Mr Vincent Tang is a Consultant Urological and Robotic surgeon based at Stockport NHS Foundation Trust, he is also a Consultant at Tameside, Macclesfield and Leighton Hospitals. He is trained in general urology and sub-specialised in pelvic oncology (Prostate and Bladder cancer) and robotic surgery, offering general urology as well as complex urological cancer management, particularly using robotic technique.
Mr Tang graduated from St George's Hospital Medical School, London in 2001, going on to complete his specialist Urological surgery training in the North West Deanery of England and develop his urological oncology expertise in open & minimal invasive surgical skills (Laparoscopic and Robotic) by training in high volume urology cancer centers in the UK including The Christie Hospital and Stockport NHS Foundation Trust. He later became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and received his Certificate of Completion of Training in Urology in the UK.
Mr Tang further developed his Robotic surgery skills with a 1 year dedicated da Vinci robotic surgery Fellowship at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre), Melbourne, Australia. He also spent time in Belgium and completed the European Robotic Urology Section (ERUS) certified Robotic Radical Prostatectomy curriculum. He subsequently practiced as a Urologist at The Canberra Hospital, Australia, where he provided general urology and complex urological cancer surgical service.
Mr Tang remains active in academic research and has over 50 publications and presentations, while also dedicating time to his role as a journal reviewer for a number of international Urology journals. He has also won multiple awards including the Ethicon Foundation travelling fund, The Urology Foundation clinical visit fund and Prostate Cancer UK education bursary.
Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
- Robotic surgery
- Prostate diagnostic
- Prostate biopsy
- Minimal invasive prostate surgery
- MRI fusion trans-perineal prostate biopsy
- Rezum (steam treatment for prostate enlargement)
- Bi-polar TURP
- Urological Cancer
- Prostate cancer
- Bladder cancer
- Robotic surgery
- Prostate Enlargement
- Prostate health