Smita C. Dandekar, MD

Smita C. Dandekar, MD
Penn State Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
500 University Dr
Hershey, PA 17033
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4.8 out of 5
24 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Bleeding and clotting disorders
  • Brain tumors
  • Experimental therapeutics (relapsed and refractory malignancies)
  • Hematologic malignancies (leukemias, lymphoma)
  • Hemolytic disease in newborns
  • Hemophilia
  • Immune thrombocytopenia (ITP)
  • Pediatric bone marrow transplantation
  • Platelet disorders
  • Sickle cell
  • Thrombotic

Medical School
Grant Medical College-Mumbai - 2001

Residency, Pediatrics
Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai - Elmhurst Hospital Center - 2006

Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
NYU Langone Medical Center - 2013

  • Associate Professor, Pediatrics
  • Director, Childhood Cancer Survivorship Clinic
  • 2016 - HCAHPS Inpatient Dean’s list for Extraordinary Patient Satisfaction
  • 2016, 2017, 2018 - Child HCAHPS Inpatient Dean’s List for Extraordinary Patient Satisfaction
  • 2017 - Medical Group Dean’s List for Extraordinary Patient Satisfaction
  • Survivorship outcomes research to contribute to the development of recommendations for health screening of childhood cancer survivors.
  • 2011 - NYU Pediatric Fellow of the Year
  • 2015 -Junior Faculty Development Program Project Support Grant
  • 2016 - Deans Award for excelling in the Institution’s values of Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Excellence
  • 2018 - Top Educator in Pediatrics
  • Survivorship outcomes and late effects of cancer directed therapy
  • Pediatric Cancer