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Mr Philip Charlesworth

Mr Philip Charlesworth

Philip Charlesworth

Urology 04717308

  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
Overview
Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • General urology
  • Urological oncology

Offers

  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

After surgical training in the NHS & Military hospitals on the South Coast of the UK, Mr Philip Charlesworth went to the University of Oxford in 2004 to begin a post-graduate degree in the Molecular Genetics of Urological Malignancies, at the Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford.

In 2007 Mr Philip Charlesworth initiated his Specialist Surgical training in Urology & Uro-Oncology within the hospitals of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire & Oxfordshire. The final years of specialist training were concentrated on robotic surgery, minimally invasive surgery & open surgery for major urological cancers and subsequent surgical reconstruction.

In 2012, Mr Philip Charlesworth was awarded a British Urological Foundation Robotic Preceptorship with Professor Indebir Gill and his robotic surgical team at the University of Southern California Institute of Urology, Los Angeles, California, USA. Professor Inderbir Gill is arguably one of the greatest minimally invasive surgeons in the world. Mr Philip Charlesworth also has experience working with the robotic surgical teams of Regina Elena Hospital, National Cancer Institute, Rome, Italy, Harlev University Hospital, Copenhagen, and the Institute of Karolinska, Stockholm.

Mr Philip Charlesworth was appointed substantive Consultant at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in 2012, and joined the Reading Urology Partnership in 2013. Over this time he has established himself as one of the leaders in pelvic uro-oncology (major prostate & bladder cancer) in the region.

Mr Charlesworth has performed approximately 600 complex robotic major pelvic uro-oncological cancer operations in the past 5 years, and is ranked as one of the highest volume surgeons according to nationally published statistics.

Areas of interest

Prostate Cancer; MRI of the Prostate to avoid unnecessary transrectal biopsy;Visual Registration / Fusion mpMRI enhanced targeted prostate biopsies; Retzius sparing Nerve Sparing Da Vinci Robotic Prostatectomy; Prostate Brachytherapy; General Urology; Infective & Inflammatory Conditions of the Prostate and Bladder; Urological Cancers / Uro-Oncology; Urological Reconstruction including robotic neobladder formation; Diseases of the Prostate & Bladder;
Robotic Surgery & Minimally Invasive Surgery;
Urological Reconstruction; Haematuria (Visible or Non-Visible); Any general problems related to Penis / Scrotum; Elevated PSA / Prostate Cancer diagnosis & treatment; Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, BPH; Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms, LUTS; Bladder Cancer (detection, surgical management & surveillance); Kidney Cancer

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Procedures completed

  • M4510

    Diagnostic endoscopic examination of bladder (flexible cystoscopy) including any biopsy - (5-50)

    GenesisCare, Windsor (1-5) Princess Grace Hospital (1-5) Ramsay Berkshire Independent Hospital (1-5)

  • 20365

    Follow-up out-patient consultation - remote - (5-50)

  • M6583

    Transperineal MRI - US fusion targeted prostate biopsy - (5-50)

    GenesisCare, Windsor (5-50) Ramsay Berkshire Independent Hospital (1-5)

  • M6530

    Endoscopic resection of prostate (TUR) (including cystoscopy) - (1-5)

    Ramsay Berkshire Independent Hospital (1-5)

  • M3410

    Robotic assisted laparoscopic cystectomy without prostatectomy (with construction of intestinal conduit or bladder) - (1-5)

    Princess Grace Hospital (1-5)

  • 20355

    Initial out-patient consultation - remote - (1-5)

  • M4210

    Endoscopic resection of lesion of bladder (including cystoscopy) - (1-5)

    Ramsay Berkshire Independent Hospital (1-5) Princess Grace Hospital (1-5)

  • M5630

    Therapeutic injection into bladder neck for treatment of stress incontinence (peri-urethral bulking agents) (including cystoscopy) - (1-5)

  • M6192

    Robotic assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy, reconstruction of bladder neck including bilateral pelvic lymphadenectomy (including cystoscopy) - (1-5)

    Princess Grace Hospital (1-5)

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