Cathcart Paul John

Mr Paul John Cathcart

Consultant Urological Surgeon

MB BS

Specialty Urology

Special interests Nerve-sparing robotic radical prostatectomy, radical prostatectomy for high-risk prostate cancer and salvage-robotic radical prostatectomy

About

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    Paul is a consultant urological surgeon at both Bart’s Health and University College Hospital London. Paul was fellowship trained in robotic prostate cancer surgery in Melbourne Australia under the tutorage of Professor Tony Costello – one of the world’s leading robotic prostate cancer surgeons. Paul performs on average around 100 robotic prostate cancer operations each year. Paul’s particular clinical focus includes nerve-sparing robotic radical prostatectomy, radical prostatectomy for high-risk prostate cancer and salvage-robotic radical prostatectomy.

    Paul is the clinical co-ordinator for the National Prostate Cancer Audit and the chief investigator in a number of clinical trials including the PRIME study – a study assessing intraoperative PET imaging during robotic prostate cancer surgery, the RAFT study – a trial assessing the efficacy and safety of salvage robotic prostate cancer surgery after focal therapy as well as the PROVENT study – a trial assessing the efficacy of Vitamin D and aspirin to prevent prostate cancer progression in men on active surveillance for low risk prostate cancer.

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    Nerve-sparing robotic radical prostatectomy, radical prostatectomy for high-risk prostate cancer and salvage-robotic radical prostatectomy

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