Dr.Satish Kumar is a specialist in Clinical Hematology, with a distinguished academic career, which laid a strong foundation giving him a broad insight into the subject as Dr.Sathish acquired all the necessary skills to deal with the vast and challenging problems encompassing the field of Hematology and Bone Marrow Transplantation. Dr.Sathish Kumar has a vast experience in management of hematological malignancies like Leukemias, Lymphomas and Multiple Myelomas, Aplastic Anemia, Myelodysplastic syndromes and some Aggressive Lymphomas. Dr.Sathish is competent in chemotherapy management and rational administration of blood components. Dr.Sathish Kumar specially trained and has expertise in Bone Marrow Transplantation (BMT) and is proficient in the pre-transplant evaluation of patients and donors, as well as in the prevention and management of regimen-related toxicity, graft versus host disease and infectious complications of BMT.
Columbia Asia Hospital.
Dr. Sathish is one of the best Hematologist in Bangalore and has an experience of 20 years.
MBBS-1998, MD - Int Med - 2003, DM-2007, Fellowship in BMT - 2008.
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Hematology is a branch of medicine that concerns itself with the study of blood, the blood-forming tissues, and its diseases. The word "heme" comes from the Greek for blood and the physicians working in this field are called hematologists. Initially, hematologists complete a four-year medical degree which is followed by 3 or 4 years in an internship or residency program. Thereafter, they spend 2 or 3 more years of learning how to diagnose and treat blood disorders.
Common symptoms of white blood cell disorders are:
They perform tests to collect data on:
The basic reasons for referral to the hematologist are the finding of abnormalities on the blood count or symptoms experienced by the patient that the referring doctor believes may be caused by a disease of the blood, bone marrow or sometimes the lymph nodes.