Dr Elango Pillai

Clinical Haematologist
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Dr Elango Subramonia Pillai is a clinical haematologist and BMT physician with Icon Cancer Centre, consulting at Chermside.

Dr Pillai is a haematologist with clinical interests in malignant and non-malignant haematology in particular in the management of acute and chronic leukaemia, myeloma, lymphoma and autologous/allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

Dr Pillai is currently a staff specialist in the Department of Haematology and Bone Marrow Transplantation at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s hospital. He is also a visiting haematologist at the Prince Charles hospital and Mater private hospital

He has an ongoing keen interest in clinical research and is a co-investigator in a number of clinical trials in leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma. He has publications in the areas of acute leukaemia, and allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

In addition, Dr Pillai is a senior lecturer at the University of Queensland and continues to be involved in teaching medical students and physician trainees.

Affiliations & Memberships

  • Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia
  • Australian Medical Association
  • European Haematology Association
  • American Society of Haematology

Special Interests

Dr Elango Pillai accepts referrals for all cancer types, with a special clinical interest in:
  • Leukaemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Multiple myeloma
  • Stem cell transplantation

Icon Locations

Chermside View centre

Visiting Locations

  • Royal Brisbane and Womens; Hospital
  • Prince Charles Hospital
  • Mater Private Hospital
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