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.King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Cross site Urological Consultant posts Denmark Hill and PRUH sites
- General Urology with an interest in LUTS and Andrology
X 2 Posts (starting ASAP)Contract Type: Permanent (but an opportunity for individuals to join as an NHS Locum consultant on a fixed-term contract will also be considered)
- 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. These newly created appointments will ensure our vision is bought to life through the proposed cross-site working and specialty interests encouraged. 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-holders will undertake a combination of outpatient sessions and operating lists across all 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
- 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)Email: Apply
orRahul Lunawat (PRUH Clinical Lead)Email
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