Mr Ajay Pahuja

Consultant Urologist

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Mr Ajay Pahuja is a full time Consultant Urological Surgeon in the BHSCT. He completed his graduation and post-graduation from reputed medical school KMC, Manipal (India).

Following this, he trained in Urology and renal transplantation in Mumbai for 3 years and then relocated to the UK to complete his Urological training in Northern Ireland. He was awarded his Fellowship of the Royal college of surgeons (urology) in 2008.

He is also extensively trained in diagnostic general urology, and general urological surgery including prostate cancer diagnosis, and endoscopic (telescopic) surgery for diseases such as bladder cancer, and benign prostatic enlargement causing urinary difficulties.  His subspecialty areas of expertise include BPH (TURP/Urolift/Rezum) and Renal stones (Laser treatment for stones).

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Consultant Urologist BHSCT

Practising at

Kingsbridge Private Hospital

Personal profile

Mr Pahuja is a keen cricket follower, enjoys music, walking and reading.

Qualifications

MBBS MS FRCS Edin FRCSUrol

GMC Specialist Register (Urology)

Professional bodies

Memberships

  • Member of the British Association of Urological Surgeons
  • Member of the European Urology Association
  • Member of the Irish Urology Society
  • Member of the Urological Society of India
  • Member of the Endourological Society
  • Member of the IBUS
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh
  • BMA member
  • BAUS SAS working group member

Publications

Publications

  • Steen B, Curry D, Pahuja A, Loan W, Thwaini A. Long-term oncological outcomes for RFA of small renal masses. Journal of clinical urology 2020 18 June https://doi.org/10.1177%2F2051415820933096
  • Pahuja (NI) and Loan W, Q & A session ESUR Lecture (PAE) Prostate Artery Embolization (PAE):  Interventional Radiology Perspective – (PAE): Urology Perspective - 14:20 European Symposium on Urogenital Radiology 19-22 Sep, Dublin, 2019
  • Curry D, Pahuja A, Loan W, Thwaini A. Radiofrequency ablation of small renal masses: Outcomes, Complications and Effects on Renal Function. Current Urology 2018 Jun; 11(4): 196-200.                                                            
  • H O'Kane, Pahuja A, K. J. Ho, A Thwaini, TN Rajan, P Keane “Outcome of Glansectomy and Skin Grafting in the Management of Penile Cancer,” Advances in Urology, vol. 2011, Article ID 240824, 4 pages, 2011. doi:10.1155/2011/240824
  • Hameed A, Pahuja A, Thwaini A, Nambirajan T “Subclavian vein thrombosis” : an unusual presentation of Renal Cell Carcinoma.  Can Urol Assoc J. 2011 Apr; 5(2):E27-8. doi: 10.5489/cuaj.10061.
  • Pahuja A, Thwaini A, Rajan N T, Keane P “Medical Treatment of locally advanced and advanced Prostate Cancer” Textbook chapter 3 in “Medical therapy in urology” Shergill, I.S.; Arya, M.; Grange, P.R.; Mundy, A.R. (Eds.) Springer 2010.
  • Pahuja A, Bhardwa J, Dunsmuir W D, Kirby R  ‘‘Topographic anatomy of prostate, seminal vesicles, vas deferens and ejaculatory ducts’’  Textbook chapter on Prostate Cancer: Surgical  Principles and Practice, chapter 6, Taylor & Francis  Dec 2005.

Treatments and areas of interest

  • Prostate
  • Lower urinary tract symptoms
  • Stress and urge incontinence
  • Botox injections for overactive bladder
  • Men's health check
  • Raised PSA and erectile dysfunction
  • Management of haematuria (blood in the urine) and suspected bladder cancer
  • Cystoscopy
  • Circumcision
  • Frenuloplasty
  • Vasectomy
  • Scrotal conditions
  • Suspected testicular cancer
  • Hydrocele
  • Epididymal cysts
  • Urinary tract infections

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