department has a three-year residency program that leads to M.Ch.
degree. Presently, the department takes four candidates every year. Prospective candidate should have completed
a 3-year residency in General Surgery from a teaching institution,
by the Medical Council of India. The nationwide selection is based on a
examination and practical examination. The selected trainees undergo a
structured training program in various aspects of urology and renal
transplantation. Each trainee is expected to have a minimum of
publications and must undergo four institutional courses like
animal experimentation, laboratory technology, computer sciences &
information technology etc. At the end of 3 years, they appear in an
examination consisting of theory and practical (clinical and viva-voce)
components, for the award of M.Ch.
(Urology) degree of the Institute.
addition, the department has 4 posts of hospital services senior
general and 2 reserved for schedule caste candidates). These persons
training exactly similar to that for M.Ch. trainees but are not
M.Ch. degree. Thus, these trainees also receive hands on training
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Renal
a post-doctoral fellowship program of one-year duration. The
should have M.Ch. or DNB degree in Urology; selection is based on
vitae and a personal interview. There is no examination, either
or on completion. The candidate will be trained in various aspects of
transplantation and in related fields. He will receive a certificate
successful completion of the training.
department has a very active teaching program, which includes case
presentations, journal clubs, seminars, research forum, statistics,
& mortality meetings, inter-departmental meetings (like
uroradiology, uropathology, urology-nuclear medicine) and clinical
rounds. All teaching programs are moderated by the faculty and are
Hours of teaching program range from 8 to 10 hours per week.
department is well equipped with a state-of-the-art Urodynamic
(Dantec Duetlogic System), and an Endoscopy Suite. The
department has four operating rooms, which function from Monday to
Friday, 9 AM
to 6 PM. One of these rooms is dedicated to endo-urology &
operating rooms are well equipped with various endo-urology and
equipments, video systems, KTP laser, holmium laser, harmonic scalpel,
the art C-arm fluoroscopy and ultrasonography equipment.
outpatient services are available from Monday to Saturday from 9 AM to
(registration up to 12:30 PM, Saturday till 2 PM only). In
specialty clinic (Renal Transplant Clinic) is run every Wednesday from
9 AM to
4 PM. Female Urology, Neuro-urology and Sexual Dysfunction clinic runs
Thursday from 10 AM to 2 PM.
department has two wards with 48 general beds and 12 private rooms with
dedicated strength of urology residents( 14-16 residents at given time)
and nursing staff. In addition, there is a dedicated renal
unit with 12 beds to cater to the transplant patients.
The department performs more
than 120 “live
related” only renal transplants per year. Approximately 250
access procedures and 150 continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis
insertions are done.
department is doing 400-450 laparoscopic procedures every year that
include kidney transplant ,all kinds of nephrectomy, ureterolithotomy,
pyelolithotomy, pyeloplasty, pediatric laparoscopic procedures etc.
has done more than 300 pyeloplasty till date which is the highest
performed in single center in India.
Department is one of the
centers for oncology work. Major surgery like Radical cystectomy with
orthotopic neobladders, RPLND for testicular tumor, Inguinal block
for carcinoma penis, Radical prostatectomy and radical nephrectomy with
thrombus extraction etc. on a routine basis. Department has developed a
technique of open radical cystectomy and orthotopic neobladders to give
advantages of robotic
and laparoscopic surgery
is the first institute to have a dedicated pediatric urologist
doing complex surgery for bladder extrophy , Hypospadias,
genitalia and various laparoscopic surgeries in pediatric patients.
has expertise of doing complex urethral stricture surgery ranging from
pedicle graft to buccal mucosa urethroplasty.
department has a state-of-the-are molecular biology and stone lab. It
various Ph.D. courses. The lab is well equipped with facilities for
research in Uro-lithiasis, Uro-oncology and
infertility. Department is
engaged in clinical research also and has many projects running with
of ICMR, DBT, DST etc. Department has to its credit more than 500
in the peer reviewed Journals.