Dr Nishad Dhakate is a postgraduate in Internal Medicine, from a prestigious Institute in Mumbai, after which he went on to earn a doctorate in clinical hematology and bone marrow transplant (BMT), from a renowned institute in Lucknow. He further received a Fellowship in BMT from the Vancouver General Hospital, Canada.
Dr Dhakate has performed over 400 bone marrow transplants and has special interest in autologous and allogeneic bone marrow transplants for various haematological disorders. He holds specialization in the area of haplo-identical (partially-matched) and cord blood stem cell transplant. He has several awards and national publications to his credit.
Dr Dhakate has attended many national and international hematology conferences and workshops and has addressed many gatherings and held several public awareness campaigns about haematological disorders.