Dr. Murtaza Akhtar

Dr. Murtaza Akhtar
General Surgeon, Nagpur


  • 1 Hospital
  • Dr. Murtaza Akhtar is a Consultant at Lata Mangeshkar Hospital, Nagpur
  • Dr. Murtaza Akhtar is a Professor & Head of the Department of Surgery NKPSIMS
  • Director, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, (INCLEN Inc. USA, Funded) Govt. Medical College, Nagpur
  • Chairman/Member of Medical Record Committee, Purchase Committee, Student Grievance Committee, Library Committee, Student Welfare & Social Gathering, NKP Salve Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Chairman Registration Committee, USICON 2001, MASICON 2003, NIMACON 2006
  • Chairman Workshop Committee, NASICON 2005
  • Vice Organising Secretary Hernia Update 2007
  • Unit Head of Surgical Unit and Burns Unit
  • Post Graduate Research guide for M.S. and PhD (Gen. Surgery) Nagpur, University/MUHS Nashik
  • Examiner/Moderator in Gen. Surgery for BDS, MBBS & MS Nagpur University, Marathwada University & Amravati University, Gujrat University, MUHS, Nashik
  • Honorary Surgeon for Cancer Society of India, Vidharbha Region
  • Designed Teaching Modules for Distance Learning, for Postgraduate studies, University of Newcastle, Australia
  • Member, Indian Medical Mission for Haj 1994 to Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. A deputation by Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India & Awarded Commendation for excellent work
  • Coordinator, Institutional Review Board Indiaclen: 2010-12
  • Languages :English, Hindi, Marathi, Urdu, Arabic


  • General Surgery



  • MBBS from Nagpur University in 1977
  • MS from Nagpur University in 1981
  • Master of Medical Science. Clinical epidemiology and biostatistics. University of Newcastle, Australia in 1996
  • Fellow of Minimum Access Surgery (FMAS) in 2008
  • Fellow of Indian Association of Surgeons (FAIS) in 2010

Practice Information

Lata Mangeshkar Hospital, Nagpur

Lata Mangeshkar Hospital, Nagpur

NKP Salve Institute of Medical Sciences, Hingna Road, Digdoh Hills, Nagpur, Maharashtra - 440019

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • “Erythema Induratum”, a case Report “Ind. Jour. of Surgery. 52 (1) 39.1990
  • “Role of Trace Elements and Urinary Citrate in Urolithiasis” Ind. Jour of Surgery 55 (12) 615-618.1993. (Awarded best research paper, Gold Medal.)
  • “Emergency or Interval Appedicectomy in Appendicular Mass” Current Medical Trends.2001;5:953-56
  • Tumoral Calcinosis. A case series of six cases with literature     review. Current Medical Trends.2002; 5:1013-17
  • Aloe Vera extract in management of Burn wounds. Current Medical Trends 2002;6:1071-77
  • Predictors of accurate diagnosis of Acute Appendicitis. Current Medical Trends. 2002;6:1188-92
  • Transverse Testicular Ectopia. Current Medical trends 2002;6:1269-72
  • Prevention of Translocation of Intestinal bacteria by early oral feeding in Burns. Current Medical trends 2003;7:1412-16
  • Amyand’s Hernia case report. Ind. Jour. of Surgery. 2007:69:1:17-18
  • Metaplastic carcinoma breast (Carcino-sarcoma variant): a case report J Pathol Microbiol 2007;50(2) 396-98
  • Is locally advanced carcinoma of Breast a neglected disease? Indian Journal of Cancer, Oct - Dec 2011, Volume 48, Issue 4
  • NATIONALBurns in children” paper at ASICON 82 (Mah. Chapter, NAGPUR)
  • “Chronic Vague Abdominal pain“Paper at ASICON 82 Bombay
  • “Burns in Children” a critical review ASICON 88 at New Delhi
  • “Male Infertility” a review ASICON 88 at New Delhi Dec 1988
  • “Burns during pregnancy - Maternal & Foetal Prognosis” at 35th All India Obstetric & Gynaecological Congress 91 at Madras, India Jan 1991
  • “Research strategies in data collection” symposium on surgical Epidemiology 51st ASICON 91 at Hyderabad, India Dec. 1991
  • “Burns causes & associated factors at Nagpur” INDIACLEN II at Lucknow, India in Sept. 1991
  • Burns in pregnancy – “Effect on foetal outcome”. INDIACLEN III Conf.  New Delhi, India, Oct. 1992
  • “Etiological factors & management in Carcinoma of the urinary Bladder” IASO MIDCON, Nagpur Sept. 92
  • “Carcinoma of Urinary Bladder: Risk factors & management” ASICON 92, Calcutta
  • “Emergency or Interval Appedicectomy in Appendicular Mass” INDIACLEN VI at Kodaikanal, Sept. 1995
  • Study of Carcinoma Breast in rural population IRSICON 2008 Sewagram. Nov 2008
  • INTERNATIONAL“Clam Ileo-cystoplasty” Paper presented at London Urodynamics Society, London UK Nov. 1988
  • “Burns, causes & associated factors at Nagpur” INCLEN x Conf. at Bali, Indonesia Jan. 1992
  • “Predictors of Survival in Non Traumatic Ileal Perforations with peritonitis” INCLEN XI at Cairo, Egypt, Jan, 1993
  • “Thermal Injury during Pregnancy: Effect on fetal outcome” INCLEN XI at Cairo, Egypt, Jan, 1993
  • “Role of prophylactic H2 Blockers (Ranitidine) & Antacid in lowering gastric pH and decreasing occurrence of GIT bleeding in major Burns Patients.” INCLEN XII Conf. Changmai, Thailand 1994
  • “Predictors of survival and sequelae in paediatric Head Injury” INCLEN XII Conf. Changmai, Thailand, 1994
  • “Efficacy of Aloe Vera extract cream in management of Burn wounds. “At INCLEN XIII conference, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, Jan. 1996
  • Life member of INDIACLEN
  • Life Member, Association of Surgeons of India
  • Fellow of INDIACLEN
  • Life member Burns Association of India
  • Life member, Indian Association of Surgical Oncology
  • Fellow of Minimal Access surgeons of India (2007)