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Dr. Rupin Shah
Dr. Rupin Shah
Andrology & Male infertility
India
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Current Job Profile
Consultant Andrologist & Microsurgeon

Current Hospital
Lilavati Hospital & Research Centre, Mumbai, India.
Bhatia Hospital, Mumbai, India.
Muljibhai Patel Urological Hospital, Mumbai, India.

Job Responsibilites
Clinical Care Of Men With Infertility Or Sexual Problems
Training Of Urologists In Andrology
Advisor To Morpheus Chain Of IVF Clinics
 
Special Interests

Microsurgical Vaso-Epididymal Anastomosis For Obstructive Azoospermia
Microsurgical Vasectomy Reversal
Microsurgical Varicocelectomy
Tesicular Sperm Retrieval
Penile Prosthesis Implantation
Correction Of Penile Curvature And Peyronies Disease

 
Top most Diseases treated

Azoospermia
Vas Aplasia
Varicocele
Testicular Failure
Hypogonadism
Anejaculation
Retrograde Ejaculation
Oligoasthenozoospermia
Erectile Dysfunction
Premature Ejaculation
Congenital Penile Curvature
Peyronie's Disease
Unconsummated Marriage
Microphallus
Andropause

 
Degrees & Diplomas Fellowships

M.B.B.S. from G.S Medical College, Mumbai, India. in 1979
M.S. General Surgery from K.E.M Hospital, Mumbai, India. in 1983
M.Ch Urology from K E M Hospital, Mumbai, India. in 1986

 
 
Memberships of Scientific Associations

1. Urological Society Of India/S054FL
2. International Society for Sexual Medicine
3. Society International Urologie
4.Council of Sex Education & Parenthood/ F-115

 
Research Papers Published

1. Mathur SK, Shah RS, Samsi AB, Kelkar MK. Hydatid cyst as a cause of common bile duct obstruction. J Postgrad Med 1983; 29: 263-66.
2. Shah RS, Shah SR, Shah AB, Purohit SP, Sobti MK, Pardanani DS. Intravenous indomethacin compared to intravenous baralgan in the treatment of acute ureteric colic - a double blind comparative study. Ind J Surg 1986, 48: 350-54.
3. Shah RS, Parulkar BG, Samsi AB, Mathur SK. Full-thickness replacement of the abdominal wall with synthetic mesh (a report of 2 cases). J Postgrad Med 1986, 32: 42-44.
4. Parulkar BG, Pardanani DS, Chadda M , Shah RS, Purohit SP, Bhandarkar SD. Study of erectile dysfunctions in diabetic men. Ind J Urol 1987, 3: 64-69.
5. Shah RS, Pardanani DS, Parulkar BG, Purohit SP, Bandivdekar AR, Sheth AR. Hypothalamic-Hypophyseal-Testicular abnormalities and erectile dysfunction. Archives of Andrology 1988, 20:137-40.
6. Mathur SK, Supe AN, Shah RS, et al. Monolayer closure of abdomen - A study of 300 cases. Ind J Surg 1989, 51: 245-8.
7. Shah RS. Extended external cavernosal drainage, an alternative to surgery in ichaemic priapism. Artères et Veines 1991, 10: 290-2.
8. Shah RS, Morparia H, Kulkarni V, Shah N. The need for intra-cavernosal pressure monitoring during penile duplex Doppler studies. Int J of Impotence Res 1994, 6 Suppl 1: A33.
9. Shah RS, Parulkar BG, Kulkarni V, Shah G, Jhaveri V. Antegrade dorsal vein arterialization (Shah-Parulkar procedure) for penile revascularization. Int J of Impotence Res 1994, 6 Suppl 1: V3.
10. Gopalkrishnan K, Padwal V, D’Souza S, Shah R. Severe asthenozoospermia : a structural and functional study. Int J Andrology 1995, 18 Suppl 1: 67-74.
11. Shah RS, , Kulkarni VR, Gupte DM, Mehta M. Use of intra-penile injection of papaverine to diagnose vasculogenic impotence (letter). Ind J Urology, 1996, 12: 96
12. Shah RS, Kulkarni VR, Gupte DM, Mehta MK, Malde SC. Men who cannot reach orgasm - experience with vibrator therapy in 91 cases of non-neurogenic anorgasmia. Int J of Impotence Res 1996, 8: A46.
13. Kulkarni VR, Shah RS, Gupte DM, Mehta MK. A clinical study of the erection-inducing effects of intra-cavernosal chlorpromazine. Int J of Impotence Res 1996, 8: D83.

