Mr Asif Raza graduated from Glasgow University Medical School in 1991. He trained as a specialist registrar in Urology on the East of Scotland Training Programme. He spent a total of four years training in Minimal Access Surgery/Endourology (keyhole surgery for kidney stones using laser and electrohydraulic lithotripsy) and Laparoscopic Renal Surgery (keyhole surgery for both benign and malignant renal conditions).
He then spent over two and a half years in the world-renowned Scottish Lithotriptor (Stone) Centre in the Western General Hospital Edinburgh being trained in minimal access and stone surgery. He also trained in Ninewells Teaching Hospital (Dundee), training and performing minimal access (keyhole) surgery during part of this period. Ninewells hospital has close links with the world-renowned Cuschieri Laparoscopic Training centre.
After completion of his registrar training Mr Raza was appointed as a Consultant Urological Surgeon in Ealing Hospital (London) and Honorary Consultant at Hammersmith Hospital NHS Trust (London). He holds the post of Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College Medical School, London. He has been recognised in the Marquis “Who's Who in the World” for his achievements to date.
His areas of subspecialist interest are kidney stone surgery (keyhole/laser) and laparoscopic (keyhole) kidney surgery. He also deals with prostate problems offering prostate cancer screening, conventional (TURP) and laser treatment for benign prostate enlargement.
Mr Raza's NHS base is Ealing Hospital.