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HEMATOLOGY

 

TEAM VISION

To provide comprehensive, Holistic approach to patient care, treatment and patient education in hematological disorders.To bring world class service near to patient’s home and make a difference in treatment of hematological disorders.

 

 

HEMATOLOGY (HAEMATOLOGY): is the study of blood, blood forming tissues and organs, and blood disorders and the study of blood in health and disease. It includes problems with the red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets, blood vessels, bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and the proteins involved in bleeding and clotting (hemostasis and thrombosis). A hematologist is a medical doctor who applies this specialized knowledge to treat patients with blood conditions. Hematologists research, diagnose, and treat various blood disorders, including anemia, blood clots, bleeding disorders, and blood cancers.
Because blood runs through every organ and tissue in the body, Hematology has an enormous ripple effect extending to all fields of medicine. Modern advances made by hematologists have helped millions of people around the world, not only with blood disorders but also with heart disease, stroke, and scores of inherited diseases.

 

BLOOD DISORDER:

Why Should I Know About Blood Conditions?

When something is wrong with your blood, it can affect your total health. That is why it is important for you to know about some of the common blood disorders that may affect you. People may be affected by many different types of blood conditions and blood cancers. Common blood disorders include anemia, bleeding disorders such as hemophilia, blood clots, and blood cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma.

 

HAEMOSTASIS AND THROMBOSIS:

Diagnosis and management of haemophilia and other complex bleeding and clotting disorders. Specialist advice on risk Vs Benefit of long term anticoagulation, Need of thrombophilia screen in general population and in pregnancy.

 

 

HAEMOGLOBINOPATHY:

Service provides diagnostic facilities and expert advice on management of these disorders especially Antenatal screening for these disorders.

 

PRIMARY IMMUNODEFICIENCY DISORDER:

Diagnosis and management of  diseases like: Severe Combined Immunodeficiency, Common Variable Immunodeficiency, Hyper-IgM syndrome, HLH, Chronic Granulomatous disease etc.

 

TRANSFUSION MEDICINE:

Specialist advice on blood / blood component transfusion in massive blood loss and setting transfusion program for those patient with Haemoglobinopathy, who need long term blood product support. Advice on managing patient who refuse blood and blood product (Jevoha's Witness).

 

HEMATOLOGY-LAB:

We have a state of the art Hematology-Lab with the most modern equipment, capable of performing the full gamut of Hematology tests. Cases of anaemia, thrombocytopenia, neutropenia, bleeding disorders, Hematological malignancies, PUO, thrombosis are investigated in our lab.
The results are interpreted by the Hemato-Pathologist and Hematologist. We understand the emergency in haematological cases which often present as a medical emergency and we have a short Turn Around Time (TAT), with focus on quality assurance both Internal quality control and External Quality Assurance program (EQAS).

 

Talking to your doctor is the first step to take if you believe you may have a blood condition. If you are diagnosed with a blood disorder, your doctor may refer you to a Hematologist.

OUR DOCTORS

Dr Mahadeva Swamy B C

Hematologist -Oncologist & BMT physician
Hematology
(Goa)
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