Otolaryngologist (ENT) and Phoniatrist
- M.B.B.S –1989- Seth G.S. Medical College & KEM Hospital
- M.S. (ENT) with a First Rank – 1994- Seth G.S. Medical College & KEM Hospital
- Hargobind Fellowship in Laryngology – 2003 (2 months) – Vanderbilt University, USA
Dr. Nupur Kapoor Nerurkar is an ENT surgeon, who has graduated in 1994 from KEM Hospital with a first rank in Bombay University. She was awarded the Hargobind Fellowship for Laryngology training in 2003, which she received at Vanderbilt University Medical Centre. She was also a visiting scholar at Harvard University and Mount Sinai Medical Center that year. Following this she initiated a Voice Clinic at Sion Hospital, where she was an Associate Professor at that time.
Since 2004, she is practicing exclusively as a Laryngologist and is currently heading the Bombay Hospital Voice & Swallowing Center. Dr. Nerurkar is also the ENT DNB Co-ordinator, Director of the Laryngology Fellowship program and Course Director of the Annual Phonosurgery Workshops at Bombay Hospital.
She is a past President of the Association of Phonosurgeons of India (APSI) and on the Governing Council. Nupur is the Chief Editor of the “Textbook of Laryngology” – Official Textbook of APSI and has authored an “Atlas of Phonomicrosurgery”. She has over 100 publications and book chapters to her credit and has delivered over 250 presentations in India and Abroad.
Dr. Nerurkar is a fellow of the American Broncho-Esophagological Association, the American Laryngological Association, Founder and Board member of the International Association of TransVoice Surgeons and Executive Committee member of the International Association of Phonosurgeons. She has been voted as Mumbai’s Top Doctor in Voice Category each year since its inception.
Nupur is focused in Phonomicrosurgery, Neurolaryngology, Laser surgeries for early glottic cancer and pitch alteration surgeries.
Memberships & Publications
Nerurkar NK, Sarkar A, Yermalkar S. “To Web or Not to Web.” Bombay Hosp J 2021; 63(1): 42-45.
Nupur Kapoor Nerurkar, Anupriya Hajela, Asitama Sarkar et al “A Prospective Study to Correlate Difficult Intubation with Difficult Laryngeal Exposure for Microlaryngeal Surgery using Various Grading Scales of Difficult Intubation”, Indian J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12070-022-03108-y
Nupur Kapoor Nerurkar, “Glottic Web”, Chapter 10, Atlas of Phonomicrosurgery, Jaypee publishers, 2017
Association of Otolaryngologists of India
Indian Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
Association of Phonosurgeons of India
British Laryngology Association
American Laryngological Association
American Bronchoesophagological Association
International Association of Phonosurgery
International Association of Trans Voice Surgeons
Invited as Guest Faculty to 3rd Midlands Laryngeal Course, U.K. October 2013,to talk on Type2, 3 and 4 Thyroplasty
Invited as Guest Faculty to 3rd Midlands Laryngeal Course, U.K. October 2013, as Instructor in Cadaver Dissection Workshop for Type1, 2, 3 Thyroplasty and Cricothyroid approximation
Invited as Guest Faculty to operate and take a talk on “Role of CO2 Lasers in glottic web, B/L VFP and benign tumors” at 27th Laser Course at Namur, Belgium, conducted by Prof. Marc Remacle, 2014.
Invited as Key faculty for lectures and surgery at 1st East African workshop on Phonosurgery in Kenya, August 2016. This included CTA surgery.
Invited Talk on “Wendlers glottoplasty – our approach” at the 1st Meeting of the Association of TransVoice Surgeons, Berlin, 2022 conducted by Professor Markus Hess.
Invited Talk on “Type 3 Laryngeal Framework Surgery for Puberphonia” at the 1st Meeting of the Association of TransVoice Surgeons, Berlin, 2022 conducted by Professor Markus Hess.
National Presentations and Hands-on Workshops Conducted
Course Director for hands on Cadaveric Laser Training programme conducted at Seth G.S.Medical College in association with Bombay Hospital, 20th April 2012
Course Director for hands on Cadaveric Laryngeal framework surgery Training programme conducted annually at Seth G.S.Medical College in association with Bombay Hospital for 10 years upto 2019.
Invited as guest faculty at “Update & Surgical Workshop on Recent Trends in Phonosurgery”, 7-8 November 2009 held at “R&R Hospital”, New Delhi.. Invited Lecture on “Complications in Laryngeal Framework Surgery”, and Live surgical demonstration of Thyroplasty.
Talk on “Wendlers Glottoplasty and Cricothyroid Approximation “ at the Workshop on Phonosurgery at Bombay Hospital, 2010.
Invited faculty at Kanyakumari State ENT Conference for talk on Laryngeal Framework Surgery, 12-9-15.
Invited talk on Type 3 Laryngeal framework surgery at Phonocon 2016.
Invited to present the ‘Dr Kurulkar Anatomy Oration” at Seth G.S.Medical College and KEM Hospital on7th December 2016.
Invited Instructional Course on “Laryngeal framework Surgery” at World Phonocon 2017, 17-19 February 2017, Gurgaon, India
Invited as Guest faculty at South zone AOI meeting from 11-13 October 2017 at Madurai to demonstrate Cadaver laryngeal framework surgery.
Invited Faculty at PHONOCON 2019 at Kolkata from -13 February 2019 to take teach Laryngeal framework surgery in a Workshop.
Invited talk on “ Laryngeal Framework Surgeries “ on Voice Webinar Day of Pratidhwani Series” on 14 Aug 2020
Invited Talk on “Wendlers Glottoplasty and Cricothyroid Approximation “ for online talk arranged by Dr Seemab Sheikh, Pune, 2022.
Invited to talk on Transgender Voice Feminising Glottoplasty for the 16th Phonosurgery Course of Melody Voice Clinic, Guntur, AP, 11 September 2022.
Invited to talk on Transgender Voice Feminization Surgeries by MISHACON, 10-11 Dec 2022