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Shahid Ekbal, MD

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  • Urology
Board Certification:
  • Urology
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Dow Medical College, Pakistan
Residency: Rush University Medical Center - Urology
Clinical Expertise:
  • Balanitis
  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Hematuria (blood in urine)
  • Infertility
  • Penile and urethral surgery
  • Peyronie's disease
  • Prostate cancer
  • Transurethral needle ablation of prostate
  • Urethral stents
  • Urinary incontinence
Research Interests:
  • Impotence
  • Prostate diseases
Languages Spoken:
  • Hindi
  • Urdu
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Erectile dysfunction in robotic radical prostatectomy: Outcomes and management.
    Whelan P, Ekbal S, Nehra A
    Indian J Urol
    2014 Oct
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