Professor Frank Chinegwundoh MBE
Consultant Urological Surgeon
MBBS, MS, MML, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Urol), FEBU
"I enjoy working at the Spire London East Hospital as the staff are friendly and go out of their way to make patients and their consultants welcome."
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor Frank Chinegwundoh MBE at Spire include:
Urolift, Intra-cytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI), Transperineal needle biopsy of prostate.
MBBS / St George’s Hospital Medical School, University of London / 1984
Batchelor of Medicine, Batchelor of Surgery. First medical degree after completion of medical degree course.
FRCS(Eng) / Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England / 1989
Qualification given to show surgically trained.
FRCS(Ed) / ) Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh / 1989
Qualification given on completion of basic surgical training
MS (Master of Surgery degree) / London / 1994
Higher degree awarded after a period of original research and completion of a thesis.
FRCS(Urol) / London / 1995
Fellow of the Joint Royal College of Surgeons, Specialist Qualification in Urology.
FEBU / Fellowship of the European Board of Urology / 1997
Specialist European wide qualification on successful passing of an examination
MML / Glasgow / 2010
Masters in Medical Law degree
Qualification obtained after successful completion of Masters Course and submission of a dissertation.
British Medical Association
Royal College of Surgeons of England
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
British Association of Urological Surgeons
Royal Society of Medicine
Urology lead at Newham University Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust
Chairman of the Department of Health Prostate Cancer Advisory Group
Chairman of the registered charity Cancer Black Care
Chinegwundoh F. The PSA controversy: is overtreatment a price worth paying for earlier diagnosis? [letter]. Br J Family Medicine July/August 2014; 18
MacAttram M, Chinegwundoh F. Improving Cancer Screening Access for London's African Caribbean Communities living with a diagnosis of mental illness. Report published in paperback 2014 by Black Mental Health UK & Cancer Black Care. ISBN 978 0 9929995 0 6
Abeyna Jones, Frank Chinegwundoh. Update on prostate cancer in black men. ecancer 8 455/ DOI: 10.3332/ecancer.2014.455
Cuzick J, Yang ZH, Fisher G, Tikishvili E, Stone S, Lanchbury JS, Camacho N, Merson S, Brewer D, Cooper CS, Clark J, Berney DM, Møller H, Scardino P, Sangale Z; Transatlantic Prostate Group. Prognostic value of PTEN loss in men with conservatively managed localised prostate cancer.
Br J Cancer. 2013 Jun 25;108(12):2582-9. doi: 10.1038/bjc.2013.248. Epub 2013 May 21. Listed as a collaborator
Tilki M, Thompson R, Robinson L, Bruce J, Chan E, Lewis O, Chinegwundoh F, Nelson H. The BME third sector:marginalized and exploited. Voluntary Sector Review 2015; vol 6; no.1; 93-101
Wide experience. TV work – BBC, ITV, Sky News, Sky one Print media Several you tube videos
Consultant Urological Surgeon at Barts Health NHS Trust
City University, London
My wife is a local GP in Chingford. I am the proud father of two teenage children. I am engaged in much charitable endeavour.