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  • Dr. Sharat Damodar

    Dr. Sharat Damodar

    Vice Chairman - Oncology Services, Clinical Director - MSMC Senior Consultant & Head of Adult Haematology and BMT DNB (General Medicine), MD, DM (Haematology)

    • SpecialityBone Marrow Transplant, Haemato Oncology, Oncology

    • HospitalBangalore - Mazumdar Shaw Medical Center, Bommasandra, Bangalore - Narayana Medical Centre, Langford Town, Bangalore - Narayana Multispeciality Hospital, HSR Layout, Mysore - Narayana Multispeciality Hospital, Mysore

    • Bangalore
Haemato-oncology is the study of blood and lymphatic related cancers, their diagnosis, treatment and prevention. Blood related cancers account for 10% of all the cancers. Haemato-oncologist also look into blood related diseases like sickle-cell anaemia, thalassemia, haemophilia and iron deficiency anaemia. Haemato-oncologists work closely with other specialists such as radiation oncologists, surgeons, pathologists, radiologists, clinical oncologists and specialist nurses. Treatment decisions are made by the careful review of diagnosis and staging of the disease. The team of specialists then work out a treatment plan for the patient which mainly includes techniques like immunotherapy, bone marrow transplantation, cytotoxic chemotherapy and enzyme inhibiting drugs. Narayana Health Group is considered to be the best hospital for treatment of blood cancer in Mysore. NH uses a multidisciplinary approach for all blood and lymphatic cancers. The haemato-oncologists use imaging techniques like PET and MRI scan, immunophenotyping, molecular tests for mutations, cytogenetics to spot chromosomal changes in cells and histopathology to study tissue biopsy. They provide treatment for a wide range of blood cancers like lymphoma, acute and chronic lymphoblastic leukaemia, acute and chronic myelocytic leukaemia and multiple myelomas. For comprehensive care and guidance, schedule an appointment with our top specialists at Narayana Health Group.