Dr Nandakishore is a highly-qualified and experienced doctor working as a Consultant in the Urology department at Aster RV Hospital in JP Nagar, Bangalore since May 2019. He is well-known as the Top Urologist in Bangalore for his expertise and achievements in the field.
Dr Nandakishore did his Internship at K.R and Combined Hospitals, Mysore, Karnataka, India from 1996 - 1997. He was a tutor in the Department of Pathology at Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College, Tamaka, Kolar, Karnataka, India from 1997 - 1998.
He was a Senior Resident in the Department of Urology at St. John’s Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka, India from 2001 – 2002. He was a Senior Resident in the Department of Urology at Malabar institute of medical sciences, Calicut, Kerala, India from January 2003 – June 2003.
He was a research post in Urology at Muljibhai Patel urological hospital in Nadiad, Gujarat, India from June 2003 – December 2003. He was a resident in Urology at Muljibhai Patel urological hospital, Nadiad, Gujarat, India from January 2004 – May 2007.
He was a Junior consultant urologist at Malabar institute of medical sciences, Calicut, Kerala, India from June 2007 to June 2007. He was a Junior consultant urologist at PVS Hospital, Calicut, Kerala, India from Feb 2009 – June 2009.
He obtained Fellowship in Endourology and Laparoscopic Urology in Hadassah Hebrew university medical school, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel from July 2009 - June 2011. He was associated as Consultant Urologist at Columbia Asia Hospitals in Bangalore from July 2011 - May 2019.
His surgical experience from last 9 years from JULY 2011 – TILL NOW - practice is mainly in Endourology (RIRS, PCNL, Bipolar TURP, Holep, Laparoscopic procedures of nephrectomy, ADRENALECTOMY, pyeloplasty, radical prostatectomy, Urethroplasty, andrology procedures)
Clinical case detection, counselling activities of cancer management, coordination with psychosocial department and stoma clinic therapist.
Well versed with Ultrasonography of KUB & USG guided Interventions.
Well versed with TRUS of the prostate with biopsies.
Assisted as well as performed various Open radical surgeries like radical nephrectomies, partial nephrectomies, radical cystectomy, ileal conduit, neobladder constructions, penile cancer surgery, iliac lymph node dissections, and testicular cancer surgery with retroperitoneal lymph node dissection.
Assisted as well as performed various laparoscopic procedures like radical nephrectomies, partial nephrectomies, radical adrenalectomy, Lap assisted radical cystectomy and ileal neobladder creation, partial cystectomy, RPLND.
Assisted as well as performed retroperitoneoscopic nephrectomies.
Assisted as well as performed radical prostatectomies with robotic radical prostatectomy and has been exposed for utilization of robots for nephrectomy, adrenalectomy, and partial nephrectomy.
Exposed to cryoablation of renal tumors ultrasound-guided and laparoscopic-assisted.
Coordination with chemotherapy and radiation units with IMRT and Brachytherapy.
Endourological management of TCC with laser ablation and enucleation of upper urinary tract tumors.
Handling with local and systemic chemotherapy, immunotherapy regimens and treatment.
Artificial sphincter insertion
Male advance slings for post-prostatectomy incontinence
Penile implantation for post-prostatectomy impotence
Pyeloplasty – open as well laparoscopic
Pediatric work – ureteral reimplantation
Andrology – Vasectomy reversal, vaso-epididymal or vaso – vasal anastomosis
Urethroplasty – Buccal mucosal graft harvesting and plastic repair.
Female urology – TVT, TOT, Prolift (Gynae care) surgery for vaginal prolapse
Evaluation and management of erectile function and dysfunction.
Male infertility risk assessment.
Male infertility genetics.
Screening and diagnostic radiographic and ultrasound techniques.
Natural history and pathology of erectile dysfunction and male infertility.
Selection of local therapy, contraindications and expected outcomes in the treatment of erectile dysfunction.
Choice of local therapy, contraindications for treatment of testicular failure and infertility.
Consequences of systemic treatments on erectile function and testicular function.
Effect of systemic chemotherapy and endocrine therapy on reproductive health and sexual health.
Preoperative workup and postoperative management of surgical patients with sexual dysfunction.
Preoperative workup and postoperative management of postsurgery testicular biopsy imaging techniques.
Psychosocial and legal aspects of erectile dysfunction and reproductive health.
Doppler ultrasound of penile arteries.
Dynamic infusion cavernosography and cavernosometry.
Ultrasound and MR imaging of testicular and vasal abnormalities.
Biopsy techniques of the testis.
Percutaneous and open sperm retrieval techniques.
Management of varicocele techniques.
Microscopic interpretation of testicular pathology.
Well versed with Ultrasonography of KUB & USG guided Interventions
Evaluation and counselling of patients regarding the benign etiologies like prostate hypertrophies, bladder tumours which require expectant management or transurethral surgeries with electrocautery and laser prostatectomies.
