Dr. Murtaza Akhtar General Surgeon in Nagpur

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

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)

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