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Dr. Bhavesh Parekh

Dr. Bhavesh Parekh

M.B.B.S. , M.D- General Medicine , D.M- Medical Oncology Email: bhavesh.parekh@shalby.in Department: Oncology

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE

  • More than 20 years of clinical experience after passing M.D. – Internal Medicine
  • More than 20 years of vast Clinical & Laboratory experience in the field of both adult & pediatric Oncology and Hematology
  • Done around 500 bone marrow biopsies, 300 trephine biopsies, 100 liver biopsies, 1200 FNACs, 3500 Pleural / Ascitic tapping, 1200 Lumbar punctures/intrathecal treatments and 30 central venous catheterization
  • Trained at Asia’s biggest hospital – Civil Hospital & B.J.Medical College – during M.D.
  • Done rotation in Cardiology, Neurology, Gastroenterology, Critical care medicine and Nephrology with ample exposure to various scopies, dialysis and angiographies.

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE:

  • Co-Investigator study: DANASUNIB IN BONE METS
  • Attended GCP training course organized by Quintiles(India) Ltd.
  • Co-Investigator IN ATLAS study : study regarding breast cancer to know duration of Tamoxifen in adjuvant setting
  • Co-investigator in VORICONAZOLE-603 trial – a new antifungal drug Phase III trial.
  • Co-investigator in Meropenam – new antibiotic Post marketing trial.
  • Co-investigator in mesothelioma patients –MTA and Cisplatin
  • Co-investigator in Breast cancer trial for new Water soluble PACLITAXEL.
  • Co-investigator in Breast cancer trial – GEMCITE-TAXOL in metastatic breast cancer
  • Co-investigator in new Peg-interferon Vs Roferon in chronic myeloid Leukemia patients.
  • Co-investigator in Azoxifen trial for breast cancer
  • Co-Investigator in Phase 3 study of Bone Metastases with Advance Cancer or Multiple Myeloma since 2007
  • Co-Investigator in Phase 2 study of Breast Cancer in 2008.
  • Co-Investigator in Phase 2 study of Opioid Therapy in Cancer pain since 2008.
  • Co-Investigator in Phase 3 study of Renal cell carcinoma in 2009.

THESIS:

  • Study of 50 cases of SPONTANEOUS BACTERIAL PERITONITIS: For M.D. – Internal Medicine – 1995
  • Cisplatin 5- fluorouracil Vs Cisplatin Ifosfamide in recurrent \ residual Head & neck cancer: For D.M. – Oncology – 1998

PUBLICATIONS:

PRESENTED FOLLOWING PAPERS:

  • NEOADJUVANT CHEMOTHERAPY IN OSTEOSARCOMA

COAUTHORED FOLLOWING PAPERS:

  • Intrapleural Bleomycin in cytology positive malignant pleural effusion
  • Bisphosphanates – GCRI experience
  • L-Asparaginase induced neurotoxicity – GCRI experience
  • Growth pattern in treated patients of childhood ALL At Madurai — 9th biennial conference of ISMPO
  • Docetaxel in metastatic breast cancer –GCRI experience
  • Merkel cell carcinoma of skin – A case report
  • Cisplatin-Ifosfamide in recurrent\residual head & neck cancer At Jodhpur 10th biennial conference of ISMPO

CONFERENCES & SYMPOSIA ATTENDED:

  • 22ND annual conference of Association of Physicians of Gujarat held at Karamsad Jan2001
  • 20th annual convention of Indian association for cancer research at Ahmedabad Jan 2001
  • 52ND Gujarat state annual medical conference at Ahmedabad Nov 2000
  • International Hematology CME at Ahmedabad November 2000
  • Mid-annual conference of Association of Physicians of Gujarat held at Nadiad September 2000
  • ICON conference at Baroda august 2000
  • Breast cancer in new millennium: Nagpur Feb 2000
  • 15TH Asia-Pacific cancer conference: Chennai Dec 1999
  • Symposium on clinical trials – ICON at Mumbai AUG 1999
  • Second regional P.P.O. workshop at Ahmedabad Apr 1999
  • 20th annual conference of Association of Physicians of Gujarat Held at Jamnagar Jan 1999
  • 10th biennial conference of ISMPO held at Jodhpur Jan 1999
  • Satellite symposium of standard practices in hematopoietic transplantation At Tata memorial hospital, Mumbai Nov 1998
  • 39th annual conference of “ Indian society of hematology and blood transfusion” at Chennai Nov 1998
  • 19 Th annual conference of association of physicians of Gujarat held at Ahmedabad Jan 1998 and presented a paper on “HEPATITIS B in patients of hematological malignancies” WIN A BEST PAPER PRIZE AT STATE LEVEL
  • International Hematology CME and workshop on Hematopoietic stem cell harvesting and processing for transplantation. December 6-9, 1997, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai
  • First National Conference – Pediatric Hematology Oncology: November 8-9, 1997, Mumbai.
  • IXth Biennial Conference of Indian Society of Medical & Pediatric Oncology: 14-16, February, 1997, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • APICON 96: Annual conference of the Association of Physician of India Held at Kath-Mandu, Nepal JAN 1996 Presented a paper on
    “SPONTANEOUS BACTERIAL PERITONITIS”
  • International conference on kidney diseases held at Ahmedabad Feb 1996
  • IASO mid-con 96 Inter-national conference of Indian association of surgical Oncology held at Ahmedabad Oct 1996
  • National Update of GI disorders and Bone & Soft tissue sarcoma: January 11-12, 1996. Ahmedabad
  • 3rd INDIAN CONFERENCE ON HOSPITAL INFECTION AT AHMEDABAD DEC 1995 AND PRESENTED A PAPER ON ” VIRAL HEPATITIS IN PATIENTS OF ACUTE LYMPHOBLASTIC LEUKEMIA” WIN A BEST PAPER AWARD IN NATIONAL CONFERENCE
  • Mid annual conference of Indian Association of Surgical Oncologist: November 6-8, 1995 The Gujarat Cancer & Research Institute,
    M.P.Shah Cancer Hospital, Ahmedabad. PIN: 380 016, Gujarat, INDIA
  • Silver jubilee conference of association of physician of Ahmedabad
    Advances in internal medicine” held at Ahmedabad November 1995
  • International Conference on Uro-oncology: November 1995, The Gujarat
    Cancer & Research Institute, M.P.Shah Cancer Hospital, Ahmedabad.

Current Medical Association Affiliations:

  • Indian Medical Association – life member
  • Association of Physicians of Ahmedabad – life member
  • Association of Physicians of Gujarat -life member
  • Indian Society of Medical & Pediatric Oncology -life member
  • Indian Society of Hematology & Blood Transfusion
  • Indian co-operative oncology network- founder member
  • Organizing Secretary of 30th ICON held at Ahmedabad

SOCIAL SERVICES:

  • Former Vice –President : ROTARY CLUB OF AHMEDABAD MIDTOWN
  • Former Chairman : Cancer Awareness Committee Rotary District 3060
  • Former Secretary: LIONS CLUB OFAHMEDABAD YOUNG
  • Former GSE TEAM MEMBER: International fellowship in Sri Lanka From The Rotary International