Dr. Holavanahalli S. Keshava-Prasad, MD

Dr. Holavanahalli S. Keshava-Prasad, MD

Oncology | Male | 57 years old

EDUCATION Dr. Prasad graduated with a medical degree from the Bangalore Medical College in...Read more

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EDUCATION Dr. Prasad graduated with a medical degree from the Bangalore Medical College in India. He received graduate training...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Oncology
      • Cancer Research
      • Hematology
      • Hematology & Oncology
      • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
      • Internal Medicine
      • Medical Oncology

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      • Hematology
      • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
      • Internal Medicine
      • Medical Oncology
      • Oncology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acute Leukemia
      • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
      • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
      • Adrenal Gland Cancer
      • All Lymphoma
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Anemia
      • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bile Duct Cancer
      • Bladder Cancer
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Cancer
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Cancer
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Cancer
      • Carcinoma in Situ
      • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
      • Cervical Cancer
      • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
      • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • ENT Cancer
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gynecologic Cancer
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Hodgkin's Disease
      • Hypercoagulable State
      • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
      • Kidney Cancer
      • Leukemia
      • Leukocytosis
      • Liver Cancer
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lymphocytosis
      • Lymphoma
      • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
      • Melanoma
      • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
      • Myeloma
      • Myeloproliferative Disorders
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Neutropenia
      • Nodular Lymphoma
      • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
      • Oral Cancer
      • Osteosarcoma
      • Ovarian Cancer
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Pancytopenia
      • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
      • Pleura Cancer
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
      • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Purpura
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Sickle Cell Disease
      • Skin Cancer
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Testicular Cancer
      • Thalassemia
      • Thrombocytosis
      • Thrombosis
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Tongue Cancer
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Uterine Cancer
      • Uterine Diseases
      • Vascular Disease
      • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Vulvar Cancer

      Procedures Performed

      • Cancer Treatment
      • Chemotherapy
      • Hematologic Disorder Treatment

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Bangalore Medical College

        Graduated in 1981

        Jawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education / Madras University

        Graduated in 1986

      • Internship Hospital
        Red Rock Medical Group In Las Vegas

        Completed in 2005

      • Residency Hospital
        University of Nevada, Las Vegas

        Completed in 1998

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences

        Completed in 2008

      • Undergraduate School
        National Schools and College, Bangalore, India

        Graduated in 1976

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Oncology
      • Board certified in Hematology, Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology and Oncology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      EDUCATION

      Dr. Prasad graduated with a medical degree from the Bangalore Medical College in India. He received graduate training in Medicine and Pathology at the prestigious Jawaharlal Institute for Postgraduate Medical Education and Research in Pondicherry, India. After that he trained and worked in internal medicine and hematology in the UK. He then completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Las Vegas, and his hematology-oncology fellowship at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas. During his stay in Little Rock, he worked at the world-renowned Myeloma Institute.

      AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST

      Specializes in the treatment of various cancer types with a special interest in the following areas: anemia, leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, lung cancer, hospice and palliative medicine and clinical research.

      EXPERIENCE

      Dr. Prasad has had diverse and wide-ranging clinical experiences outside the US spanning various countries including India, Saudi Arabia and the UK.

       In Las Vegas, he has worked as an internist as well as a solo hematologist/oncologist. He joined Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada in 2010. He has also participated in many research studies and has published scientific articles.

      PERSONAL

      In his free time, Dr. Prasad enjoys music, Indian culture, reading, sports and physical fitness pursuits.

      BOARD CERTIFIED

      • Internal Medicine
      • Hematology
      • Medical Oncology
      • Hospice/Palliative Medicine

      MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

      • American College of Physicians
      • Royal Colleges of Physicians and Pathologists (UK)
      • American Society of Hematology
      • American Society of Clinical Oncology
      • Clark County Medical Society  
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      Dr. Keshava-Prasad's Care Philosophy

      My patient philosophy is first, do no harm, treat patients with compassion and enhance quality of life.