SAHANA KALMADI, MD

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Sahana Kalmadi is board-certified in medical oncology and hematology and practices at our Baptist South location. Dr. Kalmadi earned both her Bachelors of Medicine and Surgery and her Doctor of Medicine from Kasturba Medical College in Mangalore, India. Before moving to the US and switching to Hematology/Oncology, Dr. Kalmadi was a practicing Obstetrician/Gynecologist in India. Dr. Kalmadi joined CSNF in 2006 after being the assistant professor for the Division of Oncology at the University of Florida.

The diversity of her patients and colleagues keeps her interested and enthusiastic about her job: “I really enjoy getting to know different types of people and their backgrounds- it makes my job interesting and gives me different ideas and skills on how to help others.” “Helping my patients reach their goals gives me much pride,” she says.

When not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her family and playing video games.

Curriculum Vitae

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

Medical Oncology
Internal Medicine

FELLOWSHIP

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Hematology/Oncology
Albany Medical Center
Hematology/Oncology

RESIDENCY

Maimonides Medical Center
Kasturba Medical College/Mangalore University

EDUCATION

Kasturba Medical College
Doctor of Medicine in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Kasturba Medical College
Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery

HONORS & AWARDS

2003-2004
Amgen Fellows Award for Research on Breast Cancer Cell Lines
1997
Internal Medicine Resident of the Year Award for Excellence