14th Jul 2017 Site

The 2nd International Prostate Cancer Symposium and International World Congress of Robotic Urologic Oncology will be held in New York City September 6 - 9, 2017.  Course Director is Partner Surgeon Ash Tewari, Professor and System Chair, Urology, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai.

14th Jul 2017 Site

Announcing the Vattikuti International Travel Fellowship to attend the:

2nd International Prostate Cancer Symposium and

Inaugural World Congress of Robotic Urologic Oncology

30th Jun 2017 Media

Vattikuti Foundation founders Raj and Padma Vattikuti are participants in an exhibit that is scheduled to run for twenty years in the (US) National Museum of American History,* located in Washington, D. C., their adopted nation’s capital.

* The National Museum of American History is part of the Smithsonian Institution.

09th Jun 2017 Site

August 7-11, 2017 the Medanta Vattikuti Institute of Urology at Medanta - The Medicity will be hosting Structured Hands on Skill Training Programme in Robotic Radical Prostatectomy.  The course will feature international and national experts, wet and dry lab training, simulator training and hands-on training.

07th Jun 2017 Site

Applications are now being accepted for four new Fellowship opportunities in the Mohak Minimally Invasive Bariatric Metabolic Surgery Fellowship Program.

31st May 2017 Media

Intuitive Surgical, a global technology leader in robotic-assisted, minimally invasive surgery, has announced that its new da Vinci X Surgical System received FDA clearance in the United States. The da Vinci X System will provide surgeons and hospitals with access to some of the most advanced robotic-assisted surgery technology at a lower cost.

31st May 2017 Media online medical news service recently ran a journal report from the Americam Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons titled: Clostridium difficile Infection: An Orthopaedic Surgeon's Guide to Epidemiology, Management, and Prevention.  While the advice was specifically for Orthopaedic surgeons, it should be followed by surgeons and hospital staffs universally.

30th May 2017 Media

A new Austrian Kidney transplant study published in Lancet is about new strategies which are improving the odds of transplanted organs surviving and functioning for at least one year- and ninety-five percent lasting from ten-to-fifteen years.  


25th May 2017 Media

An April 8th report published in the British Journal of Anaesthesia brings to light a number of possible complications related to robotic surgery in patients that are not located at the site of the procedures noted.

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22nd May 2017 Site

Vattikuti Fellow Dr. Karan Gupta has been listed as the Corresponding author for an article which has been published in the June 2017 ORAL ONCOLOGY journal, the official journal of European association of Oral Medicine and International association of Oral Pathologists.