Dr. Arif Akhtar

Dr. Arif Akhtar

Primary Speciality : Urology

Secondary Speciality : Oncology-Surgical

Qualification :  MBBS, MS, MCh, MChir

Location : NEW DELHI, India

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BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

Dr Arif Akhtar - Urologist, andrologist, urinary reconstruction,robotics and Renal transplant.

PRIMARY LOCATION 

Dr. Arif Akhtar

ADDRESS

Fortis Flt. Lt. Rajan Dhall Hospital, Vasant Kunj
Vasant Kunj Marg, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, Pocket 1, Sector B, New Delhi, Delhi 110070
NEW DELHI
Delhi
Contact Person : DR ARIF AKHTAR

Services Available at this Location

  • comprehensive urology, robotics, renal transplant and urinary tract reconstruction

Specialities Available at this Location

  • female urinary reconstruction
  • urinary sphincters
  • Geriatrics
  • Oncology-Surgical
  • Infertility and Reproductive Health
  • Sexology
  • Pediatric Urology
  • reconstruction for urethral strictures
  • penile implants
  • Urology
  • Andrology
  • robotic urological surgery
  • Transplantation - Kidneys

Working Hours

    Mon-Sat:09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

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EDUCATION

  • MBBS - J N. Medical College, AMU, Aligarh,India - 2007
  • MS - J N. Medical College, AMU, Aligarh,India - 2011
  • MCh, MChir - Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, New Delhi - 2017

EXPERIENCE

  • Experiance in minimally invasive urology including endourology, laparoscopy and robotics. Also have distinguished experience in uro-oncology, reconstructive urology, renal transplant and microscopic surgeries. August - 2014 - September - 2018

AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST AND EXPERTISE

  • endoscopic and laparoscopic routine or emergent urological procedures including PCN placement, pyelolithotomy, pyeloplasty, nephrectomy, urethroplasty, TURP, TURBT, ureterorenoscopy, cystopanendoscopy, internal urethrotomy, etc.
  • chemotherapy protocols in various urological malignancies especially prostate carcinoma and bladder carcinoma.
  • Routine urological ultrasonography [ USG guided PCN , SPC placements and TRUS guided prostate biopsies].
  • Urological radiological investigations including multichannel urodynamics, USG Doppler, VCUG, RGU, RGP, etc.
  • Open or laparoscopic advanced surgical procedures including RPLND’s, anterior exentration, cystectomy and various forms of urinary diversion, inguinal lymph node dissection, PCNL, reconstructive surgeries, radical prostatectomy etc.
  • Endoscopic surgical skills including cystopanendoscopy, TURP, TURBT, ureterorenoscopy, PCNL and laparoscopic or retro-peritoneoscopic surgeries.

    AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS

    • 2016 - • Best video presentation at14th Urological Association of Asia Congress 2016 Singapore, 20 - 24 July 2016.
    • 2017 - • Vattikuti Robotic Scholarship, November 2017.
    • 2017 - • USI Travelling Scholarship UROMET-WET LAB training in laparoscopy , Bangkok,

    PUBLICATIONS

    • 2017 - • Bacterial Biofilms: Urinary Tract Infection. Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers Pvt. Ltd.
    • 2012 - • Ansari MM, Akhtar A, Haleem S, Husain M, Kumar A. Is there a role of abdominal drainage in primarily repaired perforated peptic ulcers? J Exp Integr Med 2012; 2:47-54.
    • 2015 - • Tanwar R, Sood R, Khattar N, Akhtar A. Is there a Clinically Useful Relationship between Testosterone and Prostate Specific Antigen in Patients with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms? Andrology (Los Angel)2015; 4:142.
    • 2017 - • Akhtar, A. & Raza, M. H. (2017). Giant calculus in ileal neo-ureter constructed for iatrogenic complete ureteric avulsion: A case report and review of literature. Archives of Clinical and Experimental Surgery. 2017;6(1):49-52.
    • 2016 - • Akhtar A, Pandey PK, Tanwar R, Ahuja A, Sood R. Squamous cell carcinoma of renal pelvis presenting as pyelo-entero-cutaneous fistula: Case report and review of literature. J Exp Integr Med. (2016), [cited August 03, 2017]; 6(1): 49-51.
    • 2017 - • Akhtar A et al. Looking beyond oral mucosa: Initial results of everted saphenous vein graft urethroplasty (eSVGU) in long anterior urethral strictures, Arab J Urol (2017),
    • 2018 - • Gahlawat S, Sood R, Sharma U, Khattar N, Akhtar A, Pandey PK, Prasad A, Jain S. Can preoperative clinicoradiological parameters predict the difficulty during laparoscopic retroperitoneal simple nephrectomy? " A prospective study. Urol Ann 2018;10:191-7
    • 2016 - • Potential of autologous saphenous vein graft in substitution urethroplasty for anterior urethral stricture: A preliminary report. Arif Akhtar, Rajeev Sood, Hemant Goel, Nikhil Khattar. C-RECO-6356. International Journal of Urology (2016) 23 (Suppl. 1), 1"142.
    • 2016 - • Is the search for an ideal graft over? Saphenous vein graft urethroplasty: Our initial experience. Arif Akhtar, Rajeev Sood, Hemant Goel, Nikhil Khattar. V-RECO-8137. International Journal of Urology (2016) 23 (Suppl. 1), 1"142.

    MEMBERSHIPS

    • Urological Society of India. -September - 2014 -September - 2018
    • North Zone Urological Society of India -September - 2015 -September - 2018
    • • Society of Endoscopic and laparoscopic surgeons of India [SELSI] 1932 -October - 2010 -September - 2018

    LANGUAGES KNOWN

    • Hindi
    • Arabic
    • Urdu
    • Bengali
    • English