MBBS, MS - General Surgery, MCh - Urology
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95% (22 votes)
Dr. S. V. Kotwal has extensive experience in all branches of Urology and has performed one of the largest personal series of PCNL in North India (nearly 4000) and 300 renal transplants. He pioneered microsurgery in the Armed Forces and has vast experience of Uro-Oncology and Paediatric Urology. His work in Endo-Urology and Vascular reconstructions has won him international acclaim. He has performed several complicated genito-urinary reconstructive operations including the very recent ‘sex change’ or ‘sex reassignment’ surgery. He has conducted operative workshops all over the country and actively participated in regional, national and international professional conferences.Dr. Kotwal is a recognized post graduate teacher for MS (General Surgery) and M.Ch (Urology) Degrees at the University of Pune and MS Degree at Delhi University. He is an examiner and Inspector of the National Board of Examinations and also a visiting Professor of Urology at CMC, Ludhiana and Guwahati Medical College.
My daughter is patient from the last one year , doctor is very kind and always given best he is always excellent
He was the only one who suggested not to go for surgery and we are so glad that we found him..my father life was saved bcos of him...
Visitee for my Mother in law treatment. Highly recommended for to the point advise. Explained the problem and solution in details and was impressive.
The Doctor's confident, authoritative and clear reccomendations were valuable for me. I believe i received the best possible advice concerning further course of action in addressing a posible malignancy of the prostrate.
Q: Who is a urologist?
A: A urologist is a doctor specially trained in and who treats diseases of the urinary tract in both males and females. Urologists may also treat diseases of the male reproductive system.
Q: What diseases can urologists treat?
A: Urologists commonly treat diseases such as urinary tract infections (UTI), cystistis, urinary incontinence, bladder stones, kidney stones,cancers, prostate enlargements, scrotal diseases. etc.
Q: What is the difference between an urologist and a nephrologist?
A: A nephrologist is a medical physician who specially treats complex diseases that affect the kidneys such as nephritis, kidney stones, polycystic kidney disease, and acute and chronic kidney failure. An urologist treats the urinary tract system in both men and women.
Q: When should I visit a urologist?
A: One should visit a urologist if there are symptoms such as burning and pain during urination, presence of blood in urine, pain in abdomen, incontinence or repeated urinary tract infections (UTIs).
Q: Can a urologist treat diseases of the female reproductive system?
A: Urologists can treat common illnesses in females such as urinary tract infections, bladder inflammations, prolapse and cancers. For conditions related to uterus, ovaries, fallopian tubes, they are referred to a gynecologist.