Simon Choong

Mr Simon Choong undertook his medical school and postgraduate urological training at University College Hospital, London. He was appointed to lead the stone and endourology unit at University College London Hospitals in 2002. The unit manages complex urinary tract stones and provides minimally invasive management of upper urinary tract transitional cell tumours, pelviureteric junction obstruction, complex ureteric strictures and kidney obstruction.

He carries out paediatric stone surgery at Great Ormond Street Hospital for children and runs national and international masterclasses in stones and endourological management. He was awarded a Hunterian Professorship by the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2000 and the BAUS / BJU International Travelling Fellowship in 2001.

Research : Encrustation of biomaterials
Urinary stents
Mechanisms of stone formation
Qualifications : MBBS(Lon), FRCS(Eng), FRCSEd, MS, FRCS(Urol)
GMC registration : 3332366
NHS hospital : University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street
Tel (nhs) : 020 3447 9179
Fax (nhs) : 020 3447 9303
Email :
Private hospitals : Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth, Princess Grace Hospital
Tel (private) : 020 7078 3888
Wed, 31st May, 2023