Dr Thaker has experience working with Queensland Health; Redcliffe Hospital, Royal Brisbane Hospital and Hervey Bay Hospital.
Dr Thaker completed his oncology training at RBWH in 2012 and won the prestigious Unicorn Foundation Award to expand his knowledge in neuroendocrine tumours. He did extensive research on Tele-oncology, which took him to national and international conferences for oral and poster presentations. He recently presented his paper on Palliative Prognostic index at ESMO ASIA 2015.
Dr Thaker has multiple publications in the field of Oncology and Palliative Care in various peer-reviewed journals.
He is specialised in managing all solid tumour types, and with special interest in gastrointestinal, gynaecological, colorectal and breast cancers. Dr Thaker provides effective and personalised care to his patients during their journey from diagnosis of cancer to active management to palliation.
Dr Thaker has maintained an active interest in teaching and clinical research and is a member of AGITG, ASCO, ESMO, MOGA, ANZPM and IAP. In addition he is an accredited supervisor for advanced trainees of RACP, an examiner for fellowship exams and Senior Lecturer at the University of QLD.
Dr Thaker speaks fluent English, Gujarati and Hindi.
Dr Thaker will be providing inpatient / outpatient services at Caboolture Private Hospital Oncology Department and outpatient services at North Lakes Day Hospital. Routine booking and urgent enquiries may be directed as below: