Professor Frank Chinegwundoh MBE

Professor Frank Chinegwundoh MBE

MBBS MS MML(Med Law) FRCS (Eng) FRCS(Ed) FRCS(Urol) FEBU

Urology

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1 specialist

36 years of experience
24 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.97

Bedside Manner

4.97

Explanation

4.97

Top feedback

“He is quite professional. Very understanding and willing to offer multiple options“
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Subspecialties

  • General Urology
  • Urological Oncology
  • Benign Prostatic Enlargement
  • Andrology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 2854373
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £270

    Follow-up appointment: £270

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1768 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1529 reviews

    About

    Professor Francis Chinegwundoh MBE trained in London, the West Midlands and USA. His broad experience in urology allows him to deal with emergency and elective urology patients. He has particular interests in urological oncology, erectile dysfunction, prostate, sexual dysfunction and incontinence.

    His articles on prostate cancer have been regularly published in the medical and surgical press. Professor Chinegwundoh has also done much television work for Channel 4, ITV, Sky news and the BBC regarding prostate cancer, testis cancer and bladder cancer. 

    Professor Chinegwundoh also runs an incontinence service. He is the regional lead for prostate brachytherapy and is currently working on a major research study in prostate cancer. He is on the selection panel for medical school entry and since 2008, he has held a National Award for Clinical Excellence.  He is active in the voluntary sector as chairman of the charity Cancer Black Care and trustee of the National Federation of Prostate Cancer Support Groups, aka Tackle.

    He has a large medical legal practice and regularly attends Court to act as an expert medical witness.

    In 2013, he was awarded a MBE for services to urology and the NHS, one of only a handful of urologists in the country to have been honoured in this way.

    He runs an accredited web site    www.urologyconsultant.co.uk

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    Procedures

    • PSA
    • Bladder Neck Incision
    • Circumcision
    • Urodynamics
    • Video Consultation
    • Bladder Instillation
    • Cystoscopy
    • Frenuloplasty (Penis)
    • Hydrocelectomy
    • Orchidectomy
    • Prostate Biopsy
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostate Cancer Diagnostics
    • Testicular Sperm Extraction (TESE)
    • Transrectal Ultrasound (TRUS)
    • Transurethral Resection of a Bladder Tumour (TURBT)
    • Ureteroscopy
    • UroLift
    • Vasectomy (Male Sterilization)
    • Vasectomy Reversal
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    Special interests

    • Prostatitis (Prostate Swelling)
    • Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
    • Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
    • Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
    • Testicular Lumps & Swellings
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Urological Cancers
    • Varicocele
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    Education

    Primary Medical Qualification

    • MB BS (1984) - University of London

    Professional Memberships

    • British Association of Urological Surgeons  
    • European Association of Urology
    • British Medical Association
    • The Royal Society of Medicine
    • UK Register of Expert Witnesses
    • Independent Doctors Forum
    • London Consultants Association
    • Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management
    • Member of the Prostate Cancer Transatlantic Consortium

     

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    Reviews

    4.97 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.97
    Bedside Manner
    4.97
    Explanation
    4.97
    General Urology
    9/61
    Urological Oncology
    6/61
    PSA
    4/61
    Benign Prostatic Enlargement
    3/61
    Prostatitis (Prostate Swelling)
    3/61
    Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
    2/61
    Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
    2/61
    Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
    2/61
    Bladder Neck Incision
    1/61
    Circumcision
    1/61
    Testicular Lumps & Swellings
    1/61
    Urodynamics
    1/61
    Urology
    1/61
    Video Consultation
    1/61
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    (5/5)
    He is quite professional. Very understanding and willing to offer multiple options
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    Overall Experience
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    We had a one on one discussion about my situation & after listening to me, he gave a very professional opinion and advised on the way forward. The recommended test were done. He analysed the results & made his recommendations immediately. I was impressed with his timely attention and response.
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    (5/5)
    Excellent bedside manner. Spent the time to properly explain the situation and next steps
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    Overall Experience
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Professor Chinegwundoh was extremely helpful in advising on a somewhat sensitive issue (balanoposthitis). He was very reassuring and I had complete confidence in his advice and would not hesitate to consult him again.
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Extremely professional and helpful.
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    Overall Experience
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Professor Frank Chinegwundoh informed me every step of the way, what to expect from the moment I was admitted to the hospital to the moment I departed. I was very happy with how the Surgery went and was treated. I would recommend Professor Francis CHINEGWUNDOH to anyone who required an Urologist.
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    Overall Experience
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    very professional and easy to deal with
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Professor Chinegwundoh put me at my ease, answered all my questions satisfactorily, and was thorough in his examinations.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Professor Chinegwundoh was very thorough in his examination of my symptoms. He put me at ease and explained in detail the various possibilities without being patronising.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Professor Chinegwundoh is very approachable and has a relaxed but caring manner. He fully explained any procedures and I always felt confident that I was in the hands of a highly skilled and knowledgeable professional.
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    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 doctor for:
    1

    Urology

    Mr Prasad Patki
    Mr Prasad Patki
    Urology

    08-05-2018

    Professor Chinegwundoh is a well respected and diligent urologist. His skills are very well known in the field of prostate cancer.

    For specialty: Urology
    Connection: Is a colleague

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