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Dr. Hemendra Shah

Consultant Urology

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  • Wed , Sat: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Brief Profile


  • MS (General Surgery), D.N.B. (General Surgery)
  • M.Ch (Urology) Gold Medalist
  • D.N.B. (Urology) Gold Medalist
  • MD (USA)
  • M.R.C.S. (Edinburgh – U.K.)
  • LLB (Mumbai),
  • Guinness book Record Holder TM


  • 14 years

Awards and Achievements

  • Entered Guinness Book of World RecordsTM by removing a largest kidney stone (13 cms) in World. (By technique of PCNL without an open surgery.)
  • Also entered Limca Book of World Records for the same achievement - the record is published in 2006 issue.


  • Member of a Joint SIU - ICUD international consultation on STONE Disease, 2014.
  • Contributed chapter on diet in calcium stone formers.
  • Published by SIU, editors John Denstedt and Jean de la Rosette; page 111 - 125. ISBN: 978 - 0 - 9877465 - 8 - 0
  • Clinical research experience in international research:
  • Co - investigator - "Global PCNL study" which is a project by CREOS founded by Society of Endourology.
  • Co - investigator - "Global URS study" which is a project by CREOS founded by Society of Endourology.


  • Published over 40 original articles in peer - reviewed indexed international and national journals.
  • Journal Reviewer -
  • Journal of Urology
  • BJU International
  • Journal of Endourology
  • Journal of Endourology - Part B Video urology.
  • BMC Urology
  • Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques (SLEPT)
  • International Brazilian journal of Urology.
  • Yonsei Medical journal, Korea
  • Aging health
  • Current Urology
  • CML Urology
  • World Journal of Urology
  • Saudi Medical Journal
  • Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases
  • World journal of Surgical Oncology


  • First to start training programme in HoLEP along with LUMENIS® in February 2011.
  • Conducted 1st Cook Vista Clinical Training Workshop in India on RIRS in Oct 2013.


  • Holmium Academy Mentor and KOL for LUMENIS® company and also a faculty for Cook Medical's Vista® Education and Training.
  • Faculty at CEMAST: Centre for endoscopy and minimally invasive surgery training at Mumbai.


  • Invited faculty at various national and international conferences and workshop; including live demonstration of technique of HoLEP, RIRS and PCNL at various workshops.
  • Mentored and trained over 50 urologists in endourology and lasers in urology; especially in the technique of flexible ureteroscopy and HoLEP.


  • Helped in establishing endourology speciality at Combined Military Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh and Military hospital, Accra, Ghana.
  • Awarded prestigious MIUC fellowship by West Zone Urological Society of India for the year 2011.


  • Received 2nd prize for best video presentation "Holmium laser enucleation of prostate in patients with metallic prostatic stent in - site" at Wesr Zone USICON - 2011, at Goa.
  • Awarded prestigious Chakraborty fellowship 2011 by Indian - American Urological association and American Urological Association for advanced training in the robotic urology and female urology in USA.


  • Received two best paper awards and one best video award at World Endourology Congress 2011 at Chicago. This include
  • Poster - Impact of bladder volume on transabdominal sonographic estimation of Intravesical prostatic protrusion (IPP) and bladder weight (BW).
  • Poster - A Prospective Randomized Control Study Comparing Metal Telescopic Dilation Technique versus One - Shot Dilatation Technique for Tract Creation during Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL).


  • Technique of supracostal puncture during percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL).
  • Received 2nd best paper award for paper "Impact of bladder volume on transabdominal sonographic estimation of intravesical protrusion (IPP) & bladder weight (BW)" at West Zone USICON 2009 at Kahjuraho.


  • Received 2nd best video award for video "Technique of supracostal puncture during PCNL" at West Zone USICON 2009 at Kahjuraho.
  • Received Brig Kishore Patna prize for best paper presentation "Holmium Laser enucleation for symptomatic prostate recurrence after initial transurethral resection of prostate." at Annual Conference of Urological Society of India (USICON) 2009 at Indore, India.


  • Received Best poster award for the moderated poster presentation "A prospective, randomized trial evaluating type of nephrostomy drainage following percutaneous nephrolithotomy: Small bore versus tubeless" at American Urological Association Annual Meeting 2007 at Anaheim, CA., USA.
  • Received first prize for Chandigarh best Video competition for video "Combined approach in the treatment of total ureteral disruption and UVF after laparoscopic hysterectomy." at Annual Conference of Urological Society of India (USICON) 2005 at Ahmedabad., India.


  • Received 2nd prize for the best paper presentation for Paper "Non - refluxing Non - obstructed Megaureter - case report and review of literature" at Mumbai Urological Society (MUS) annual meeting 2001 at Matheran, Maharashtra, India.
  • The Dr. Dipak L. Kothari Gold Medal for year 2002 for passing M.Ch (Genitourinary surgery) examination at first attempt & securing highest average points on the aggregate in the branch of genitourinary surgery at Mumbai University.


  • The Daniel S. C. Devadhar award for passing M.Ch degree examination & securing the highest average points on the aggregate from among all the successful candidates who offered different branches at M.Ch degree examinations held in July 2002 at Mumbai University.
    • The H. L. Bhatt Gold Medal for topping the D.N.B. (Genitourinary surgery) examination conducted by National Board of Examinations, New Delhi in July 2001. The Medal was awarded in the hands of President of India Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam at the convocation ceremony held in Kochi, Kerela on 26/09/2003.


Regional and local.

  • West-Zone Chapter of USI
  • Mumbai Urological association
  • Association of Medical Consultants, Mumbai.


  • National Academy of Medical Sciences (MNAMS), New Delhi.
  • Urological Society of India
  • Indian Medical Association
  • Central Research Institute of Medical Sciences (MCRI)
  • Association of day care surgeons of India


  • American Urological association (AUA).
  • European Association of Urology (EAU).
  • Indian American Urological Association (IAUA).
  • Societe Internationale D’urologie (SIU)
  • Asian Urology Association
  • The Endourological society
  • International Young Urologist association.
  • International Academy of Medical Sciences (MIMSA)
  • International Young Urologist Association (IYUA)

Speciality Interest

  • Endourology, laparoscopy and lasers in urology especially RIRS (retrograde intrarenal surgery), PCNL and HoLEP (Laser prostatectomy).

a passion for healing...