Dr. Hemant P Thacker is an eminent Physician practising in Mumbai. In addition to general Medicine and Therapeutics he specialises in Cardio-Metabolic disorders, and has more than three decades of experience in this field. He is currently available for consultation at Bhatia Hospital (Tardeo), Breach Candy Hospital (Breach Candy) and at his private clinic at Sukh Sagar near Chowpatty Beach in Mumbai.

After obtaining the MBBS degree from Seth GS Medical in 1978, Dr. Thacker did his MD... [+]

Fellowships

  • Fellow of the American College of Clinical Endocrinology (FACE).
    USA

Accreditation

  • Chief Medical Advisor, Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd (The Times of India). 1990 onwards.
  • Chief Medical Advisor, Northern Marine Shipping Division (Navigation Medicine). 1994 onwards.
  • Medical Consultant, Mondial Assistance - a Paris-based International Insurance and Health Organization. 1998 onwards.
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Recognition

  • Principal's Prize for the Best Student of the Year. Jai Hind College, Mumbai.

    1974

  • Awarded the Vasant Phansalkar Scholarship and Gold Medal in Pharmacology for standing First in Pharmacology at the Second Year MBBS examination conducted by the Bombay University.

    1975

  • Prize for the Best Intern of Seth GS Medical College and KEM Hospital.

    1979

Research

Significance of Reciprocal Changes in the Anterior Chest Leads during Acute Inferior Wall Infarction – 53 Cases. Bombay University Project 1982.
Principal Investigator: Clinical Study of Verapamil 240mg SR (Sustained Release) in the Control of Mild to Moderate Hypertension – 20 Cases followed-up over 6 months. 1992.
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Publications

Presentation
Oral Potassium in the Control of Mild Hypertension. Paper Presented at the Update in Cardiology II. Mumbai. 1985.
Presentation
Clinical, Biochemical, Radiological and Pulmonary Function Correlation of 675 Workers Exposed to the Effluents in a Chemical Industry. Paper Presented at the International Conference in Occupational Medicine. Manila. Dec 1985.
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Training

Registrar and Tutor in Internal Medicine. KEM Hospital. 1981-1983.
Professor and Diplomate of National Board (DNB) Teacher in Internal Medicine at Jaslok Hospital. 2001 onwards.
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