Mr David Yates

Consultant Urological Surgeon

QualificationsMD, MBChB, MRCS, FRCS

Main NHS base:

  • Royal Hallamshire Hospital

Member of:

  • British Association of Urological Surgeons
  • The European Association of Urology
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England

Scope of Practice:

  • Laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery
  • Diagnosis and treatment of bladder cancer, prostate cancer and kidney cancer
  • General urological problems
  • Benign prostate disease
  • Difficulty passing urine
  • PSA Screening for prostate cancer
  • Recurrent urinary tract infections (male and female)

Fees, Training & Background:

Mr David Yates is a Consultant Urological Surgeon in the NHS at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, with a private practice at Claremont.

He completed all his training in Sheffield, right through from finishing medical school in 1999 to his appointment as a Consultant Urological Surgeon in 2012.

In 2011, Mr Yates completed a one year surgical fellowship in Paris where he learned how to perform da Vinci® robot-assisted surgery (not available at Claremont).  He was the first surgeon to perform a robotic operation in Sheffield, a radical prostatectomy in October 2013, and is the lead for robotic-assisted surgery in Sheffield.

He has experience of treating many general urology conditions as well as specialising in cancer of the urinary tract and minimally-invasive (keyhole) surgery.

He is able to offer a comprehensive and efficient service for patients with lower urinary tract symptoms,  benign prostate disease and men with concerns about their risk of prostate cancer.

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