Shyam Hematology-Oncology Clinic, Director & Consultant Medical Oncologist 2008 - Present
Consultant Medical Oncologist, Apollo Hospital 2006 - Present
Stem Cell Transplant/Bone Marrow Transplant
Breast Cancer - Special Interest and Training
Head and Neck, Gastrointestinal, Liver, Lung Cancers
Non Chemotherapy Medicines
Deep Vein Thrombosis and Hypercoagulable States
ICU Hematology, Anemia, Thrombocytopenia
MD Oncology (USA)
MD Hematology (USA)
Diplomate American Board of Medical Oncology, Diplomate American Board of Hematology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University/Montefiore Medical Center, New York (Moses, Weiler, and Jacobi Hospitals) Fellowship in Medical Oncology Fellowship in Hematology (07/99-06/2002 )
Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan Chief Medical Resident - provided extensive administrative, teaching and clinical experience in a very large University program (06/98-06/99)
Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan (Harper Hospital, Detroit Receiving Hospital and Veterans Affairs Hospital) Residency in Internal Medicine (06/96-06/98)
St. Francis Hospital, Evanston, Illinois - Internship in Internal Medicine An affiliate of the University of Illinois at Chicago, a 400 bed Level 1 Trauma Center (06/95-06/96)
S.S.G. Hospital and Medical College, India - Internship Clinical rotations in Medicine, Surgery, OB & Gyn and Community and Preventive Medicine (03/93-03/94)
First and only doctor in Gujarat with American Board Certification in both Adult Hematology and Medical Oncology - seven years of continuous training in USA at premier institutes.
First and only successful Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplant in private sector in Gujarat
First and only successful Autologus Stem Cell Transplant for Acute Myeloid Leukemia in Gujarat.
First successful treatment of Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia and Thrombosis, with direct thrombin inhibitor lepirudin
Instrumental in setting up the First comprehensive private cancer center in Ahmedabad.
Established First certificate course for Hematology training in Gujarat.
First and only private hematology-oncology clinic with a trained counselor to help patients cope with diagnosis of cancer, and various treatment related issues.
First to offer truly Multidisciplinary Opinion and Treatment to patients - Patients get input from a Team of all 3 cancer treatment specialists i.e. Medical Oncologist, Surgical Oncologist and Radiation Oncologist, providing Best Chance of Cure/Results
Member Indian Society of Medical and Pediatric Oncology,Gandhinagar
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