Profile: Dr Suresh H Advani is the best-known oncologist working with the Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre at Peddar Road, Mumbai. Dr Advani is one of India’s first renowned cancer doctors.
Area of Expertise: Dr Advani specializes in the treatment of blood cancer, breast cancer, and multiple myeloma. He’s proficient at treating cancer of the bone marrow and conducting stem cell transplants. Dr Advani is actively involved in raising cancer awareness, cancer education and performing clinical trials.
Achievements: Dr Advani holds a long association with the fields of Medical Oncology and Haematology. He is one of the key architects in establishing the DM Medical Oncology Course at Tata Memorial Hospital. Some of his professional achievements are:
Awarded the Padmashri by the Government of India in 2002
Awarded the Padmabhushan by the Government of India in 2012
Lifetime Achievement in Oncology by Harvard Medical International in 2005
Gifted Teacher Award by the Association of Physicians in India in 2004