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Dr. C P Raghuram - Aster CMI Doctors

Dr. C P Raghuram

MBBS, MD, DNB, MRCPCH, FRCP, CCT

Consultant - Paediatric, Haematology, Oncology and BMT

Overview

Dr. C P Raghuram has over 20 years of experience in paediatric oncology, Haematology and BMT and is a consultant Paediatric Haematology, Oncology and BMT at Aster CMI Hospital. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP), Edinburgh, a Member of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK, Indian Academy of Paediatrics and a Member of the National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.

Dr. Raghuram’s areas of interest include treating children with cancer, children with leukaemia, lymphomas, brain tumours, solid tumours like Wilms tumour, neuroblastomas, bone tumours, soft tissue sarcomas, germ cell tumours, Retinoblastomas including giving high dose treatment and bone marrow transplantation. He treats children with blood disorders like anaemia, low platelet counts and clotting problems. He is involved in bone marrow transplantation for blood and immunological problems.

The highly experienced doctor, who has several presentations and publications at national and international levels, graduated in 1996 and then went on to get an MD in Paediatrics in 1999. He obtained Paediatric Higher Specialty Training at the Eastern Deanery Cambridge, UK. He has also undergone Paediatric Oncology training at various tertiary Paediatric Oncology centres in the UK: Christie Hospital-Manchester, Addenbrookes Hospital-Cambridge, Bristol Royal Hospital for Children-Bristol. He was working at the department of Paediatric Oncology at Royal Marsden Hospital, London before moving to India.

Area of expertise

  • Paediatrics, Haematology, Oncology and BMT
  • Treats children with cancer, children with leukaemia, lymphomas, brain tumours, solid tumours like Wilms tumour, neuroblastomas, bone tumours, soft tissue sarcomas, germ cell tumours, Retinoblastomas including giving high dose treatment and bone marrow transplantation. He treats children with blood disorders like anaemia, low platelet counts and clotting problems. He is involved in bone marrow transplantation for blood and immunological problems

Awards and Recognitions

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP), Edinburgh
  • Member of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK

Membership

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP), Edinburgh
  • Member of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK
  • Indian Academy of Paediatrics
  • National Academy of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Papers published

  • Transient Broca's aphasia as feature of an extradural abscess. Commondoor R, Eisenhut M, Fowler C, Kirollos RW, Nathwani N. Pediatr Neurol. 2009 Jan;40(1):50-3. doi: 10.1016/j.pediatrneurol.2008.06.018
  • A patient with leukaemia turns blue. Commondoor R, Murray MJ. Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed. 2009 Feb;94(1):10-7. doi: 10.1136/adc.2008.140533
  • Characteristics of severe metabolic acidosis associated with rotavirus gastroenteritis. A Dhelaria, R Commondoor, A Kar, M Eisenhut.Journal of Paediatric Biochemistry. 2010; 1 (4):297-301
  • Is there a role for high dose chemotherapy with hematopoietic stem cell rescue in patients with relapsed supratentorial PNET? Raghuram CP, Moreno L, Zacharoulis S J Neurooncol. 2012 Feb;106(3):441-7. doi: 10.1007/s11060-011-0690-6. Epub 2011 Aug 18. Review
  • CD34 positive-microgranular variant of acute promyelocytic leukemia in a child. Nargund AR, Patil GV, Raghuram CP, Venkataswamy E. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2012 Oct-Dec;55(4):574-7. doi: 10.4103/0377-4929.107828
  • Splenomegaly May Increase Rejection Rates in Matched-Related Transplants for Thalassemia, This Effect Is Mitigated by Additional Immunosuppression. Stalin Ramprakash, MD1, Neema Bhat, MD1, C P Raghuram1MD, Deepa Trivedi, MD2, Shaileshkumar Lavana3Priya Marwah, MD4, Rajpreet Soni, MD4, Rajat Kumar Agarwal5, Rakesh Dhanya5, Lawrence Faulkner, MD DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2018.12.170
  • Further papers at https://www.researchgate.net/scientific-contributions/2150229024_CP_Raghuram