Passed M.B.B.S. from M.P.Shah Medical college, Jamnagar in June 1995 with 1st class and best performance in Surgery.
M.S (General Surgery)
Underwent extensive training in 3 year Residency programme at M.P.Shah Medical college and Guru Gobindsingh Hospital, Jamnagar from July 1996 to June 1999 during which I had a chance to work in general surgery as well as various super-specialities like Urology, Neurosurgery and Plastic Surgery.
Passed MS (gen Surgery) in July 1999 at 1st attempt with best performance in the batch.
Got trained from the finest institute of urology in the country at ,Muljibhai Patel Urological hospital, Nadiad during which got valuable experience in Diagnostic and Operative (Open, Laparoscopic, Endourology, Reconstructive Urology, Transplantation) Urology and presented papers in various National and Zonal conferences. Performed many surgeries independently during the training as well. Passed DNB Urology in 2004.
lnternship:(July- 1995 to June 1996)
1 year compulsory rotatory training in Medicine, Surgery and Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Sir T Hospital, Bhavnagar and 3 months in rural area.
Assistant Professor in Surgery: (Sept 1999 to June 2000)
Worked as Asst Professor in Dept of Surgery at M.P.Shah Medical College and Guru Gobindsingh Hospital, Jamnagar during which performed many major surgeries independently. Attended conferences and presented papers in state and zonal conferences. Also had experience of teaching the under and post graduates.
Observer in Urology (July 2000 to Dec 2000)
Gained experience in Urology at Muljibhai Patel Urological hospital, Nadiad.
D.N.B Resident in Urology
Worked as Resident in Urology at Muljibhai Patel Urological hospital, Nadiad during which worked and got trained in Sub specialities like Endourology, Andrology, Female Urology, Transplantation and Reconstructive Urology. Performed independent surgeries including upper urinary tract, lower urinary tract, Donor nephrectomies, Reconstructive surgeries, Paediatric Urologic surgeries, basic laparoscopic surgeries etc. Also presented several papers in National and Zonal Conferences. Was fortunate to work with and assist world renowned urologists visiting MPUH, Nadiad from all over the world like Dr lnderbir Gill(USA), Dr Mihir Desai(USA), Dr Andreas Gross(Germany), Dr Glenn Preminger(USA), Dr Gopal Badlani(USA).
Was actively involved as investigator in the first world trial on “Balloon dilatation followed by laparoscopic ureterocystoplasty in small capacity bladder” at Nadiad with Dr Inderbir Gill.
Consultant Urologist at B.T.Savani Kidney hospital, Rajkot (May 2004 to Nov 2005)
Worked as Consultant Urologist at B.T.Savani Kidney hospital, Rajkot from May,2004 to Nov 2005. It is a 75 bed superspeciality tertiary care Nephro-Urology hospital equipped with most modern instruments and catering the needs of Saurashtra region of Gujarat which has a population of about 10 million. Was running an independent Unit in Urology in the hospital and performed various open and endourological surgeries and actively took part in various diagnostic and operative camps organized by the hospital. Was incharge and head of Laparoscopy unit and Urodynamics unit.
Consultant Urologist at Surat since Dec 2005.
Started with a part-time urologist at K.P.Sanghavi hospital, surat and got attachments as a visiting consultant at the top hospitals of the city like Mahavir general hospital, Mission hospital, BAPS hospital, Surat general hospital. Developed laparoscopic urology at surat and was the first urologist in South Gujarat to perform laparoscopic Nephrectomy, Radical Nephrectomy and Pyeloplasty. Started EXCEL HOSPITAL, a state of the art advanced laparoscopy and urology centre at surat.
Publications, Awards and Presentations
Fate of post PCNL residual fragments: J of Endourology Sept 2003, 17(1),A175
Does Tract size affect morbidity due to PCNL? A prospective study: J of Endourology 2003, 17(1), A 248
Laproscopic Boari flap in upper ureteric stricture: (J. of Endourology Presented
at WCE Oct-2015, London)
Laproscopic uretenoclonic fistula repair:(J. of Endourology Presented at WCE Oct-
First Prize in Poster presentation at West Zone Urological Soc of India annual conference in 2002 f0r the research paper- " Erectile dysfunction in ESRD patients"
Poster presentation: ”Subjective and Objective improvement after TURP” presented WZ- Zonal conference) at Jabalpur.
Podium presentation: "Residual fragments post PCNL” presented at USICON national conference at Guwahati in 2003.
Video presentation: "Post TUNA cystoscopic and histologic changed” presented at USICON 2003 at Guwahati.
Poster presentation: “Renal Trauma-MPUH experience” presented at WZ-USICON at Goa in 2003.
Video presentation: "Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy” presented at WZ-USICON at Goa in 2003.
Podium presentation: "Does tract size matter in PCNL- a prospective study” presented at USICON 2004, national conference at Cochin.
Podium presentation: ” Urinary levels of N-Acetyl B D Glucosaminidase in obstructive Uropathv" presented at USICON 2004, national conference at Cochin.
Poster Presentation: "Cystic partially differentiated nephroblastoma- an unusual presentation” presented at USICON 2005, national conference, at Ahmedabad.
Video Presentation:Laparoscopic Boari flap in upper ureteric stricture.
Video Presentation:Laparoscopic ureterocolic fistula repair
Urological society of India (USI) - life member
Indian medical association- life member
Society internationale de Urologie (SIU)
Member of National Academy of Medical sciences (MNAMS)