Mr Pieter J Le Roux
QualificationsFRCS FCS(SA) UROL MMed(UCT)
Main NHS base:
Epsom and St Helier NHS Trust, St George's Hospital NHS Trust
- British Association of Urological Surgeons
- Royal Society of Medicine
- South African Association of Urological Surgeons
- Laparoscopic Urology surgery
- Laparoscopic open kidney surgery /Kidney removal
- Kidney cancer
- Adrenal Surgery
- Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
- Enlarged prostate
- Prostate cancer
- Bladder Cancer
- Laser Prostate surgery
- Renal surgery
- Kidney disorders & stone disease
General Urology, prostate problems; Laser surgery for Benign prostatic hyperplasia; Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Adrenal gland surgery; all open and laparoscopic kidney surgery; nephrectomy; partial nephrectomy; pyeloplasty; adrenalectomy; complex reconstruction; Green Light laser PVP.
Other clinical interests include oncology, reconstructive surgery and surgery for benign prostate disease
Training & background:
Mr Le Roux studied medicine at Stellenbosch University in South Africa. He completed his basic surgical training in the UK, obtaining the FRCS in London in 1996. He trained in Urology at Groote Schuur Hospital and the University of Cape Town and was appointed Consultant Urologist and Senior Lecturer to Tygerberg Hospital and Stellenbosch University Medical School in 2000. His training in laparoscopic urology included attachments with Indirber Gill in Cleveland and Chris Eden in Basingstoke.
In 2002, Mr Le Roux was awarded the Storz prize, a travelling fellowship awarded once every two years by the South African Urological Association to the outstanding young urologist in South Africa.
Mr Pieter Le Roux is a Consultant Urological Surgeon and Lead Clinician for urology at Epsom and St Helier NHS Trust. He joined the trust in 2002 where he set up a laparoscopic urology unit that is now performing all the renal laparoscopy for Epsom, St Helier and Kingston Hospitals.
His main areas of expertise are adrenal and kidney surgery. Mr Le Roux is one of the highest volume kidney surgeons in the UK, performing in excess of 100 nephrectomy, partial nephrectomy and nephroureterectomy procedures per year. He introduced the Green light laser prostatectomy (PVP) at Epsom and St Helier and more recently at Spire St Anthony’s Hospital.
Mr Le Roux is a senior lecturer at St George’s hospital medical school and an examiner in the final MBBS. He lectures regularly on laparoscopic training courses in the UK, Europe and South Africa.
Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment
A: Alternate weeks M: Monthly sessions A/H: Ad Hoc
T: 020 8337 3879
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