Dr. Rakesh Kapoor

Medical Director and Director – Urology & Kidney Transplant, Medanta Lucknow Urology and Andrology , Kidney and Urology Institute

About

Medical Director & Director - Division of Urology & Kidney Transplant at Medanta Lucknow

Instrumental in setting up of the Department of Urology & Renal Transplantation in North India

Recipient of Hewitt Gold Medal, PMS Gold Medal, Vigyan Gaurav, Vigyan Ratna and Dr. BC Roy National Award for Eminent Teacher

Dr. Rakesh Kapoor is the Medical Director – Medanta Lucknow and Director – Division of Urology & Kidney Transplant, Medanta Lucknow. He has a distinguished academic career, is a winner of H..

Medical Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONSINSTITUTE / DEPARTMENTYEAR
FNAScNational Academy of Sciences2007
FAMSNational Academy of Sciences2005
MAMSNational Academy of Sciences2000
M.Ch. (Urology)Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh1987
MS (General Surgery)King George Medical College, Lucknow University1984
MBBSKing George Medical College, Lucknow University1979

Specialization and Expertise

  • Kidney Transplant
  • Endourology - Paediatric & Adult
  • Uro-oncology
  • Reconstructive Urology – Paediatric, Adult & Female

Memberships & Certifications

  • Urological Society of India (USI)
  • Indian Medical Association
  • Indian Menopause Society
  • Indian Society of Gyneco-urology
  • American Urological Association (AUA)  
  • World Endourological Society
  • Societie Internationale D’Urologie (SIU)
  • Indian Society of Organ Transplantation (ISOT)

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Gujral-Bhargava Memorial Oration Award by Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, KGMU, UP, Luckow, 2018
  • Dr B.C. Roy National Award by Medical Council of India in the category of “Eminent Medical Teacher”., 2017
  • Yash Bharti Purushkar by the Govt. of Uttar Pradesh for distinguished services in the field of Urology & Renal Transplantation, 2016
  • Vigyan Gaurav Samman by the Council of Science & Technology Uttar Pradesh for distinguished services in the field of Urology & Renal Transplantation, 2010
  • Vigyan Ratna Samman by the Council of Science & Technology Uttar Pradesh for distinguished services in the field of Urology & Renal Transplantation, 2009
  • Endourology Society Essay Award (World Endourological Society), 2000
  • American Urology Association Audio –Visual award (USA), 2000
  • Nargis Dutt Foundation Educational Grant Award (USA), 2000
  • Babu Kashi Ram Dhawan Gold Medal for First in order of Merit M.S. (General. Surgery) examination, 1984
  • Mactaggart Prize, for being the best qualified in Clinical Medicine, 1979
  • Book prize for Standing First in the final professional examination, 1979
  • N.N. Gupta Silver Medal for obtaining the highest marks in Medicine with distinction, 1979
  • Silver Jubilee Reunion (1949-1975 M.B.B.S. batch) prize for obtaining highest aggregate marks in First, Second and Final professional examination 1975-1979
  • Professor K.B. Kunwar Memorial Gold Medal for securing the highest aggregate marks in Pathology, Pharmacology and Medicine and passing all the Professional examinations in first attempt of 1979.
  • M.S. Association Gold Medal for obtaining highest aggregate marks in First, Second and Final professional examination 1975-1979
  • Hewett Gold Medal for obtaining the highest marks in the Final Professional examination of 1979
  • Prize for standing first in the second professional examination for the year
  • Silver Medal by the Pharmacological Society for the best student of the year 1978
  • Silver Medal in Anatomy, Dissection Competition for the year 1976
  • Prize in Seminar Article by Physiology Society of K.G.M.C. Lucknow, 1976
  • C. Michael Gold Medal for obtaining the highest marks in Anatomy for the year. Prize for standing second in the first professional examination., 1976
  • Anatomical Society Gold Medal for standing first in debate, 1975

Publications

  • Urology :   Failure of angiographic management in cases of post-renal intervention bleed: Risk factors and management approach, 2019
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  • Indian J Urol :   A retrospective analysis of complications of laparoscopic left donor nephrectomy using the Kocak’s modification of Clavien-indo system, 2018
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  • Indian J Clin Biochem :   Genetic Variation in CD166 Gene and its Association with Bladder Cancer Risk in North Indian Population, 2017
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  • J Urol. :   Ureterocalicostom for reconstruction of complicated ureteropelvic junction obstruction in adult: Long term outcome & factors predicting its failure in contemporary cohort., 2017
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  • Indian J Clin Biochem :   Cluster of differentiation 44 (CD44) gene variants: A putative cancer stem cell marker in risk prediction of bladder cancer in North Indian population, 2017
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  • Indian J Med Res. :   Predictors for progression of metastatic prostate cancer to castration – resistant prostate cancer in Indians, 2016
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  • J Clin Diagn Res :   Simultaneous transabdominal hysterectomy and cystolithotomy in an augmented urinary bladder: Challenges and outcome., 2016
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  • J Pediatr Urol :   Safe and optimal pneumoperitoneal pressure for transperitoneal laparoscopic renal surgery in infant less than 10 kg, looked beyond intraoperative period: a prospective randomized study., 2016
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  • Indian J Urol :   An audit of early complications of radical cystectomy using Clavien-Dindo classification., 2016
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  • J Urol :   Impact of changing trends in technique and learning curve on outcome of hypospadias repair: An experience from tertiary care centre., 2016
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