Specialties

Urology (Board certified since 2015)

At a Glance

  • 2011 Started practicing
  • 7 Years experience
  • 2 OFFICE LOCATIONS
  • 3 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Mehta

Dr. Akanksha Mehta is Assistant Professor of Urology at Emory University School of Medicine.

Dr. Mehta graduated magna cum laude from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations. She attended Brown University Medical School in Providence, RI, where she also did her General Surgery internship and Urology residency. She then completed a fellowship in Male Infertility and Microsurgery at Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York, NY, before joining Emory Urology in 2013.

Dr. Mehta’s clinical and research interests lie in male reproductive medicine, sexual medicine, and microsurgery. She is the Director of Male Reproductive Health at Emory Urology, and a Guest Researcher at the Division of Reproductive Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Her research focuses on improving access to care for male reproductive health, and on promoting fertility preservation, and the recovery of sexual function amongst male cancer survivors. She has authored several book chapters and peer-reviewed publications in Urology, and has presented at both regional and national meetings. Dr. Mehta is a member of the American Urologic Association, the American Society of Reproductive Medicine, the Society for the Study of Male Reproduction, the Sexual Medicine Society of North America, and the Society of Women in Urology.

Specialties: Urology (Board certified since 2015)

Dr. Mehta is closely involved in teaching and mentoring medical students and urology residents. She serves as at the Director of Urology Undergraduate Medical Education at Emory, and as Assistant Program Director for the Emory Urology residency training program.

Outside of Urology, Dr. Mehta maintains a keen interest in International Health, and has been involved in providing clinical care in Cambodia, Kenya, and Bangladesh.

My Clinical Interests

  • benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
  • circumcision
  • erectile dysfunction
  • hematuria
  • hormone replacement therapy
  • hydrocele
  • hypogonadism
  • impotence
  • infertility
  • kidney stones
  • low testosterone
  • mens health
  • microsurgery
  • penile implant
  • penile prothesis
  • Peyronie's disease
  • priapism
  • testicular mass
  • varicocele
  • vasectomy
  • vasectomy reversal

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI
2006

INTERNSHIP

Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
2007

RESIDENCY

Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
2011

FELLOWSHIP

Cornell University Medical Center,New York,NY
2013

Languages spoken

  • French
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Honors & Awards

Best Scientific Poster (2013)
American Urological Association (AUA)

Lonnie Russel Trainee Travel Award (2013)
American Society of Andrology

Elisabeth Pickett Research Award (2012)
Society of Women in Urology

NIH Trainee Travel Award (2012)
American Society of Andrology

Men’s Health Traveling Fellowship Award, AUA National Meeting (2010)
Society for the Study of Male Reproduction (SSMR)

Best Medical Student Scientific Poster (2006)
Annual Rhode Island ACP

Best Medical Student Scientific Poster (2004)
Annual Rhode Island ACP

Locations & Appointments

2 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Reproductive Center

Emory University Hospital Midtown
550 Peachtree St NE
Ste 1800
Atlanta, GA 30308
  • 404-778-3401
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2

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
  • 404-778-4898
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3 Hospital Affiliation(s)

3

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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4

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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5

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI
2006

INTERNSHIP

Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
2007

RESIDENCY

Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
2011

FELLOWSHIP

Cornell University Medical Center,New York,NY
2013

Languages spoken

  • French
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Honors & Awards

Best Scientific Poster (2013)
American Urological Association (AUA)

Lonnie Russel Trainee Travel Award (2013)
American Society of Andrology

Elisabeth Pickett Research Award (2012)
Society of Women in Urology

NIH Trainee Travel Award (2012)
American Society of Andrology

Men’s Health Traveling Fellowship Award, AUA National Meeting (2010)
Society for the Study of Male Reproduction (SSMR)

Best Medical Student Scientific Poster (2006)
Annual Rhode Island ACP

Best Medical Student Scientific Poster (2004)
Annual Rhode Island ACP