Prof Hitendra Patel

Consultant Urological Surgeon

BMSc.Hons, BM, BCh, MRCS, PhD, FRCS(Urol), FRCS(Eng)

Clinical Interests

  • Benign: Irritable urinary symptoms, LUTS, overactive bladder, Kidney stones, chronic/acute pelvic pain including prostatitis, incontinence (men and women) scrotal & penile problems, are including erectile function rehabilitation. Vasectomy and local anaesthesia procedures in the community.
  • Cancer: Prostate, kidney, bladder, minimally invasive or da Vinci robotic prostatectomy, blood in urine and incidental masses on imaging.

Personal profile

Hiten is an expert in the field of Urology and a UK trained surgeon who offers both general and specialist urological care. He works as an urologist but also offers specialist team based care in the areas of Endometriosis and complex inguinal hernia Surgery.

Professor Patel has co-led the implementation of minimal access surgery, including Robotics within several units including the Section of Laparoscopy and Robotic Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Centre (URMC), Rochester New York, and Guys and St Thomas's NHS Trust. Professor Patel has also been instrumental in training surgeons in the UK and abroad.

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