 
Lectures & Talks Delivered

1. “Hypnosis in Surgery - talk cum demonstration” - Special Presentation at the 42nd. Annual Conference of the Association of Surgeons of India, December 1982, Bombay.
2. “Psychological factors predicting outcome of surgery for chronic duodenal ulcer” - Silver Jubilee Annual Conference of Indian Society of Gastroenterology, 1984, Bombay.
3. “Indomethacin in the treatment of acute renal colic” - 44th. Annual Conference of the Association of Surgeons of India, December 1984, Lucknow.
4. “Biomechanical aids in the investigation of male sexual dysfunction” - 11th. All India Symposium cum Workshop on Biomedical Engineering, 1985, Bombay.
5. “Investigating male sexual dysfunction” - 7th. World Congress of Sexology, November 1985, New Delhi.
6. “Bulbocavernosus EMG and evoked potentials as an aid to neuro-urological diagnosis” - 1st. Prize, Annual Conference of the Bombay Urological Society, February 1986, Alibag.
7. “The VEDES technique - a new microsurgical method for treating obstructive azoospermia” - 15th. Annual Conference of the Bombay Obstetric and Gynecological Society, May 1987, Bombay.
8. “Microsurgical Vaso-Epididymal Anastomosis - an experimental study” - CKP Prize Competition Paper, 21st. Annual Conference of the Urological society of India, September 1987, Jodhpur.
9. “Varicocele - Current perspectives” - 16th. Annual Conference of the Bombay Obstetric and Gynecological Society, May 1988, Bombay.
10. “Refining the Urologists’ knee-jerk” - CKP Menon Prize Competition Paper, 22nd. Annual Conference of the Urological society of India, September 1988, Patna.
11. “Simple devices for quantifying penile rigidity” - Poster, 22nd. Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1988, Patna.
12. “Towards a more reversible vasectomy” - First Annual Cnference of the Indian Society for the Study of Reproduction and Fertility, November 1988, Bombay.
13."Infertility due to Male Sexual Dysfunction" - 17th Annual Coference of the Bombay Obstetric & Gynnecological Society, april 1989, Bombay
14. “Penile Veno-Occlusive Insufficiency - Diagnostic considerations” - CKP Menon Prize Competition Paper, 23rd. Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1989, Ahmedabad.
15. “Anatomical considerations in the surgical correction of venous leak causing erectile dysfunction” - Poster, 23rd. Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1989, Ahmedabad.
16. “Extended external cavernosal drainage - an alternative to surgery in ichaemic priapism” - First International Symposium on Pharmacological Erections, November 1989, Paris.
17. “Clinical study of Primary Ejaculatory Failure in neurologically intact men resulting in infertility” - CKP Menon Prize for Best Paper, 24th. Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1990, Calicut.
18. “Development of an indigenous NPT monitor as an aid to diagnosis in cases of erectile dysfunction” - Poster, 24th. Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1990, Calicut.
19. “Prostatic fluid pH - a simple and reliable screening test for diagnosis of chronic prostatitis” - Vijayawada Best Poster 3rd. Prize, 24th. Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1990, Calicut.
20. “Advances in varicocele therapy”, 19th. Annual Conference of the Bombay Obstetric and Gynecological Society, March 1991, Bombay.
21. “Aspermia - causes and cures”, Best Paper Prize, XIV Annual Conference of the Maharashtra Chapter of Association of Surgeons of India, February 1992, Pune.
22. “Implantation of inflatable penile prosthesis”, Video, 26th. Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, Decmber 1992
23. “Microsurgical Vaso-Epididymal Anastomosis”, Video, 26th. Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, Decmber 1992
24. “Antegrade dorsal vein arterialisation (Shah-Parulkar procedure) for penile revascularisation”, ISIR Prize for Best Video, VI World Meeting on Impotence, September 1994, Singapore.
25. “The need for intra-cavernosal pressure monitoring during penile duplex Doppler studies” - VI World Meeting on Impotence, September 1994, Singapore.
