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Mr Peter Acher
MBBS MA FRCS(Urol) PhD
Urology
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SUBSPECIALTIES

General Urology
Urological Oncology

REGISTERED WITH

General Medical Council: 4636951

LANGUAGES

english

CONSULTATION FEES

New appointment: £265
Follow-up appointment: £200

About

Following training on the South Thames part of the London Specialist Registrar roation Mr Acher was appointed Consultant Urological Surgeon at Southend University Hospital in 2011.  Mr Acher completed his PhD on prostate cancer brachytherapy at Cambridge University and in 2010 received a commendation at the Royal Socoiety of Medicine Young Trainee of the Year Awards.

His special interests include general urology, urinary stone disease, problems with urinary flow and urological cancers.  Not only has Mr Acher introduced short stay laser prostate surgery for benign prostate problems and manages kidney stones but in his NHS role, Mr Acher has set up an advanced Prostate Diagnostic services incorporating multiparametric MRI and comprehensive transperineal prostate biopsy- this has reduced infections and inconclusive transrectal biopsy, and most importantly is preferred by patients.  

Mr Acher is passionate when it comes to evaulating outcomes and contributing to published literature and within his busy schedule manages to find time to present and teach at international meetings and as a result has received numerous prizes for his work.

Mr Acher strongly believes that patients should receive the best available and up-to-date evidence-based care.

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Medical Procedures

Prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment

Laser prostate surgery

Endourology

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Special Interests

Prostate disease

Prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment

Laser prostate surgery

Endourology

Stone diesease

General urology

Education

MBBS MA FRCS(Urol) PhD

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25-11-2016

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