Dr. Pankaj is a University Certified Fellowship trained Genitourinary Reconstructive specialist at Pune, India. He completed master’s in general surgery from University of Mumbai where he secured second rank. He was awarded H S Bhat Gold Medal in the final exit examination conducted by the National Board, Urology (DNB) in 2010. For over 11 years, he has been actively associated with Centre for Reconstructive Urology, Pune working as a team member under Dr. Sanjay B Kulkarni, an eminent International Faculty and GURU.
Dr. Pankaj is passionate about his work, an avid researcher. His has innovated novel technique (MRI in Pelvic fractures) and a device (Penile retractor) which has won the third prize at BANTU, SIU 2017.He has recently published new step of Non-Transecting Bulbar Urethroplasty. His other innovations include Vicryl tackers for quilting in anterior urethroplasty. His work on 3-D printing of Pelvic fracture urethral injuries has won award at the IAUA meeting, Chicago,2019.
Pankaj won the prestigious IAUA Chakraborty Fellowship for 2018 and visited Cleveland Clinic.
He is multiple book chapters to his credit and over 92 Publications. He has been invited as Operating Faculty for Urethroplasty and hypospadias surgeries across India and has got opportunity to operate in more than 20 countries.
He is a faculty for GURS And University Fellowship program in Reconstructive Urology. He was elected as Board of Directors of GURS from 2016-19 and now continues as a Fellowship committee member.
He currently serves as Hon. Secretary of International Society of Reconstructive urology.
Dr Pankaj is happy to contribute in any role given to take forward the education and surgery in the field of Reconstructive Urology.