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77 results found for 'Urology' in East London, London, UK

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Expert in: Urology
22 years of experience
Kidney Stones , Urinary tract infections (UTI) , Benign Prostatic Enlargement + 1 more

Mr Matthew Bultitude graduated in London at the United Medical and Dental Schools (UMDS) of Guy's and St. Thomas' in 1997 before later undertaking further higher surgical training in various hospitals around South East England. His desire to expand his clinical knowledge saw him complete a fellowship year in Melbourne at The Alfred Hospital. Following this, he then did a year of sub-specialist training in the stone unit at Guy's and St Thomas’ before taking up his full time consultant appointment.

His extensive clinical expertise means that he can consult on a wide range of general urological procedures. He has been clinical lead for Urology in his department and is now clinical director for transplant surgery, nephrology and urology at Guy's and St. Thomas'. He has been Secretary of the Royal Society of Medicine and spent 9 years as Associate Editor for BJU International. 

He consults on all areas of general urology and has a specialist interest in stone disease. He offers the full range of treatments for kidney and ureteric stone including shockwave lithotripsy (ESWL), rigid and flexible ureteroscopy and percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL). He also specialises in metabolic stone disease and investigation and with his colleague at Guy's runs the largest practice of cystinuria patients in the world. 

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Expert in: Urology
Recommended by 1 specialist
Urological Oncology

Mr Philip JS Charlesworth is a Consultant Urological Surgeon based in Reading, UK. Following his graduation and completion of surgical training in the NHS & Military Hospitals on the South-Coast of the UK, he began a post-graduate degree in Molecular Genetics of Urological Malignancies, at the Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford. Once qualified he undertook his specialist surgical training in Urology & Uro-oncology and spent his final years focusing on robotic surgery, minimally invasive surgery & open surgery for major urological cancers and subsequent surgical reconstruction.

In 2012 he was awarded a British Urological Foundation Robotic Preceptorship alongside world-renowned Professor Indebir Gill and his robotic surgical team at the University of Southern California Institute of Urology, Los Angeles, California, USA.

He has a specialist interest in bladder cancer and robotic surgery, currently having performed in excess of 250 complex robotic major pelvic uro-oncological cancer operations and is ranked one of the highest volume surgeons according to national statistics. He has become the lead for major pelvic cancer operations for patients in Berkshire and South Oxfordshire, serving a population of 1.1 million people. He is one of a handful of surgeons able to perform complex operations using the Da Vinci Robotic Surgical System for bowel reconstruction and formation, also having pioneered a radical technique to rectify robotic radical prostatectomy with graded erectile nerve sparing.

Other specialist interests include the diagnosis of prostate cancer, particularly with the novel advancement of specialist MRI scans of the prostate (multiparametric MRIs, mpMRI). He offers comprehensive diagnosis and investigative services for any urology problems, or specific uro-oncological complaints / concerns.


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Expert in: Urology
Urological Oncology , Kidney Stones , Urinary tract infections (UTI)

Following training on the South Thames part of the London Specialist Registrar roation Mr Acher was appointed Consultant Urological Surgeon at Southend University Hospital in 2011.  Mr Acher completed his PhD on prostate cancer brachytherapy at Cambridge University and in 2010 received a commendation at the Royal Socoiety of Medicine Young Trainee of the Year Awards.

His special interests include general urology, urinary stone disease, problems with urinary flow and urological cancers.  Not only has Mr Acher introduced short stay laser prostate surgery for benign prostate problems and manages kidney stones but in his NHS role, Mr Acher has set up an advanced Prostate Diagnostic services incorporating multiparametric MRI and comprehensive transperineal prostate biopsy- this has reduced infections and inconclusive transrectal biopsy, and most importantly is preferred by patients.  

Mr Acher is passionate when it comes to evaulating outcomes and contributing to published literature and within his busy schedule manages to find time to present and teach at international meetings and as a result has received numerous prizes for his work.

Mr Acher strongly believes that patients should receive the best available and up-to-date evidence-based care.

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Expert in: Urology
Recommended by 2 specialists
Kidney Stones , Andrology , Urological Oncology + 1 more

Mr Chris Blick is a Consultant Urological Surgeon based at The Forbury Clinic offering clinics in London and Berkshire. Following his graduation, he was awarded a fellowship grant by The Royal College of Surgeons, The Urology Foundation and UCare to support a 3-year full time laboratory based scientific research into kidney and bladder cancer. His finding has been published extensively throughout clinical and scientific literature and upon completion of his thesis he was awarded a DPhil (PhD) by Christ Church, University of Oxford.

