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Professor Raj Persad

Consultant Urological Surgeon
ChM, FRCS (Eng.), FRCS (Urol), FEBU

Practising at

Spire Bristol Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor Raj Persad at Spire include:

Other treatments

Urology: Subfertility Sexual dysfunction Prostate cancer Male infertility Erectile dysfunction Bladder cancer Andrology

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Professional profile

My main interest is the early diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer. This includes both the use of advanced surgical techniques and minimally invasive intervention. I am also experienced in microsurgical reversal of vasectomy, with an overall success rate of over 90%. My training has been in London, Bristol and Cambridge. Other major interests include bladder cancer (radical surgery and reconstruction) and male sexual health..


Clinical Interests

Subfertility
Sexual dysfunction
Prostate cancer
Male infertility
Erectile dysfunction
Bladder cancer
Andrology

Robotic Assisted Radical Prostatectomy, HIFU (High Intensity Focused Ultrasound) and Cryotherapy for the modern minimally invasive treatment of prostate cancer. Green Light Laser for the treatment of BPH. Urolift for BPH. I currently run a prostate screening clinic at The Spire Bristol Hospital.

Private contact details

Telephone 0117 980 4118
Website http://www.bristolurology.com
Private secretary email rajpersad@bristolurology.com
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Current NHS posts

Consultant Urological Surgeon North Bristol NHS Trust.

Honorary Surgeon University Hospital Bristol NHS Foundation Trust.

Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer, University of Bristol. Honorary Professor of Medicine, Pittsburgh University, USA.

Professor of Medical Robotics, Department of Technology and Environment University of the West of England.

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Personal Profile

I am married with four children. Much of my spare time is spent visiting units in the developing world teaching and training junior doctors and healthcare professionals.

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Financial Interests

National Clinical Advisor for Urology and Research/Ethics for £10,000 per annum. Duties include providing expert clinical advice in relation to urology and urological cancer and research and ethics to the Group Medical Director.

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