Imran Mushtaq

Professor Imran Mushtaq, Consultant Paediatric Urologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital and Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Child Health, London, started his career as a paediatric urologist in 2001.

Professor Mushtaq pioneered minimally invasive urological surgery in London and is widely regarded as one of the leading laparoscopic surgeons in the UK, with expertise in the techniques of nephrectomy, partial nephrectomy, adrenalectomy, pyeloplasty and robotic surgery.

Specialisms

Mr Mushtaq has a specialist interest in reconstructive urology, comprising hypospadias, disorders of sex development, neuropathic bladder and bladder exstrophy and epispadias. Great Ormond Street Hospital is the only institution in the UK that manages children with bladder exstrophy, which allows for a greater expertise and revolutionary methods for treatment.

Department

Qualifications and training

  • MB, ChB Univerity of Glasgow 1989

  • FRCS (Glasg)

  • The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow 1994

  • FRCS (Paed)

  • The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow 2000

  • MD University of London 2000

After completion of his paediatric surgical training and obtaining fellowships in general surgery and paediatric surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow, he undertook an MD thesis in neonatal screening at the Institute of Child Health, University of London from 1997 – 1999.

Research interests

  • minimally invasive surgery

  • bladder extsrophy surgery

  • oncology