Urology is a branch of medical science that deals with the study of functions and disorders of the male reproductive system and the urinary system of both males and females. Urologists are concerned with the study of Urology. If you or your family members are suffering from kidney diseases or any problems relating to the urinary system, you must consult with a good urologist. Here we will discuss top 10 Urologists in India.
1. Dr. Rajesh Ahlawat, Delhi NCR
Dr. Rajesh Ahlawat is an internationally recognised Urologist with an experience of more than 39 years. He is presently working at Medanta. Prior to joining this hospital, he was associated with Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, Fortis hospital, New Delhi. He was the founder of Robotic Renal Transplant. He built up successful Urology and Renal Transplant programs in India. His academic qualifications include MBBS, MS, MNAMS, M.Ch in Urology. He specializes in Robotic kidney transplant, endourology, Nephrectomy and Laparoscopic and Robotic Urology. He was awarded President’s Gold medal in 2016 by USI.
2. Dr. Aditya Pradhan, New Delhi
Dr.Aditya Pradhan, one of the best Urologists in India, is presently practicing at BLK Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi. Formerly, he was affiliated to army Hospital R&R, New Delhi, Military Hospital, Punjab and Command Hospital, Lucknow. He specializes in Laparoscopic Urology.His academic qualifications include MBBS, MS, DNB in Urology. He has keen interest in kidney stone surgery, urinary bladder surgery and kidney transplant surgery. He has many publications to his credit. Being a member of Urology Society of India, he won the Christian Medical College Award at the association’s Annual Conference for the poster presentation.
3. Dr. Anant Kumar, New Delhi
Dr. Anant Kumar is a renowned Urologist in New Delhi as well as in India. He is currently practicing at Max Healthcare Hospital in Saket and in Vaishali as the Chairman of Urology department. He is an MBBS, MS, M.Ch in Urology and DNB in Urology. During his 35 years of his career, he has performed 3500 kidney transplants.He has several publications to his credit. He has been awarded many times during his medical training. His special interest lies in Uro-Oncology, Robotic and Laparoscopic Urology, Kidney Transplants and laser prostrate surgery.
4. Dr. Mohan Keshavamurthy, Bangalore
Dr. Mohan Keshavamurthy is a proficient and popular Urologist and Robotic Surgeon, who is currently practicing at Fortis Healthcare, Bangalore. With his extensive experience of over 25 years, he pioneered Laser Urology. Till date he has operated 3000 Transurethral prostrate procedures(laser enabled), 75 pancreas transplant, and 2500 kidney transplant. Some of the services provided by him are penile prosthesis implantation, penile lengthening, and artificial sphincter insertion. He is an MBBS, MS, M.Ch, FRCS, FICS and FASTS.He has many publications to his credit.
5. Dr. Bejoy Abraham, Mumbai
Dr. Bejoy Abraham is presently practicing at Kokilaben Hospital, Mumbai as a Consultant of Urology and transplant Surgery Department. His academic qualifications include MBBS, MS, DNB, M.Ch, and FRCS. He is into this field for 25 years. His areas of expertise are renal transplant, Uro oncology and Robotic Surgery. Some of the services provided by the doctor are management of kidney stones, Reconstructive Urology, bladder’s cancer conditions, renal transplant and paediatric urology. Before joining to Kokilaben Hospital, he was associated with CMC, Vellore and Addenbrookes Hospital, U.K.
6. Dr. B. Shiva Shankar, Bangalore
Dr. B. Shiva Shankar is presently working at Manipal hospital, Bangalore as a Consultant and Director of Urology Department. He is an MBBS, MS and M.Ch in Urology. During his career of 32 years, he has carried out 2000 renal transplants, 4000 renal stone surgeries and 7000 ureteroscopic procedures for ureteric stones, 13000 bladder tumours surgery and 6000 prostrate operations. He is a skilled and successful Urologist because he has successfully treated 20,000 patients. He has also published several articles in many national as well as international journals.
7. Dr. Waheed Zaman, New Delhi
Dr. Waheed Zaman is a Principal Consultant of urology Department at Max Healthcare, New Delhi. Formerly, he was affiliated to SGPGI, Lucknow, Apollo Hospitals, Dhaka. His areas of special interest are renal transplantation, endourology, Laser Urology and Laparoscopic urology. His academic qualifications include MBBS, MS, M.Ch, DNB in Urology. He underwent training in Robotic Urology and Laparoscopic urology. He received the Best Resident Award during MS. He is a member of National Academy of Medical Science. He has published more than 30 articles in national and international journals.
