Mr Deepak Batura graduated from India with an MBBS. He then did his Masters in Surgery and obtained his Diplomate of the National Board. He further trained in Urology, for a doctoral qualification of M.Ch from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, and then qualified to become a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
He has developed his urology skills for over 30 years in various secondary and tertiary level teaching and university hospitals in United Kingdom, Asia, and the Middle East. He has previously held the appointment of Associate Professor for both Mumbai and Delhi Universities.
He is presently serving as Consultant Urologist in London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust since the last 14 years. The trust has three University Hospitals affiliated to the Imperial College School of Medicine. His special interests lie in general urology, lower urinary reconstructive urology, incontinence, upper tract and pelvic urology, endourology, uro-oncology and female urology. He has expertise in urethroplasty for urethral narrowing which he has introduced into his Trust and he also treats abnormal penile curvatures.
He is skilled in laser treatments, both for prostate enlargements as well as for bladder cancers. His areas of interest include urological infections, which he both treats and researches.
He is keenly interested in medical education and is an educational supervisor with the Imperial College School of Medicine and the London Deanery. He has more than 65 publications to his name in reputed international journals which are indexed in Medline and PubMed, with a current i10-index of 11.
He has vast experience with editorial assignments, both for journals as well as for urological associations. He is a named Specialist Advisor for the Urology Update Series for the Royal College of Surgeons of England, an Associate of the European Association of Urology Section of Infections in Urology (ESIU), an Editorial Board Member in Adult Urology for International Urology and Nephrology and an Editorial International Board member for The Medical Journal of Shree Birendra Hospital, Nepal. He has served as a journal referee for more than 30 eminent peer-reviewed Medline and PubMed indexed journals and has reviewed more than 300 manuscripts). He has experience of more than 40 pivotal international conference proceedings in Asia, Europe and North America both as a speaker as well as chair. He is a reviewer for the prestigious European Association of Urology annual congress.
He has done charitable medical work with underprivileged rural communities and slum dwellers in resource limited parts of the world.
- General urology
- Lower urinary reconstructive urology
- Female and functional urology
- Upper tract and pelvic urology
- Bladder outlet surgery with laser
- Stone disease
- Bladder tumour ablation with laser and the treatment of urological infections.
- British Association of Urological Surgeons
- European Association of Urology
- American Urological Association
- Société Internationale d'Urologie
- Urological Society of India