Dr. Ambikai Balan Sothinathan is a fellowship-trained consultant urologist at Pantai Hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He has over 10 years of specialist practice experience specialising in stone diseases, prostatic and genital function disorders, urinary incontinence, and urological malignancy. He pioneered an advanced procedure called Holmium Laser Enucleating of the Prostate in Malaysia.
He graduated from Manipal University (India) with an MBBS degree and Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia with his Masters in Surgery. After winning the prestigious Pfizer Book Award for his research on benign prostate diseases, Dr. Balan pursued his subspecialty training in uro-oncology at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Australia.
Dr. Balan is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow (FRCS).