- 2015 - MD (General Medicine). Kasturba Medical College & Government Wenlock hospital, Mangalore. MAHE, Manipal university, Karnataka.
AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS
ISHBT: Indian Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion
Research Studies: 1. “Estimation of Peripheral Blood CD34 count of subjects undergoing Stem Cell Harvest after giving Growth Factors and Harvest yield CD34 count” 2. Correlation of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus duration with the severity of Coronary Artery Disease.
Poster presentation: At EBMT, Marseille, France, 2017 1. Outcome comparison of hematopoietic stem cell transplant performed in HEPA and non-HEPA filter rooms: experience from a single center in India 2. Cost effective outcome of generic medicines used in CyBorD protocol induction and generic Melphalan Autologous transplant conditioning: A single centre experience in 25 patients of Multiple Myeloma.
At Hematocon 2016. 1. Total Knee Arthroplasty in patients with Hemophilia: Single Center experience in western India. 2. “Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for Beta-thalassemia major in the developing world: Experience from a center in western India”
Publication: Comparison of Severity of Coronary Artery Disease in Diabetic and Non-Diabetic Subjects using Gensini Score in Indian Subjects. Mahadeva Swamy et al., J Diabetes Metab 2014, 5:12.
Area of Expertise
Bone marrow and stem cell transplant including Autologous stem cell transplant etc.
Diagnosis and management of various hemoglobinopathies like Thalassemia major, sickle cell anemia etc
Diagnosis and treatment of various disorders of RBC,WBC and platelets- like anemia, Leukopenia, Thrombocytosis.etc
Management of bone marrow failure syndrome
Investigation and management of bleeding disorder.
Diagnosis and management of Primary Immunodeficiency Disorder.
Routine hematology : Hemogram and PS examination
Bone marrow aspiration and biopsy- diagnosis as well as reporting
Flowcytometry analysis diagnosis of Leukemia, Lymphoma, PNH
Hemoglobinopathies detection: HPLC.
Test for lupus anticoagulant- DRVVT
BLOOD BANK AND TRANSFUSION MEDICINE
Blood grouping- ABO and Rh testing
Coombs test: DCT,ICT
Detection of Alloimmunization
Blood component therapy
Blood component separation by Apheresis technique
Experience of more than thousands of bone marrow aspiration and biopsy.
Lumbar puncture as well as Intrathecal chemotherapy