Counselling regarding education, prevention and management of urolithiasis and has extensive research of etiology of stone formation, stone analysis, a metabolic workup for these patients with stone formation
ESWL with all complex machines like HM3, Compact Delta and Dornier Gemini (Endourology Suite)
Handling and maintenance of all flexible cystoscopes, ureteroscope with procedural intervention for urinary stones and urological tumours
Percutaneous surgeries on kidney and bladders for stone as well on upper tract tumours
Handling and procedural interventions with a semi-rigid ureteroscope for handling stones and tumors
Open as well laparoscopic donor nephrectomy
Arteriovenous fistula creation
Transplant kidney ultrasound and Doppler studies with monitoring
Follow up with counselling of transplanted patients
Basic science and research
Participated in various drug trials and research
Basic science research in biofilm prevention on urinary catheters
Animal lab experiments about rats with a licence to work with animals
Has got experienced with dry & wet lab experience (dissection of kidney, ureter, nephrectomy and ureter – ureter anastomosis in pigs)
He completed MBBS in Govt. Medical College at Mysore from Mysore University, Karnataka, India from 1991 - 1996. He did MS (General Surgery) in Govt. Medical College at Bangalore from Rajiv Gandhi University, Karnataka, India from 1997 - 2001. He did DNB (Urology) from Diplomate of National Board, New Delhi and Fellowship in Endourology from Hadassah Medical School.
Area of Expertise:
Endo urology / Robotic Urology
Andrology ( Penile Implant / Microsurgery)
Reconstructive urology (Lap/Open)
Workshops attended & assisted:
World congress of endourology -2004 workshop, MPUH, NADIAD
Assisted LASER TURP to Dr Graham Watson
1st SIU workshop Lower urinary tract surgery – Mumbai Jan-2006
International workshop on uro oncology - Ahmedabad
Prostate Cancer- Dr Patric Walsh & Dr V Patel, 2006 Ahmedabad
GUSCON -2006 Workshop, MPUH, Nadiad
Minimal invasive urological surgery international workshop2003 Ahmedabad
Pretransplant Nephrectomy In Adult Polycystic Kidney. BJUI, Volume 101, Number 1, January 2008 , Pp.94 -97.
Testicular plasmacytoma in a previously treated multiple myeloma. Is testis a sanctuary site? JCO September 20th 2010:e456-e458; published online on August 2nd, 2010;
Predicting the Risk of High-Grade Bladder Cancer Using Noninvasive Data. Shapur N, Pode D, Katz R, Shapiro A, Yutkin V, Pizov G, Appelbaum L, Zorn K, C, Duvdevani M, Landau E, H, Gofrit O, N, Urol Int 2011;87:319-324\
Is radical cystectomy mandatory in every patient with variant histology of bladder cancer. Shapur, N.K., Katz, R., Pode, D., Shapiro, A., Yutkin, V., Pizov, G., Appelbaum, L., Zorn, K.C., Duvdevani, M., Landau, E.H. and Gofrit, O.N., 2011. Rare tumors, 3(2).
X-ray diffraction and SEM study of kidney stones in Israel: quantitative analysis, crystallite size determination and statistical characterization. Vladimir Uvarov, Inna Popov, Nandakishore Shapur, Tamer Abdin, Ofer N. Gofrit, Dov Pode,Mordechai Duvdevani Environmental Geochemistry and Health, December 2011, Volume 33, Issue 6, pp 613-622.
Crystallite size – is it a new predictor for renal stone burden? Nandakishore K Shapur, Vladimir Uvarov, Inna Popov, Ran Katz, Ofer N Gofrit, Ezekiel H Landau, Dov Pode, Mordechai, Duvdevani, Urology 2012 Nov 15;80(5):980-5. Epub in 2012 September 15th.
Sustained release varnish containing chlorhexidine for prevention of biofilm formation on urinary catheter surface: in vitro study. Nandakishore K Shapur, Mordechai Duvdevani, Michael Friedman, Batya Zaks, Irit Gati, Eran Lavy, Ran Katz, Ezekiel, H Landau, Dov Pode, Ofer, N Gofrit, Doron Steinberg, J Endourol, 2012 Jan;26 (1):26-31. (Endourology society)
Evaluation of Urinary Catheters Coated with Sustained-Release Varnish of Chlorhexidine in Mitigating Biofilm Formation on Urinary Catheters in Dogs. G. Segev1,*, T. Bankirer1, D. Steinberg2,M. Duvdevani3,N.K, Shapur3, M. Friedman4 and E. Lavy 1, Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, Volume 27, Issue 1, pages 39-46, January/ February 2013.
The diagnostic impact of leukocytosis and serum neutrophil level in acute renal colic, Sep 2010, Nandakishore Shapur, Tamer Abdin, Guy Hidas, Ofer N. Gofrit, Mordechai, Duvdevani, Journal of Endourology 24:A25-A25 in September 2010.
Can antibacterial-varnish coated biopsy needles reduce infection rates following trans-rectal ultrasound (trus) guided prostate biopsy? Gideon Lorber, Doron M Steinberg, Nandakishore Shapur, Mordechai, Duvdevani, Journal of Endourology 25:A13-A14 in November 2011.
MEMBER OF INDIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION- KAR/11096/114/180/171724/2012-13/CL
KARNATAKA MEDICAL COUNCIL KMC-45937
MEMBER OF THE SOUTH ASIAN SOCIETY FOR SEXUAL MEDICINE B125