About A/Prof Manish Patel
A/Prof Manish Patels special expertise is the diagnosis, treatment and surgical management of prostate, bladder and kidney cancer.
He is a fully trained and experienced minimally invasive robotic surgeon.
Associate Professor Patel completed urology training in NSW and was awarded the FRACS (Urology). He has also been awarded a uro-oncology fellowship from the world renowned Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre, New York.
A/Prof Patel has a sub-specialty practice that focuses specifically on the diagnosis and treatment of prostate, bladder and kidney cancer. This includes the investigation of elevated PSAs, blood in the urine and tumours in the kidneys. A/Prof Patel is a full academic at the University of Sydney where he co-ordinates a large teaching program and leads a large research team. He is an active member of many committees involved with improving care and cancer outcomes for patients and families affected by urological cancers.
His training and sub specialty interest allows him to offer patients the very latest in investigative procedures and surgical techniques and therapies.
Prostate Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Kidney Cancer
Using the latest diagnosis methods including
- MRI - Ultrasound Fusion Guided Prostate Biopsy
- Hexvix Blue Light Cystoscopy
Robotic surgery- Nerve Sparing Radical Prostatectomy, Radical Cystectomy & Partial Nephrectomy
Complex open cancer surgery
Urgent appointments available
- Westmead Private
- Macquarie University
MBBS, MMed, PhD, FRACS
Training & Qualifications
- Urological Cancer Surgeon
- Robotic Surgeon
- Fellowship Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre, New York, USA
- Fellowship of the Society of Urologic Oncologists, USA
- Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons (Urology)
- PhD (University of Sydney) on Novel treatments for prostate cancer
- MMed (University of Sydney) on Cell biology
- MBBS (University of NSW)
- Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand
- Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
- American Urological Association (committee member)
- European Association of Urology
- Society International dUrologie
- Society of Urologic Oncology
- NSW Urology Oncology Group
- NSW Prostate Clinical Cancer Registry
- Fellow: NSW Cancer Institute
What to expect
During your initial visit A/Prof Patel will ask you some questions about your symptoms. Try and be specific and clear as this will help him to better understand your condition. He will explain the specific tests or procedures needed, help you understand the results and go over the risks. He may do a physical examination and ask you a bunch of questions. Once you have had the tests done, he will discuss the results and treatment options with you.
What to bring
Please arrive 10-15 minutes early for your first appointment so that you may complete patient information forms and a health questionnaire.
Please remember to bring the following with you to your appointment:
Referral letter from GP, family physician or other doctor
Medicare card, DVA card, Pension card
Private hospital insurance information (if applicable)
Copies of results, x-rays, MRIs, CT scans, blood test results and any other relevant information