Mrs Aruna Abhyankar

Personal profile

I am on specialist register for Paediatric surgery and have completed the training programme in the UK with a CCT in Paediatric Surgery and a subspecialist training in Paediatric Urology at Great Ormond Street and Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trusts. I have also worked in other tertiary centres, including the Birmingham Children’s Hospital, University Hospital of Wales and KEM hospital, Mumbai.

I have extensive experience in management a wide range of general paediatric surgery pathologies in neonates/ young children and adolescents with additional interest in urological disorders.

I offer practical and dedicated mentorship to medical students and training doctors with focus on clinical research, risk management and consent.

I highly value child centre management. I have an interest in Clinical Leadership and have benefitted from the Royal College of Surgeon’s Emerging Leadership fellow 2015-2016.

Professional Memberships

  • GMC: Full registration: On CCT Register for Paediatric Surgery
  • RCSEd Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • FMLM: Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management
  • BMA: British medical Association
  • MDU: Medical Defence Union
  • BAPS: British Association of Paediatric Surgeons
  • BAPU: British Association of Paediatric Urologist
  • ESPU: European Society of Pediatric Urology
  • ICS: International Continence Society
  • MMC: Maharashtra Medical Council

Clinical Interests

  • Prenatal counselling: for foetal kidney dilatation and follow up after birth
  • General paediatric surgery
  • Abdominal and Inguinal/ Genital pathologies
  • Removal of lumps/ branchial sinus/ lipoma/pilomatrixoma
  • Management of Urinary tract infections/ congenital problems
  • Cystoscopy/ treatment of reflux/Overactive bladder
  • Complex wetting and bowel disorders
  • Range of day case operations performed: in the past 2 years: (circumcision/ herniototmy/ laparoscopic varicocele operation/dermoid excision/ cystsocsopy/ orchiopexy/hydrocele surgery)

Please note the range of paediatric pathologies are more varied and all are not quoted on the webpage.

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