He undertook his specialist urological training in the Oxford deanery before its completion with a British Association of Urological Surgeons Fellowship to the Keck Institute of Medicine, University of Southern California, USA. This was completed under the tuition of world renowned Professor Inderbir Gill, a pioneer and international leader of robotic renal and bladder surgery. During his training period he was nominated by his peers as Chairman of the Specialist Urology Registrars Group (SURG) where he represented the UK and Irish specialist urological trainees/residents over a 3-year chairmanship.

He has a specialist interest in urological cancers, in particular laparoscopic and robotic renal and bladder surgery. He is also highly skilled in general and diagnostic urology


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Expert in: Urology
Urological Oncology , Benign Prostatic Enlargement

Ben is a consultant urological surgeon with a special interest in the minimally invasive treatments of prostatic diseases. He is the Guy’s & St Thomas’ MDM urological cancer and clinical robotics lead, a UK robotic surgery mentor and robotic fellowship director. He trained at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, The Royal Marsden Hospital and with Professor Tony Costello at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, where he was awarded the prestigious Rowan Nicks Fellowship from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. He is currently the British Association of Urology (BAUS) Oncology Section Chairman and in 2019 will be awarded the BAUS Golden Cystoscope for contributions to British urology within 10 years of consultant appointment.

He has learnt both laparoscopic and robotic surgical approaches and performed the first randomised trial of telerobotics between Guy’s and Johns Hopkins Hospitals, in 2002. This formed part of his Master of Surgery thesis on robotic surgery and telemedicine. Ben is associate editor of the BJUI, with over 230 peer-reviewed publications, 3 books, and 25 book chapters on minimally invasive and robotic urological techniques.

He has performed over 1000 robotic radical prostatectomies and over 1100 robotic upper tract procedures including 560 robotic partial nephrectomies and also performs holmium laser prostatectomy (HoLEP) with an experience of over 900 cases. He has also helped to develop both the robotic cystectomy and robotic partial nephrectomy programmes at Guy’s Hospital and is the highest volume surgeon for both robotic partial nephrectomy and upper tract robotics in the UK. His current research interests are in robotic surgery training, trans-perineal template biopsy techniques, active surveillance of low risk prostate cancer, sentinel node techniques and haptic probe development in robotic surgery.

Ben is a Trustee of The Urology Foundation Charity, for whom he regularly lectures, and is fortunate to have a very supportive surgical wife and three energetic boys

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Expert in: Urology
Urological Oncology , Kidney Stones , Urinary tract infections (UTI)

Mr Thomas Smith is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust. Having been educated at Westminster school, Mr Smith completed his undergraduate medical training at University College London. He then decided to specialise within the field of Urology and undertook his urological training in South London, Kent, Surrey and Sussex. More impressively, he excelled during his training and became the first urologist in the United Kingdom to be fast tracked and complete his urological training early.

He specialises in all areas of general Urology, including the management of urinary symptoms, blood in urine and prostate problems. He is a specialist in the management and prevention of Kidney stones and laser prostate surgery.

Mr Smith provides first-class urology services at two private hospitals. The Kent Institute of Medicine and Surgery (KIMS) in Maidstone and the Spire Hospital in Tunbridge Wells. His practice covers a broad range of urological conditions.

Apart from his clinical work, he is actively involved in teaching and training and regularly presents his work on kidney stone disease internationally. Furthermore, he has helped to establish minimally invasive urological procedures in Africa through which he was awarded the BMA Humanitarian Award.

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Expert in: Urology

Mr Muhammad Shamim Khan was the first urological surgeon to establish the country’s robotic cystectomy programme in UK, a feat which not only gained him recognition amongst his peers, but that expedited and improved recovery for a wealth of future patients.

Mr Khan is a consultant and reader in urology at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and King’s College School of Medicine, London. His primary clinical interest is in the management of bladder cancer, where he has done collaborative clinical research on the diagnostic value of photodynamic diagnosis.

His work has seen him author over 150 peer-reviewed papers and his extensive research and pursuit for innovation in healthcare saw him awarded the OBE in 2007 for humanitarian work.

Today, Mr Khan is director of the BAUS (British Association of Urological Surgeons) office of education and to this extent, is heavily involved in teaching and training locally, regionally, nationally and internationally.

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Expert in: Urology
Urological Oncology

After competing his higher surgical training at Guy's Hospital, London and urological research at King's College Hospital Rick Popert was appointed consultant in 1996.  His main area of interest and where his skills excell are in the evaluation and surgical treatmetn of benign and malignant prostatic disease.  

