Mr Tim Briggs


University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street

Prostate Cancer

Professional background

Mr Briggs is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at UCLH and the Royal Free NHS Trust. He qualified from St Bartholomew's Medical School in 1984. After gaining his FRCS he embarked on a career in Urology at The Middlesex Hospital. Having completed his training, he then spent a year in the Concorde Hospital in Sydney, Australia.

As a Consultant he has developed an interest in prostate cancer and bladder cancer and developed the laparoscopic radical prostatectomy service at Barnet Hospital in 2004 and was one of the first surgeons performing this operation in the UK. From 2010 he has converted to the Da Vinci Robotic System. In 2012 he joined the pelvic cancer team at UCLH where he routinely performs robotic radical prostatectomies for the treatment of prostate cancer and cystoprostatectomies (removal of prostate and bladder) for the treatment of bladder cancer. Formation of the ileal conduit or neobladder is also performed intracorporally.

Mr Briggs has performed over 200 Laparoscopic prostatectomies and 400 robotic radical prostatectomies.

GMC/GDC number: 2932600 

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