests at my fantasy dinner party would be: President Barack Obama, Tom Cruise, Oprah Winfrey and Sir Paul McCartney.
My hobbies are: traveling and cooking.
The last book I read was: The Twilight Saga by Stephenie Meyer.
I wish I knew how to: cure cancer.
My worst habit is: nail biting.
Nobody knows I: sing.
The person I most admire is: my husband.
My guilty pleasure is: chocolate.
I drive a: BMW 7 Series.
I’d like to be driving a: helicopter.
My favorite restaurant is: P.F. Chang’s.
I’m happiest when: I make my patients laugh.
I regret: nothing.
If I won the lottery, here’s what I’d do just for me: get a massage.
If I could change one thing about Denton, it would be: to promote going green.
When I retire, I plan to: write a book.
Community activities: Relay for Life and the Sandler-Kenner Foundation (which fights pancreatic cancer).