Bhubaneswar, Aug 11: The Department of Urology and Renal Transplant at AIIMS Bhubaneswar has successfully performed the first retroperitoneoscopic partial nephrectomy for a kidney tumor in the state of Odisha.
The Department is already providing all the possible advanced urological laparoscopic surgeries, which people of Odisha were deprived of. This Challenging retroperitoneoscopic surgical procedure was successfully carried out by a dedicated team led by Dr. Manoj Kumar Das, Associate Professor, and talented resident doctors comprised of Dr. Abhay, Dr. Kirti Singh, and Dr. Dheeraj has added another milestone.
Dr. Das extends his heartfelt gratitude to Department Head Dr Prasant Nayak, whose visionary leadership has fostered an environment of motivation and enthusiasm. He also thanked his colleague Dr Swarnendu Mandal for being a constant source of encouragement.
This accomplishment comes on the heels of the team's previous achievement in performing the first retroperitoneoscopic radical nephrectomy for a kidney tumor in Odisha on February 23, further solidifying AIIMS Bhubaneswar's position as a hub for advanced urological laparoscopic and retroperitoneoscopic procedures.
The Department of Urology and Renal Transplant at AIIMS Bhubaneswar remains steadfast in its commitment to pushing the boundaries of urological services through state-of-the-art minimal invasive surgeries. This department stands at the forefront, delivering unparalleled patient care in the eastern India.