Mark Emberton

Mr Mark Emberton holds the post of Reader in Interventional Oncology at University College London and is Associate Professor at Middlesex University, London. At UCLH he is Clinical Director of Cancer Services. He is also Clinical Director of the Clinical Effectiveness Unit at the Royal College of Surgeons of England. His clinical and research interests are focused mainly on diseases of the prostate gland, both benign and malignant. In prostate cancer much of his activity is at present focused on evaluating minimally invasive therapies for localised prostate cancer. This work encompasses the fields of precise characterisation of disease as well as targeting therapies. A current interest includes the non invasive evaluation of men at risk of having prostate cancer. He is also interested in the methodological aspects of clinical research, particularly on the use of alternatives to the randomised control trial in surgery. He is involved in guideline production and appraisal and is interested in the formulation of evidence based management policies. He is an active researcher, lectures widely and has published over 150 peer reviewed articles in numerous scientific journals. Mark Emberton is a founding Partner of London Urology Associates. He is a Trustee of St Peterís Trust and Prostate Cancer Research Foundation.

Specialty : Prostate cancer risk stratification, prostate cancer targeted therapy, voiding problems in men
Research : Currently Mark Emberton is the Chief Investigator in 4 focal therapy studies.
HIFU for localised prostate cancer
HIFU for progressive prostate cancer
WST11 photodynamic therapy for localised prostate cancer
He is also the Chief investigator in a number of diagnostic studies
Qualifications : MD FRCS (Urol)
GMC registration : 3098619
NHS hospital : University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street
Tel (nhs) : 020 3447 9194
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Private hospitals : London Urology Associates, Princess Grace Hospital
Tel (private) : 0207 387 9709 (UCLH), 0207 224 5089 (LUA)
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Wed, 31st May, 2023