26. “The first Indian Penile Prosthesis - its current and future development and initial clinical results” - Vijayawada Prize for Best Poster - 28th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, December 1994, Calcutta.
27. “A comparision of semen quality following electro-ejaculation or vibrator-induced ejaculation” - 28th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, December 1994, Calcutta.
28. “Corpus cavernosum reconstruction with penile prosthesis implantation in a congenitally small penis” - Video, 28th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, December 1994, Calcutta.
29. “Microsurgical Vaso-Epididymal Ductular End-to-Side Anastomosis using double-armed 10-0 sutures” - Video, 28th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, December 1994, Calcutta.
30. “Penile prosthesis implantation”, Video, XVII Annual Conference of the Maharashtra Chapter of Association of Surgeons of India, February 1995, Thane.
31. “Microsurgical varicocelectomy”, Video, XVII Annual Conference of the Maharashtra Chapter of Association of Surgeons of India, February 1995, Thane.
32. “ Men who cannot reach orgasm - experience with vibrator therapy in 91 cases of non-neurogenic anorgasmia” - VII World Meeting on Impotence, November 1996, San Francisco.
33. “Discrepancy between stretched penile length and erect penile length explains penile shortening after penile prosthesis surgery” - Poster, VII World Meeting on Impotence, November 1996, San Francisco.
34. “Use of double, removable sleeves to reduce the inventory of semi-rigid penile prosthesis” - Poster, VII World Meeting on Impotence, November 1996, San Francisco.
35. “Intra-Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) of Epididydmal and Testicular Sperm from azoospermic men” - 30th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1997, Mumbai.
36. “A new approach to penile prosthesis implantation in men with postpriapism fibrosis” - Poster, 30th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1997, Mumbai.
37. “Three year clinical experience with the Shah penile prosthesis” - Poster, 30th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1997, Mumbai.
38. “Modular urological workstations - a low cost indigenous uroflowmeter” - Poster, 30th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1997, Mumbai.
39. "Is one testicular biopsy enough?" - Brij Kishor Patna Prize for Best Paper, USICON 2000 Annual Conference, January 2000, Hyderabad
40. "Sildenafil vs Intrapenile Injection - a comparative study of efficacy and patient preferences" - Podium presentation, USICON 2000 Annual Conference, January 2000, Hyderabad
41. "The Reverse-Cut VEA" - Best Video First Prize, USICON 2000 Annual Conference, January 2000, Hyderabad
42. "A new technique for microsurgical vaso-epididymal anstomosis" - Video presentation, 12th Video Urology World Congress, 2001 Goa.
43."The Shah penile prosthesis - model selection and implantation technique" - Video presentation, 12th Video Urology World Congress, 2001, Goa
44. “Treatment of ED in ESRD” – Symposium, 5th Conference Nephrology Urology Transplant Society of South Asian Region, November 2003, Mumbai.
45. “Crossed Vaso-Vasal Anastomosis for combined ejaculatory and epididymal blocks: the back-to-front 2-layer technique” –Video, USICON 2004, 37th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 2004, Kochi (Awarded best video prize)
46. “Obstructive azoospermia after genital tuberculosis may be reversible with medical therapy” – Poster, Annual Conference of the American Urological Association, May 2004, San Francisco.
46. “The single seminiferous tubule (SST) technique for atraumatic multiple testicular biopsies for sperm retrieval” – Podium presentation, Annual Conference of the American Urological Association, May 2004, San Francisco.
47. “State-of-the-art vasectomy: microsurgical open-ended technique” – Competition video, USICON 2005, 38th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 2005, Ahmedabad.

