Mr David Yates
Consultant Urological Surgeon
QualificationsMD, MBChB, MRCS, FRCS
Main NHS base:
Royal Hallamshire Hospital
- 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)
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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