Personal profile: Dr. Kiran Kancharla, M.D.

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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).

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