His surgical expertise lie in Robotic radical Prostatectomy, Dynamic Prostate Brachytherapy, for which he has the UK's largest experience of single visit dynamic intra-operative prostate brachytherapy and has carried out over 800 of these cases since 2004; Precision Prostate Diagnosis with MRI Fusion Biopsies and Holmium Laser Prostatectomy for which he has carried out over 800 holmium laser enucleations with reduced bleeding and length of stay in patients with prostate volumes larger than 100 cc compared with standard transurethral prostatectomy (TURP).  

His surgical tecnhique is now a robotic assisted approach as opposed to the more conventional open radical prostatectomy carrying out over 600 robotic prostatectomies since 2006; For benign prostatic disease, he has one of the UK's largest experience of holmium laser prostatectomy (HoLEP).

He is an expert in Precision Prostate Diagnostics and has developed a rapid access prostate MRI assessment service together with with a unique systematic transperineal biopsy approach which provides accurate tumour localisation; this is an approach that has been further enhanced by the technique of MRI fusion targeted biopsy of the prostate which he introduced in March 2012. 

In 2014 he introduced a prostate arterial embolisation service. This is an alternative to the surgical management of benign prostatic disease avoiding the complications of urinary incontinence, erectile and ejaculatory dysfunction.



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Expert in: Urology
Recommended by 1 specialist
Female Functional Urology , Male and Female Incontinence , Benign Prostatic Enlargement + 4 more

Mr Roland Morley is a Consultant Urologist, based in London, with special clinical interest in Female Urology, Paediatric Urology and benign reconstruction. Mr Morely is President-Elect of the Urology Sector of the Royal Society of Medicine and Chairman of the Specialist Advisory Committee for Urology. 

After completing his MBBS degree at London University, St George's Hospital Medical School, Mr Morley then spent 6 years working in The Royal Navy. Following this, he spent 3 years training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology before commencing Urological training on the Wessex Urological Rotation. 

Mr Morley is involved in medical education, working as an examiner for final MB and MSc examinations at the Institute of Urology.

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Expert in: Urology
Urinary tract infections (UTI)

Mr Sahai is a consultant urological surgeon in functional urology and stone disease at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals NHS Trust and has been with London Bridge Urology since 2014 and is an honorary senior lecturer within King's Health Partners.

Having quailified from the United Medical & Dental Schools of Guy’s and St Thomas’ Arun trained in urology on the South Thames Rotation through the London Deanery and spent his later training years in the Department of Urology at Guy's Hospital and following this undertook a visiting fellowship with Professor De Ridder at UZ leuven Hospital in Belgium.

Arun was awarded the Hadley Trust British Urological Foundation grant in 2005 and has won two RSM prizes and presented at numerous international, national and regional meetings

Mr Sahai is a member of the British Association of Urological Surgeons (BAUS), European Association of Urology, International Continence Society & Royal College of Surgeons of England.


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What is a Urologist?

A Urologist specialises in the field of surgery interested in both male and female urological organs. They investigate and treat disorders of kidneys, adrenal glands, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, testes, epididymis, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis. Search and book the best urologist in London with Doctify.

When to see a Urologist?

You may need to consult a Urologist if your GP recommends that you do so, but also if you suffer from men’s health issues such as erectile dysfunction, prostate problems or if you need screening and/or treatment for kidney or bladder cancer.

What conditions does a Urologist treat?

What procedures can you find at a Urology clinic? 

  • Vasectomy (Male Sterilization)
  • PSA
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Female And Reconstructive Urology
  • Ureteroscopy
  • Green Light Laser Prostatectomy
  • Rigid & Flexible Ureterorenoscopy And Laser Fragmentation Of Stones
  • Bladder Instillation
  • Holmium Laser Enucleation Of The Prostate (HoLEP)
  • Micro-Surgical Sperm Retrieval (MESA)
  • Vasectomy Reversal
  • Inflatable Penile Prosthesis
  • Orchidectomy
  • Hydrocelectomy
  • Prostatectomy (TURP)
  • Transurethral Resection Of A Bladder Tumour (TURBT)
  • Robotic Pyeloplasty
  • Robotic Cystectomy
  • Nerve Sparing Prostatectomy
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • Blue Light Cystoscopy
  • Testicular Sperm Extraction (TESE)
  • Transrectal Ultrasound (TRUS)
  • Orchiopexy For Undescended Testicle (UDT)
  • Video Consultation