Dr. Dhwanee Thakkar

Consultant Medical and Haemato Oncology , Cancer Institute



Specialist in Paediatric Haematology and Oncology

Trained as a Fellow in Haemostasis and Thrombosis from The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Scotland

Fosters special Interest in Haemophilia and rare bleeding disorders

Having specialised training in Paediatric Haematology Oncology, Dr. Dhwanee Thakkar brings along her expertise in diagnosing and treating Haematological Disorders in child..

Medical Qualifications

Fellowship in Haemostasis and ThrombosisRoyal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland2018
Fellowship of National Board (FNB) in Paediatric Haematology OncologySir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi2015
IAP Fellowship, Paediatric Haematology Oncology and Bone Marrow TransplantSir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi2015
M.D. PaediatricsSurat Municipal Institute of Medical Education and Research, (SMIMER), Surat, Gujarat2012
M.B.B.S.SMIMER, Surat, Gujarat2007

Specialization and Expertise

  • Paediatric Bleeding and Clotting disorders
  • Paediatric Haematology
  • Paediatric Oncology
  • Immunodeficiency disorders
  • Paediatric Haematopoietic stem cell transplants

Memberships & Certifications

  • International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH)
  • International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP)
  • European Society of Immunodeficiencies (ESID) Young member
  • Paediatric Haematology Oncology (PHO) Chapter of Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)
  • Indian Paediatric Haematology Oncology Group (InPOG)
  • Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP)

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Access to Insight Scholarship for advanced training in Haemostasis and Thrombophilias at Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, 2017
  • Travelling Scholarship for the 17th Biennial Meeting of European Society for Immunodeficiencies (ESID), 2016
  • Scholarship for attending Masterclass in Paediatric Surgical Oncology, organized at AIIMS, New Delhi under the aegis of EUPSA, 2015
  • Travelling Scholarship for SIOP Asia Congress organized at Seoul, South Korea, 2014
  • First prize for Poster Presentation: Infections in Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant set-up - midterm PHO meet , 2017
  • Gold Medal for MD Paediatrics, VNSGU, 2012
  • Rotating Gold Medal for scoring highest marks among all Post-graduate Faculties in the University, 2012


  • Hematology/Oncology and Stem Cell Therapy :   Skin involvement in Burkitt’s Lymphoma, 2018
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  • Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology :   Drug Rash, Eosinophilia, Systemic Symptoms (DRESS) in a child with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, 2017
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  • Pediatric Hematology Oncology; Journal 2 55-58 :   Dedicator of cytokinesis 8 mutation related combined immune deficiency: A single centre experience from India, 2017
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  • Pediatric Hematology Oncology; Journal 2 71-72 :   Ventriculo-peritoneal shunt associated ascites in a child with multicentric low grade glioma, 2017
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  • Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology; Volume 39 Number 8 :   Successful Reduced Intensity Conditioning Alternate Donor Stem Cell Transplant for Wiskott Aldrich syndrome, 2017
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  • Pediatric Blood & Cancer   :   Reduced-toxicity alternate-donor stem cell transplantation with posttransplant cyclophosphamide for primary immunodeficiency disorders, 2017
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  •  Pediatric Hematology and Oncology; Journal 1 99-100 :   Palisaded and Interstitial granulomatous dermatitis in a child with Acute Myeloid Leukemia, 2016
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  • Indian Pediatrics; Vol 52 245-46 :   Kawasaki disease with autoimmune hemolytic anemia, 2015
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