Mr Simon Choong

Mr Simon Choong

MBBS FRCS(Eng) FRCSEd MS FRCS(Urol)

Urology

33 years of experience
20 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“If you have a bladder problem, Mr Choong is definitely the person you want to see.“
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Subspecialty

  • General Urology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3332366
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    St John & St Elizabeth Hospital

    60 Grove End Road, London, United Kingdom, NW8 9NH
    1,371 reviews

    London Medical

    49 Marylebone High Street, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5HJ
    1,163 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    17:00 - 19:45
    Tue
    Not available
    Wed
    12:00 - 13:00 | 18:00 - 19:45
    Thu
    Not available
    Fri
    13:00 - 15:30
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Mr Simon Choong is a Consultant Urologist conducting paediatric stone surgery at Great Ormond Street Hospital for children and runs national and international masterclasses in stones and endourological management.

    Mr Choong undertook his medical school and postgraduate urological training at University College Hospital, London. He was appointed to lead the stone and endourology unit at University College London Hospitals in 2002, managing complex urinary tract stones and providing minimally invasive management of upper urinary tract transitional cell tumours, pelviureteric junction obstruction, complex ureteric strictures and kidney obstruction.

    Mr Choong was awarded a Hunterian Professorship by the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2000 and the BAUS / BJU International Travelling Fellowship in 2001.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Flexible ureteroscopy
    • Lithotripsy
    • Minimally invasive treatment of urological conditions (Endourology)
    • Medical management of acute renal colics
    • ESWL (lithotripsy) to kidney and ureteric stones:
    • Kidney stone disease
    • Kidney and Ureter cancers
    • Haematuria
    • Kidney stones and acute renal colics
    • Prostate, bladder and urethral diseases
    • Passing blood in urine (haematuria)
    • Urinary tract infections

    Procedures

    • Rigid & Flexible Ureterorenoscopy and Laser Fragmentation of Stones
    • Ureteroscopy
    • Bladder Instillation
    • Circumcision
    • Kidney Stone Prevention
    • PSA Testing
    • Prostate Biopsy
    • Prostate Cancer Diagnostics
    • Prostatectomy (TURP)
    • Transurethral Resection of a Bladder Tumour (TURBT)
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    Special interests

    • Bladder Pain
    • Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
    • Testicular Pain
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    Education

    MBBS(Lon); FRCSEng; FRCSEd; MS; FRCS(Urol) Royal College of Surgeons England 1989

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    General Urology
    3/7
    Rigid & Flexible Ureterorenoscopy and Laser Fragmentation of Stones
    3/7
    Ureteroscopy
    1/7
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    If you have a bladder problem, Mr Choong is definitely the person you want to see.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Patient seen for:
    very professional clear explanation good man!
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    Caring, clear information about options, would definitely recommend.
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    His friendly manner made me feel at ease. Inspired confidence in his diagnosis and treatment. Extremely knowledgeable with clear explanations. A delightful doctor.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    The best urologist I've met. His mannerisms are awesome. A professional to the core and extremely friendly.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Amazing, kind and super efficient!
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    I was really happy with my experience with Dr Choong. He made me feel comfortable and explained everything in detail of what procedures/tests were required and why and then with my results.
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