Dr Zafar is a Specialist Robotic and Laparoscopic (keyhole) Urological Surgeon. He completed his Urological training in East Midlands and successfully completed a year of fellowship training in Robotic, Laparoscopic and minimally invasive surgery in Paris.
Mr Zafar has a special interest in Prostate and Renal cancer and is currently performing Robotic/Laparoscopic surgery for Prostate and Renal cancer (Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy) at PKLI. He offers Robotic Surgery for all stages of Prostate Cancer and performs Robotic Pelvic node dissection as well.
Area of Expertise
Robotic/ Laparoscopic Urological Surgery for Prostate and Kidney Cancer
Minimal invasive (key Hole) surgeon
Laser Surgery for Bladder outflow (Prostate, bladder neck and urethra) *Please enquire about the availability of this treatment before booking*
General Core Urology (stones, UTI, Incontinence, Andrology etc)
Services currently provided:
Robotic Radical Prostatectomy with pelvic node dissection
Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy
General Core Urology
Education & Training
Dr Zafar has completed various research projects which include:
Methods to reduce warm ischemia during Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy
Safety of Hem-o-lok clips during Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
Management of Iatrogenic Ureteric Injury
The temperature generated by the use of various light cables
PSA Screening trend among West of Scotland Urologist
Use of Urine Cytology in detecting Bladder Cancer
Nephrostomy for malignant disease outcome comparison
Trifecta in Partial Nephrectomy for renal cancer. Recto-Urinary Fistula repair post prostate cancer treatment
The learning curve of Holmium laser enucleation of Prostate.