Consultant - Haematology

MBBS , DNB (General Medicine), MD (General Medicine), DM (Clinical Haematology)

Location Fortis Hospital Anandapur, Kolkata


Monday (10.00–12.00)

Thursday (1.00–4.00)

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Dr. Prantar Chakraborti is a renowned Clinical Haematologist. After completing his MD in General Medicine, Dr. Chakraborti completed his DNB in General Medicine and DM in Clinical Haematology from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. He is the recipient of many national and international accolades including Royal College of Physicians International Bursary, Harold Gunson Fellowship, and Marie Curie Action Fellowship. Besides Dr. Chakraborti has received specialised training in Ethics of Human Subject Research, Biostatistics from Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, and Stem Cell Transplantation from King College, London. He is a professional Member of: American Society of Haematology Life Member, Indian Society of Haematology Blood Transfusion Life Member, Association of Physicians of India Life Member, Indian medical Association Dr. Chakraborti is an expert in many aspects of Clinical Haematology and has a special interest in Haemopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation, Thalassemia, and Translational Research. He was the Scientific Secretary at the 51st Annual Conference of Indian Society of Haematology and Transfusion Medicine.


  • Hemopoietin Stem Transplantation
  • Thalassaemia and Haemoglobinopathies


Royal College of Physicians International Bursary for Study visit to Department of Haematological Medicine & Bone Marrow Transplantation, King's College Hospital, London (June 2008)
Best Oral Presentation Award at the ESO Inside Track Conference on "Leukemia's: Molecular Insights of Treatment Paradigms" at Mumbai (March 2008)
Marie Curie Action Fellowship for Oral Presentation at 11th ESH-EMBT Training Course: Hemophoietic Stem Cell Transplantation at Alicante, Spain (April 2007)
Medal for Proficiency in Thesis Work MD (General Medicine) - (2001)
First Certificate of Honour in Medicine (2001)
Dr. UP and DP Basu Award for Best Speaker in the Symposium on "Recent Advances in Blood Transfusion" (1995)
Dr. C.S. Dawn Award for Best Speaker in the Student Symposium on "Pharmacotherapy of Diarrhoea" (1994)
Calvert's Silver Medal in Medicine (1994)
Duke of Edinburgh's Prize in Clinical Surgery (1994)
First Certificate of Honour in Pharmacology and Therapeutics (1992)
Second Certificate of Honour in Community Medicine (1992)
Class Assistantship in Community Medicine (1992)