Dr. Rajesh Ahlawat


about Dr. Rajesh Ahlawat

Dr. Rajesh Ahlawat is a world-renowned name in the field of Minimally Invasive Urology and Renal Transplants with more than 39 years of experience. He is credited with establishing high-volume Urology and Renal Transplant programs at Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, New Delhi, Fortis Hospitals, New Delhi, and Medanta – The Medicity, Gurugram. An accomplished endourologist, laparoscopic and robotic surgeon, Dr. Ahlawat pioneered the world’s first Robotic Kidney Transplant (RKT) with regional hypothermia. A teacher and academician at heart, Dr. Ahlawat initiated Urology training M.Ch. and D.N.B. programs at all previous institutions of his association. He was awarded the Chakraborty Fellowship by Indian American Urological Association for year 1992 and PN Berry Fellowship in 1995. He was honored with the title of Honorary Lecturer conferred to him by the University College London Hospitals (UCLH), U.K. in 1995 during his stint at Institute of Urology and Nephrology.


1986: MCh (Urology) (AIIMS, New Delhi)
1982: MNAMS (General Surgery) (DNB Board, New Delhi)
1980: MS (General Surgery)(KGMC, Lucknow)
1976: MBBS (KGMC, Lucknow)

Awards & Achievements

Kalyan Pharmacy Gold Medal, 1972
Certificate of Honour (Obst. & Gyn.), 1976
Kashi Ram Dhawan Gold Medal, 1980
P.N. Berry Scholarship, 1994
Agra Urological Club Best Video (First Prize), 2003 
Best Poster Award, 2004
Agra Urological Club Best Video (First Prize), 2005
Agra Urological Club Best Video (second prize), 2005