consults at: Bundoora - Northpark Private Hospital
Corner Greenhills and Plenty Road
Bundoora VIC 3083
Tel 03 9468 0110
Fax 03 9468 0120
Public Hospital Appointments
Director of Haematology (Clinical and Laboratory), Northern Health
Head of Thrombosis, Northern Health
MBBS(Hons) BMedSc FRACP FRCPA
- Clinical and Laboratory Haematologist
Dr Prahlad Ho is originally from Singapore and graduated with honours from the University of Melbourne. He completed his haematology training at the Austin and Northern Hospitals in Melbourne.
Dr Ho is Director of Haematology (Clinical and Laboratory) at Northern Health and also heads the Thrombosis Service. He is also a visiting haematologist at Alfred Health and the primary visiting haematologist at Northpark Private Hospital.
Dr Ho is actively involved in clinical research and has published in multiple international peer-reviewed journals. He is in-charge of the Haematology Research Unit at Northern Health and is the Principal Investigator in numerous malignant and non-malignant clinical trials. He is also a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Heart Foundation Scholar and is currently extensively involved in investigator-led thrombosis research at Alfred Health and the Australian Centre for Blood Diseases. His specific interest is investigating new biomarkers of thrombosis, specifically global coagulation assays.
"Dr Ho is experienced in managing a wide range of malignant and non-malignant blood disorders. In particular, he has a special interest in the management of thrombosis, including DVT/PE, anticoagulation therapy, thrombophilia advice/testing and complex cardiovascular disorders. His specific interest is investigating new biomarkers of thrombosis, specifically global coagulation assays. "