Dr. Rajiv Yadav

Qualification - MBBS, MS General Surgery, M.Ch Urology

Specialization - Uro-oncologist and Robotic surgeon

Designation - Director & Head of Uro-Oncology and Robotic Surgery

Location - Gurgaon, India

Hospital(s) - Fortis Memorial Research Institute

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Career Profile

Dr. Rajiv Yadav is one of the most experienced and skilled Urologist in India. He is an acknowledged expert in the treatment of diseases of urinary tract and male reproductive system.

He specializes in advanced oncological surgeries for urinary tract cancers - robotic surgery for cancers and non-cancerous conditions, minimally invasive urological procedures, laparoscopy and endourology.

Dr. Rajiv Yadav has obtained medical education from prestigious institutions like All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). He further pursed fellowships and training in advanced courses from internationally renowned facilities like Weill Cornell Medical Centre, New York, USA.

He has been felicitated with a number of awards from renowned organizations including First prize by American Urological Association for - Best Scientific Abstract Award, Best Clinical Research essay, Best scientific video presentation award, to name a few. He also received Best Research essay award by International College of Surgeons, USA.

Dr. Rajiv Yadav is actively involved in research work and has published numerous scientific papers in reputed national and international medical journals. He is also a member of various esteemed medical associations including American Urological Association, Urological Society of India, North Zone USI and Delhi Urological Society.

Education & Training

  • MBBS from S.M.S. Medical College, Rajasthan University, Jaipur, India - 1998
  • MS - General Surgery from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) - 2000
  • M.Ch – Urology from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) - 2005
  • Fellowship - Endourology, Laparoscopy & Minimally Invasive Urology from AIIMS - 2006
  • Fellowship - Endourology & Laparoscopy - Weill Cornell Medical Centre, Cornell University, New York, USA -2007
  • Fellowship - Robotic Surgery & Urologic Oncologic Outcomes - New York Presbyterian Hospital, (NYPH), New York , USA - 2009
  • Senior Residency at Department of Urology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India - 2003-2006
  • Senior Residency at Department of Surgery (casualty), All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India - 2002-2003
  • Junior Residency at Department of Surgical Disciplines, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India - 1998-2001
  • Resident Internship from S.M.S. Hospital, Rajasthan University, Jaipur, India - 1997-1998

Experience

  • Associate Director - Urologic Oncology & Robotic Surgery at Medanta The Medicity, 2009 - 2019
  • Robotic Surgery Fellow at New York Presbyterian Hospital (NYPH), Cornell University, 2008 - 2009
  • Endourology Fellow at Weill Cornell Medical Center, Cornell University, NY, USA, 2007 - 2008
  • Resident General Surgery at All India Institute Of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), 1998 - 2001
  • Senior Resident Surgery at All India Institute Of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)

Clinical Focus

  • Urinary tract cancers (prostate, kidney & bladder cancers)
  • Robotic surgery for cancers
  • Prostate cancer (robotic radical prostatectomy)
  • Kidney cancer (robotic partial & radical nephrectomy)
  • Bladder cancer (robotic radical cystectomy)
  • Adrenal tumors (robotic adrenalectomy)
  • Retroperitoneal tumors
  • RPLND
  • Robotic surgery for non cancerous conditions
  • Robotic pyeloplasty (PUJ obstruction)
  • Robotic pyelolithotomy (stone disease)
  • Robotic ureteroneocystostomy
  • Robotic vesico vaginal/ureterovaginal fistula repair
  • Evaluation of high PSA & ultrasound guided biopsy (TRUS) of prostate
  • Open & minimally invasive surgery for cancers
  • Minimally invasive surgery for kidney and ureteric stones (PCNL, RIRS, Ureteroscopy)
  • Laser surgery for prostatic enlargement

Awards & Achievements

  • American Urological Association/GYRUS ACMI Best Clinical Research Essay,Best Clinical Research Essay Award for basic research related to Prostate Cancer 2009
  • Research Grant (RO1) by National Institute of Health, USA as co investigator,Co investigator for Research Grant (PA-07-070) Real-time multiphoton microscopy of periprostatic tissue architecture for improving surgical outcomes during nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy 2009
  • American Urological Association/Astellas Best Scientific Abstract Best Scientific Abstract related to Multiphoton microscopy for Prostate Cancer 2008
  • American Urological Best Clinical Research Essay related to 2008
  • Association/GYRUS ACMI Best Clinical Research Essay Robotic surgery & Prostate Cancer
  • American Urological Association Best Scientific Video,Best Video presentation related to Nerve Sparing Robotic Surgery for Prostate Cancer 2008
  • First prize for Research Essay by International College of Surgeons, USA,Best Research Essay related to Multiphoton imaging for Prostate Cancer 2008
  • Best Scientific paper Award by Society of Laparo Endoscopic Surgeon, USA,Best Scientific paper presentation at 17th SLS Annual Meeting Chicago, Illinois, USA 2008
  • Gold Medal In Urology, AIIMS, New Delhi,Gold Medal for Best Outgoing Resident year 2005 at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS, New Delhi) 2005

Research and Publications

  • Indian Journal of Urology. 2017 Jan 1; 33(1):82 : Atypical presentation of pheochromocytoma: Central nervous system pseudovasculitis, 2017
  • Indian J Urol 2016: 199-203: Assessment of the performance of Partin’s nomogram (2007) in contemporary Indian cohort, 2016
  • Indian J Urol 2016: 32: 120-3: Selective Indication for Check Cystogram before catheter removal following Robot Assisted Radical Prostatectomy, 2016
  • Indian J Urol, 2016: 32:115-9: Analysis of Outcome following Robotic Assisted Radical Prostatectomy for patients with high risk prostate cancer as per D’Amico Classification, 2016
  • J Robotic Surg. DOI 10.1007/s11701-015-0524-1: Bilateral simultaneous robot-assisted pyelolithotomy for large (>6cm) kidney stones: technique and review of literature,
  • Indian J Urol 2015 Jul-Sep; 31(3):229-33: Perioperative and Continence outcomes of robotic radical prostatectomy in elderly Indian men (>70 years): A sub-group analysis, 2015
  • Indian J Urol. 2014 Oct; 30(4):374-7: Continence outcomes following robotic radical prostatectomy: our experience from consecutive 150 patients, 2014
  • Indian J Med Res. 2014 Oct; 140(4):507-12: A hospital based study on reference range of serum prostate specific antigen levels, 2014
  • Indian J Urol. 2011 Jul; 27(3):326-30: Pathological outcomes and strategies to achieve optimal cancer control during robotic radical prostatectomy in Asian-Indian men, 2011

Memberships

  • American Urological Association
  • Urological Society of India
  • North Zone USI
  • Delhi Urological Society

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