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Dr. Rajiv Yadav

Dr. Rajiv Yadav

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MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Urology

General Surgeon



22 Years Experience Overall  (19 years as specialist)

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Dr. Rajiv Yadav and his team offers the most advanced Robotic Surgery procedures for the management of urologic cancer (prostate cancer, urinary bladder cancer, kidney cancer). His team has an extensive experience of robotic procedures in India. He got his training from the most prestigious institutes including AIIMS, Delhi & Weill Cornell Medical & New York Presbyterian Hospital, USA. Dr Yadav has received numerous top international awards and honors. He is the recipient of ‘Best Clinical Research Award’ in the years 2008 and 2009 by the American Urological Association, USA for his basic research in multiphoton microscopy for prostate cancer surgery. He has also received many other awards including the ‘Best Scientific Abstract Awards’ by American Urological Association, International College of Surgeons and Society of Laparo-endoscopic Surgeons, co-investigator in the prestigious R01 research grant by National Institute of Health, USA.

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Gurgaon Sector 44, Gurgaon

Fortis Memorial Research Institute


Sector 44, Gurugram, Landmark: Opposite HUDA City Centre Metro Station, Gurgaon

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is a general surgeon?

A: A general surgeon is a doctor highly skilled in surgery of a wide range of and most commonly occurring diseases.

Q: What are the procedures for which a general surgeon can perform surgery?

A: A general surgeon performs surgery for digestive tract (oesophagus and related organs), abdomen and its contents, appendicitis, hernia, gallbladder, breast, skin, and soft tissue and endocrine system.

Q: Can a general surgeon peform surgery for cancer treatment?

A: A surgeon who has completed his training in general surgery and, then specialized in oncology can perform surgery for cancer treatment.

Q: How general surgeon is different from a specialist surgeon?

A: A general surgeon is highly skilled in surgical procedure for various parts of the body. They are also trained in pre, during and post-operative surgical critical care and injury due to accidents. However, a specialist surgeon, after having training in general surgery, gets additional training in a particular speciality related to a specific system of the body. e.g. orthopedic surgery

Q: Can a general surgeon do the surgery for appendicitis?

A: Removal of appendicitis is called as appendectomy and is a common surgical procedure performed by a general surgeon.

Awards and Recognitions

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Best Video Award Year, Robotic Surgeon’s Council Meet, New Delhi (Salvage Robotic Radical Prostatectomy) - 2006
Best Reviewer Award Year, Indian journal of Urology - 2015
Best Poster Award Year, NZUSICON, SrinagarVattikuti Foundation-IJU - 2015
Award for Best Paper in Robotic Surgery (IJU) - 2014
Best Surgical Video Award (1st Prize) at ASICON - 2014


MBBS - Rajasthan University, Jaipur, India, 1998
MS - General Surgery - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 2001
MCh - Urology - All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 2005


Urological Society of India (USI)
American Urological Association (AUA)
Delhi Urological Society


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


4460 Haryana State Medical Council, 2009
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