Brown, Christian - consultant urological surgeon



Consultant profiles

Christian BrownContacts

Secretary: Erika Jones
Tel: 020 7188 6794
Area of expertise: urology, prostate cancerkidney cancer

  • Biography

    Christian works as part of the robotic and laparoscopic team at King’s and Guy's; renowned international centres of excellence in minimally invasive surgery (also known as key hole surgery).

    As well as elective and emergency core urological care, he provides a tertiary referral service for elective robotic and laparoscopic surgery including radical prostatectomy (RALP) and minimally invasive treatment of upper urinary tract (kidney) cancers.

    Christian has performed over 600 minimally invasive laparoscopic / robotic procedures in the last 5 years and had trained other consultants both locally and nationally.

    He was a lecturer in urology courses at University College London and has taught practical surgical skills to UK trainees and consultants on a monthly laparoscopic nephrectomy wet lab course in Denmark. Previously he worked in the Clinical Effectiveness Unit at the Royal College of Surgeons and has had original work published in the British Medical Journal.

  • Education and training

    Christian trained at King’s College Hospital, University College Hospital, The Royal Marsden and The Royal College of Surgeons, in addition to other hospitals across the south east of England. 
  • Specialist interests

    • advanced diagnostic techniques for localised prostate cancer with multiparametric
    • MRI and transperineal sector biopsies.
    • laser treatments (XPS GreenLight) for prostate symptoms and urinary retention.
  • Publications

    Christian has over 45 peer reviewed publications and remains an active clinical researcher in both benign and malignant prostate disease.