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Consultant Urologist

Job Reference: 213-PRUH-2983

Employer:
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Urology
Location:
Denmark Hill & PRUH, London
Salary:
£80,075 - £107,204 per an

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.

The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.




General Urology with an interest in Bladder Cancer

The Department of Urology Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, is looking for enthusiastic and committed Urology Surgeons to work cross site and support us in developing our cutting edge centre of excellence.

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust puts patients first. Across our five sites, we deliver high quality healthcare services to the people of south London, the UK and globally.

Our ambition is to be an outstanding local hospital for the local community and a world—class Centre of specialist clinical and research excellence. We are globally renowned for our specialist work in stroke and major trauma, liver disease and transplantation, cardiac, neurosciences, haemato-oncology and foetal medicine. Additionally, we work with King’s College London to offer training, education and clinical placements for medical, nursing and dental students.

Partnership is central to providing the very best patient care. Working closely with GPs, commissioners and health care providers, we aim to create a sustainable eco healthcare system.

We are also proud to be a founding member of King’s Health Partners, a collaboration to deliver bench to bedside solutions to improve patient health and wellbeing.

The Post

The Department of Urology at King’s College Hospital is split over three main sites at Denmark Hill, The Princess Royal University Hospital in Orpington and providing outpatient clinics at Beckenham Beacon in Beckenham. King’s College Hospital’s vision for the urology service is to deliver a seemless service, provided across these sites with the future vision to ultimately work through a single on call rota. Our outpatients unit based at Beckenham Beacon will continue to be invested in and developed as the state of the art dedicated urology diagnostic centre for the Trust with specialist, one stop cancer and local anaesthetic (LA) TP prostate biopsy services. The post-holder will undertake a combination of outpatient sessions and operating lists across PRUH sites and be expected to take an active role in research and development. All consultants are encouraged to participate in the teaching programs of the department with trainee doctors.

King’s has developed specialist services including:

  • LUTS and Day case GreenLight laser prostate surgery
  • Minimally invasive and laparoscopic / robotic surgery for cancer including cryotherapy
  • Andrology including penile implants and infertility
  • Kidney Stones
  • Urodynamics, Incontinence and Neuropathic Bladder management
  • Prostate cancer and outpatient LA Transperineal biopsy

This is a full time post (10 Programmed Activities) with additional programmed activities available subject to negotiation with the successful candidate.

Applicants should have a broad experience of Urological Surgery and must be on the GMC Specialist Register or be within six months of eligibility for inclusion.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Azar Khan (Denmark hill Clinical Lead)Rahul Lunawat (PRUH Clinical Lead)Phone: Via his secretary Maria Butt 01689 864 509

Email: r.lunawat@nhs.net

Email: azharkhan1@nhs.net

 




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King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Annual Reports and Other Corporate Publications

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King's Health Partners Academic Health Science Centre Website


King's College Hospital is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.


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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


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