Dr. Uma M. Tendolkar Microbiologist in Mumbai

Dr. Uma M. Tendolkar
Microbiologist, Mumbai


  • Micro-Biology



  • Received the coveted Hargobind Fellowship
  • Received training at CDC,Atlanta, USA

Practice Information

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital, Mumbai

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital, Mumbai

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Road, Sion (West), Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400022

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Presented 30 papers at national and international conferences.
  • Organised several mycology related events including National level workshops and conferences
  • Photomicrography – Held several photomicrography exhibitions on mycotic infections at local & national level conferences. Contributed photographs to standard textbooks
  • On Advisory Body at National level conferences
  • Innovative Research  In Mycology :Simplified Gomori’s Methenamine silver staining for Fungi for Smears
  • The complicated Gomori’s methenamine silver staining has been simplified for routine Microbiology Laboratory use
  • Tobacco Agar: Tobacco agar is an innovative differential medium for Cryptococcus  first developed and reported at LTMMC which has paved the way for a number of interesting reports based on the culture medium  world over
  • Tobacco agar is enlisted as “ Rapid/Novel Diagnostic Technique” by eminent mycologists of India
  • 49 publications principally in the field of mycology in national and international journals. References have been greatly cited in journals and textbooks of repute eg. by Atlas of Medical Fungi  by De Hoog
  • Invited to Review articles and chapters in books for publication by international publishers