Dr. Satya Prakash Yadav

Qualification - MBBS, DCH, DNB

Specialization - Hematologist

Designation - Director

Location - New Delhi, India

Hospital(s) - Medanta The Medicity

Career Profile

Dr. Satya Yadav treats children with blood and cancer disorders at Medanta Hospital, Gurgaon, India. His clinical focus is primarily Paediatric Leukemia and blood & marrow transplantation. He has a goal to make BMT available and affordable to all those who need it. After finishing his training in Paediatrics from Delhi, he went to Sydney, Australia, and worked as a fellow (2002-2005) in Paediatric Hemato-Oncology at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead.

He has an experience of over 15 years and has performed more than 400 blood &marrow transplants including 50 unrelated donor/cord transplants and 50 Haplo identical Bone marrow transplants. He has published in various national and international journals with nearly 500 citations. He was a teaching faculty for fellowship of National Board of Examinations (FNB) in Paediatric Hematology Oncology at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital for 6 years. He has trained nearly 20 fellows in paediatric hematology oncology who are working as consultants within and outside India.


  • Director, Paediatric Hemato-Oncology & BMT at Medanta - The Medicity, 2016 till date
  • Associate Director & Head- Paediatric Hematology Oncology & BMT at Fortis Memorial Research Institute - 2013-2016
  • Associate Professor- Paediatric Hemato-Oncology & BMT at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, 2005-2013
  • Fellow in Paediatric Hemato-Oncology at The Children' s Hospital, Westmead 2002-2005
  • Registrar in Paediatrics at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, 1998 -2001
  • Resident in Paediatrics at Maulana Azad Medical College, 1996-1998

Clinical Focus

  • Paediatric Blood disorders
  • Paediatric Oncology
  • Bone Marrow Transplant

Awards & Achievements

  • Dr CK Bhalla Award 2002 Best Senior Resident in Pediatrics

Research and Publications

  • Role of prospective screening of blood for invasive aspergillosis by polymerase chain reaction in febrile neutropenic recipients of haematopoietic stem cell transplants and patients with acute leukemia- "British Journal Of Hematology" in 2006
  • Population pharmacokinetics of liposomal amphotericin B in paediatric patients with malignant diseases- "Antimicrob Agents Chemother" in 2006
  • Human heme oxygenase-1 deficiency presenting with hemolysis, nephritis, and asplenia- "J Pediatr Hematol Oncol" in 2011
  • Persistence of both cords nine months post double cord blood transplantation for juvenile myelomonocytic leukaemia - "Hematol Oncol Stem Cell Therapy" in 2013.
  • Paediatric Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation: Experience from the Developing World - "Pediatr Hematol Oncol." in 2013
  • Primary Immunodeficiency Disorders in the Developing World: Data from a Hospital-Based Registry in India - "Pediatr Hematol Oncol." In 2013
  • Successful treatment of Trichosporon asahii infection with voriconazole after bone marrow transplant - "J Pediatr Hematol Oncol" in 2013
  • Outcome of Paediatric Acquired Aplastic Anemia: A Developing World Experience - "Pediatr Hematol Oncol." In 2013
  • Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in Infants: A Single Center Experience from India - "Pediatr Hematol Oncol." In 2014
  • Barriers to cure for children with cancer in India and strategies to improve outcomes: a report by the Indian pediatric hematology oncology group - "Pediatr Hematol Oncol." In 2014
  • Management of childhood brain tumors: consensus report by the Pediatric Hematology Oncology (PHO) Chapter of Indian Academy of Paediatrics (IAP) - "Indian J Pediatr" in 2011


  • American Society of Hematology (ASH)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP)
  • Pediatric Hemato-Oncology (PHO) Chapter of Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP)



Procedures performed by Dr. Yadav performs 25 are below: