Dr. Rishikesh Ramesh Pandya
Consultant - Urology & Uro Oncology, Laparoscopic Uro Surgeon
Language Spoken: English, Gujarati, Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi, Urdu
Dr Rishikesh Ramesh Pandya has more than 7 years of experience as a Consultant and Head of Urology/UroOncology at a busy private hospital in Abu Dhabi before joining Burjeel Medical City (VPS Group) Abu Dhabi. He will also be available at the Burjeel Hospital in Abu Dhabi City for consultations.
He has overall 19 years of experience as a urologist. His primary area of treatments includes, Prostate Diseases, Uro-oncology (Cancers of the Urinary System), Laparoscopic Urological and Reconstructive surgery, treatment of urinary stones by performing various minimally invasive surgical procedures like Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy (PCNL) Ureteroscopy (Flexible and Rigid).
He graduated MBBS from the University of Mumbai. He has a Fellowship in Uro-Oncology from the University of Toronto, Canada where he worked for 4 years gaining clinical and surgical expertise in the field of Uro-Oncology. Dr Rishikesh worked at the Elisabethinen Hospital in Linz, Austria where he did his Fellowship in Laparoscopic Urology thus developing expert surgical skills in laparoscopic technique for urological diseases including cancers of the urinary system like the prostate, kidney, bladder, etc and 5 years of international work experience in Advance Uro-Oncology and Laparoscopic/Robotic Urology Surgeries in countries like Canada, Austria and USA. He Initiated Laparoscopic Prostatectomy program in Accra, Ghana (West Africa).
Dr. Rishikesh certified as Robotic Urological Surgeon in 2013 at the Rosewell Park Cancer Centre, Buffalo, USA. Currently, he is working as a Consultant Urology & Uro-Oncology in burjeel medical city, Abu Dhabi.
Dr. Rishikesh is passionate about conducting Public and Social Awareness Programs for Early detection of Cancers of Urinary System especially the Kidney and Prostate gland, and/or any Cancers of the body and also General Health Awareness.