Specialty: Haematology, Oncology, Paediatrics
Affiliated Hospital: Lilavati Hospital And Research Centre
Department: Department of Haematology, Oncology, Paediatrics
Gender: Female

Doctor’s Profile

DR SWATI R KANAKIA has been a part of Lilavati Hospital for over 16 years. She has been in practice for almost 20 years. St Jude Childrens Research Center in Memphis was where she received her international training and responsibilities. The CSIR Council for Industrial and Scientific Research awarded her a six-year Senior Research Fellow & Research Associateship. The Indian Academy of Pediatrics also gave her the Bibi Chand Scholarship.

She treats leukemias, lymphomas, Wilms tumors, neuroblastoma, and hepatoblastoma in children. Her expertise also includes thalassemia, hemophilia, low platelets, ITP, anemia, and bleeding in youngsters, as well as immune deficiency diseases and Histiocytic disorders.

She has given numerous talks and has trained postgraduate pediatric students in the subject of pediatric hematology oncology. Dr. Swati Kanakia is a known teacher for DNB Pediatric students at the Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre, where she is in charge of their education. She has also been appointed as an examiner by the DNB Board.

DR SWATI R KANAKIA is a member of the Indian Academy of Pediatrics, as well as the IAP’s Pediatric Hematology Oncology chapter and ISPID’s International Society of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (Indian Society for Primary Immune Deficiency). She is also a previous secretary of the Mumbai Hematology Group and a member of the Indian Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion. She has a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDBM) in addition to her medical credentials.


  • MD
  • DCH
  • PhD


  • Pediatric Hematology
  • Oncology and Primary Immune Deficiency Disease

Language Spoken

English, Hindi

DR SWATI R KANAKIA Appointment Process


Ambulance+91 9769250010
– Emergency/ Casualty8063/ 8064
– Admission Department8080/ 8081/ 8082
– Appointment – OPD8050/ 8051

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DR SWATI R KANAKIA Chamber Name & Address: Lilavati Hospital & Research Centre,
A-791, Bandra Reclamation, Bandra (W), Mumbai – 400050. India. (See on Google Map)

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