- Fee assured
- Verified this account
- Female urology
- Impotency and infertility
- Reconstructive surgery
- Urinary tract stones
- Urological malignancy
Rajesh Kavia is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Northwick Park and Central Middlesex Hospital. His main interest is functional urology and incontinence in both females and males.
He is trained in all aspects of general urology and delighted to deal with diagnostics in prostate and bladder problems and there management, chronic urological pain, erectile dysfunction, circumcisions, endoscopic stone management. He also offers general paediatric urology, including circumcisions and inguino-scrotal procedures.
He has performed the first Urolift procedure within the NHS within the M25, an innovative minimally invasive procedure for benign prostate obstruction. He has also performed the procedure under local anaesthesia at the Clementine Churchill and the London Clinics.
Having trained at Charing Cross & Westminster Medical School graduating in 1999 from Imperial College (University of London) with Multiple Distinctions in his MB BS.
He undertook research at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and has published internationally cited papers on functional brain imaging in urology and neuromodulation. He was a lead author on the multinational trial of cannabis for overactive bladder in MS. His research has led to internationally recognised prizes and awards.
He trained in the North West London Urology rotation, completing his training in a Fellowship post in the internationally recognised department of female and reconstructive urology at University College London Hospital.
He is a recognised educator for junior doctors being a Course Director for the North West London Mock FRCS(Urol) viva course and examiner for higher surgical trainees in London.
He is the Clinical Lead for Pay and Value for Money at London North West NHS Trust and has numerous other managerial roles within the NHS.
Areas of interest
General Urology; Diagnostic Urology; Female Urology; Urodynamics; Reconstructive Urology; Stones; Endourology; Neurourology; Painful Syndromes; Bladder Botulinum toxin injections; Circumcision (adult); Cystoscopy (blue light); Cystoscopy (flexible); Cystoscopy (rigid); Incontinence clinic; Operations for stone disease; Painful bladder syndrome; Sacral neuromodulation; Saturation biopsies of the prostate; Surgery for benign scrotal lumps; TURBT; TURP; Ureteroscopy (rigid & flexible); Urethrotomy; Urinary incontinence; Vasectomy (bilateral); Inserting a tension-free vaginal tape (TVT); Rectus Fascial Sling; Bulking agents
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Urological Surgeon
Northwick Park Hospital, Harrow, Middlesex
Central Middlesex Hospital, Park Royal, London
Painful bladder syndrome
Training Higher Surgical Trainees
Devoted to family and two young children
Supporting son's youth rugby at Chess Valley Rugby Club
Loves all international food and travelling
English, Gujarati, Conversational Hindi
Stress Urinary Incontinence - Journal of Clinical Urology, 2013.
The use of botulinum toxin for the treatment of urologic pain - Current Opinions in Urology, 2013.
Randomized controlled trial of Sativex to treat detrusor overactivity in multiple sclerosis - Multiple Sclerosis, 2010.
Urinary retention in women: its causes and management - BJUI, 2006.
Courses offered to GPs
Happy to offer talks/seminars as requested.
Reference number 4636779
Details of entry to specialist register
- Urology, 2012
- Bishops Wood Hospital, HA6 2JW
- 19:30 - 20:00
- 07862 735336
- Bishops Wood Hospital, HA6 2JW
- 11:30 - 13:00
- 07862 735336
- BMI The Clementine Churchill Hospital, HA1 3RX
- 08:00 - 12:30
- 020 8872 3872
- London Clinic, W1G 6BW
- 07:30 - 12:30
- 020 7935 4444
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
07862 735 336
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Diagnostic endoscopic examination of bladder (flexible cystoscopy) including any biopsy - (5-50)
Endoscopic insertion/removal of prosthesis into ureter (including bilateral and cystoscopy, +/- pyelography) - (1-5)
Insertion of aortic metallic stent - graft - (1-5)
Dilatation of stricture under imaging control - (1-5)
Endoscopic examination of bladder (rigid cystoscopy) including any biopsy - (1-5)
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