8. Dr. Joseph Thacil, Chennai
Dr. Joseph Thacil, one of the best urologists in India, is currently practicing at Apollo Hospital, Chennai. He has an experience of 51 years in the field of Urology. He is highly skilled, experienced and dedicated doctor. For his contribution to the field of Urology he has been awarded many times. He completed Diploma in Urology from American Board of Urology in 1982. He received FRCS from the university of Torento in 1983. He pursued MD from the University of Zurish in 1968. He is an associate member of Tamil Nadu Medical Council.
9. Dr. Shivaji Basu, Kolkata
Dr. Shivaji Basu, one of the best Urologists in India, is currently practicing at Fortis healthcare, Kolkata as a Senior Consultant of Urology department. He has an experience of over 3 decades in this field. Till date he has operated 22,000 urological surgeries. He is an expert in handling critically kidney stone patients. He is the pioneer of Lithotripsy. He has dedicated his whole-life to save thousands of lives and their families. His academic qualifications include MBBS, MS, and FRCS. He has many publications to his credit.
10. Dr. Sanjay Gogoi, Delhi
Dr. Sanjay Gogoi is presently practicing at Manipal hospital, Delhi as the Head of the Department of Urology. He has an experience of over 20 years in this field. His areas of expertise are minimally invasive transplant techniques in the field of renal transplantation. His academic qualifications include MBBS, MS, M.Ch in Urology, DNB in Urology. He specializes in Robotic Cancer surgeries of Prostrate, bladder, kidney etc. He has made Kidney transplants both in adult and paediatric patients. His humanitarian work is greatly welcomed.
We enlisted about the top 10 Urologists in India. Hope the list helps in your search for a good urologist in India.
11. Dr. Rajinder Yadav
Dr Rajinder Yadav is one of the most experienced & coveted Urologists in India. He has an experience of 43+ years & has performed more than 30000 surgeries including 15000 endoscopic and 6000 Laparoscopic & Retro peritoneoscopic Surgeries.
He has individually Completed 200 Retrograde Intrarenal Surgeries(RIRS) and 1200 Laser Prostatectomies by (Holmium Laser ,Green Laser(KTP),Thulium Laser, and Diode Laser Performed Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS). Dr Yadav has completed his MBBS & MS from PGIMS, Rohtak. Following which he did his Mch from AIIMS, Delhi. He has also done a course in Robotic assisted Laparoscopic Surgery from Roswell Park Cancer Institute Buffalo, New York, USA. Dr Yadav has actively participated as a faculty in USI and NZUSI conferences, presented scientific papers, videos and has demonstrated various advanced minimally invasive surgeries in live workshops.
12. Dr. Poonam Gulati
He is currently associated as Director with the Department of Urology at Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon. He is a pioneer in the field of Laser Prostate surgery. He has successfully organized workshops, CMEs and Conferences for Urological Society of India and Delhi Medical Association. He is associated with the launch of many Urological Centers in the National Capital Region. He has represented Urologist to Heads of State of SAARC Countries.
13. DR. H.S. BHATYAL
Dr. H.S. Bhatyal is one of the most renowned & experienced surgeons in the field of Urology in India. He has over 40+ years of experience ,with special interest in Renal Transplant. He has been honoured with the Dr. CKP Menon Award and also has a record in the Limca Book of Records – National Record Edition 2001. He has done his Masters in Surgery & MBBS . Following which he pursued his Mch (Urology) from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences. Dr Bhatyal had the privilege to work with some of the renowned hospitals of India. Dr Bahtyal is an active member of various prestigious organizations like Urological Society of India, India Society of Organ Transplantation and Indian Medical College Association.
14. Dr. Sivaraman Balakrishnan
Dr. Sivaraman Balakrishnan is a urologist with 40+ years of experience. He has won Best Doctor Award by Rotary Club of India and Doctor of Science Award by MGR Medical University, Madras. He is a member of Madras Urological Society, Tamil Nadu & Pondicherry Urological Society, Urological Society of India, Indian Society of Organ Transplantation, Association of surgeons of India, Indian National Science Academy, Cancer of Prostate Endeavors and Member of Urosphere. Dr. Balakrishnan completed MBBS in 1969, MS in 1974, MCh in 1978 and Fellowship from Royal College of Surgeons.
15. DR. RAJEEV SOOD
Dr. Rajeev Sood is a Urologist with 36+ years of experience. He was awarded the Vishisht Seva Medal by the President of India for his outstanding performance and several awards and gold medals during his study years. Dr. Sood has expertise in the treatment of Urologic oncology, Bladder prolapse, Cancers, Enlarged prostate, Erectile dysfunction, Peyronie’s disease, interstitial cystitis or painful bladder syndrome, Kidney and ureteral stones, Prostatitis, Undescended testes, or cryptorchidism, Urethral stricture, and Pediatric urology. He has served in the Armed Forces where he has performed more than 1000 kidney transplants.