Co-Authored Papers
1. “Experience with 8 cases of pheochromocytoma” - 18th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1984, Calcutta.
2. “A new indigenously made Latex Foley Urethral Catheter” - 44th. Annual Conference of the Association of Surgeons of India, December 1984, Lucknow.
3. “Pheochromocytoma of bladder (a case report)”, Annual Conference of the Bombay Urological Society, February 1985, Matheran.
4. “Desoxyribonucleic acid flow cytometry of testicular biopsies” - 19th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1985, Ottacamund.
5. “Male Sexual Dysfunction - a clinical study”, 7th World Congress of Sexology, November 1985, New Delhi.
6. “Evaluation of sexual dysfunction in diabetic males”, - 7th World Congress of Sexology, November 1985, New Delhi.
7. “New compressive dressing after surgery for hydrocele” - 46th. Annual Conference of the Association of Surgeons of India, December 1986, Lucknow.
8. “Fracture of penis” - Poster, 22nd Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1988, Patna.
9. “Complications of papaverine” - 22nd Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1988, Patna.
10. “Carcinoma of seminal vesicle preenting as acute retention” - Poster, 23rd Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1989, Ahmedabad.
11. ‘Transvenous steel coil embolisation of varicocele” - 23rd Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1989, Ahmedabad.
12. “Role of surgery in subclinical varicocele” - 23rd Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1989, Ahmedabad.
13. “Management of venogenic impotence by venous ligation - our experience of six cases” - 24th. Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, September 1990, Calicut.
14. “Dynamic Arterio-Venous Evaluation - DAVE Test - for Impotence” - Vijayawada Prize for Best Poster :Third Prize, 25th. Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1992, Kanyakumari.
15. “Management of non-organic anejaculatory infertility” - 29th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1996, Bangalore.
16. “Chlorpromazine - a new drug for the management of erectile dysfunction” - - Vijayawada Prize for Best Poster :Second Prize, 29th. Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1996, Bangalore.
17. “ A clinical study of the erection-inducing effects of intra-cavernosal chlorpromazine” - Poster, VII World Meeting on Impotence, November 1996, San Francisco.
18. “Testicular spermatid injection - the next frontier” - Video, 30th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1997, Mumbai.
19. “Recovery of Epididydmal and Testicular Sperm and Intra-Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)” - Video, 30th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1997, Mumbai.
20. “First Indian experience with the Seager electroejaculator” - Brij Kishore Patna Prize Paper, 30th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1997, Mumbai.
21. “Safety of long term use of intra-cavernosal papaverine-chlorpromazine combination for erectile dysfunction” - 30th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1997, Mumbai.
21. “Microinjection - the end of male infertility ?” - 30th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1997, Mumbai.
22. “A rare case of priapism secondary to penile metastasis from the lung” - Poster, 30th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1997, Mumbai.
23. “Pregnancy using testicular sperm - conquering male infertility” - Poster, 30th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1997, Mumbai.
24. ‘In search of a non-spermicidal lubricant” - Poster, 30th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 1997, Mumbai.
25. Management of retrograde ejaculation” Poster, 31st Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, February 1998, Chandigarh.
26. "Surgery for ejaculatory duct obstruction" Video, Chandigarh Best Video Prize, 35th Annual Conference of the Urological Society of India, January 2002, Jaipur.
27. "Erectile dysfunction in post TURP patients", poster, 12th West Zone USICON, Oct. 2002, Nadiad
28. "Erectile dysfunction in ESRD patients", Best Poster Prize, 12th West Zone USICON, Oct. 2002, Nadiad

 
Career Awards

1.Dr B C Roy National Award for Development of Andrology in India - 2008 - Urology Society of India
2. President's Gold Medal in recognition of special contribution to the field of Urology (andrology) in India - 2007
3. Pinnamaneni Venkateshwar Rao Memorial Oration and Gold Medal - "Advances in the surgical management of Azoospermia" , 2002
4. ISIR Video Prize at the VI World Meeting on Impotence, Singapore, for a New Technique of Penile Revascularization, 1994
5. Dr. R Sitharaman Memorial Award.

 
Instruments & Inventions

Shah Penile Prosthesis - India's first, and most commonly used penile implant

 
 
Extracurricular Achievements

Best Debator
Mumbai UniversityCertified Scuba Diver

 
Other Professional Information

Pioneer in male infertility and erectile dysfuncrtion management in India. Developed several techniques and instruments. Have trained over a 1000 doctors through workshops conducted over 20 years

 
 
 
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