Dr. Mehta is a general surgical pathologist who is trained in oncopathology at Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai India and MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA. He has devoted the last six years of his practice to focus on oncopathology and molecular diagnostics. Through his efforts RGCI & RC is now on the leader board of molecular diagnostic firmament providing tumor gene profile and CTC enumeration.
Having been the “Professor and Head” of Pathology at Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, he brings to the department an academic fervor & passion for research pursuits.
Dr Mehta special areas of interest are lymph node pathology, uropathology and pulmonary pathology.
He is member of several professional societies; author of 38 publications in national and international journals, referee for MJAFI and on board of education of DY Patil Medical College, Pune. He has also been the past president of Pune chapter of IAPM.
Awards and Honors
- General KS Master Silver Medal for best performance in Advance Course Pathology
- Dr. YG Bende Gold Medal for outstanding Post Graduate of the year 1986 of Pune University.