Dr. Mahesh Rajashekaraiah

Head of Haematology and Bone Marrow Transplant Department

MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Clinical Haematology), MRCP (The UK), Fellowship in BMT & Leukemia (Vancouver)

Specialties: Bone Marrow Transplant,Haematology,Organ Transplant

Dr. Mahesh Rajashekaraiah is currently working at SPARSH Hospital, Bengaluru as a Head of the Department of Haematology, Haemato-Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplant Department. He obtained his Postgraduate Master’s degree (MD) in Internal Medicine in the year 2006 and did his DM in Clinical Haematology from the prestigious KEM Hospital, Mumbai. He completed his one-year Leukemia and Bone Marrow Transplant Fellowship in Vancouver General Hospital/BCCA, Vancouver, Canada.

He is a keen academician and has worked as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at Siddhartha Medical College, Tumkur. He worked as a Super-specialty Medical Officer in the Department of Clinical Haematology, KEM Hospital, Mumbai.

His areas of interest are management of leukemias and lymphoma, stem cell transplant (autologous, allogeneic & umbilical cord blood transplant), evaluation and management of bleeding disorders, blood clots, anaemia.

Areas of expertise:

  • Management of leukaemia and lymphomas.
  • Autologous transplant for multiple myeloma on a day-care basis.
  • Thorough evaluation and management of haemoglobinopathies including bone marrow transplant for thalassemia and sickle cell disease.
  • Complete care of patients with bone marrow failure syndrome.
  • Management of clots and bleeding problems.
  • Immunodeficiency workup.

He has won several state and national awards. He has also addressed many gatherings about Haematological disorders and cancer. He also stood first in the university exams conducted by Nashik University, Maharashtra. He has also attended several national and international conferences and has been part of a Stem Cell Therapy Conference held in Montreal in 2014.

Hospital: SPARSH Hospital, Yeswanthpur

Address: 4/1, Tumkur Road, Yeswanthpur Bangalore, Karnataka 560022