Category: News

BPC consultant on national television performing a complex and challenging operation called a bulbar urethroplasty

BPC consultant Mr Paul Anderson is one of the most regularly featured experts on the national television series Embarrassing Bodies. Tonight (Monday, March 18), Mr Anderson is filmed undertaking a procedure called a bulbar urethroplasty. This is a highly technical procedure only carried out by a small number of surgeons and Mr Anderson has completed […]

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BPC live results centre is Highly Commended in prestigious Health Service Journal awards

The Birmingham Prostate Clinic has been Highly Commended by the Health Service Journal for our innovative results centre. Our live prostate cancer surgery results centre was a finalist in the ‘Enhancing Healthcare with Data and Information Management’ category 2012 awards. The Health Service Journal awards are highly regarded, attracting more than 1,000 entries this year. […]

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Why I’m growing a moustache for Movember

“For the second year running, I will be joining the ranks of ‘Mo Bros’ and growing a moustache for Movember. “I did it for the first time last year and I remember arriving at a family christening and getting all these slightly aghast looks from my relatives. But when I explained why I was doing […]

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BPC’s live prostate cancer results centre is shortlisted for a prestigious HSJ Award

A unique initiative by the Birmingham Prostate Clinic which enables patients to report and track their own results has been short-listed for a prestigious Health Services Journal (HSJ) award. BPC’s Live Prostate Cancer Surgery Results Centre has been shortlisted in the category for ‘Enhancing care with data and information management’. The highly regarded awards had […]

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Wide ranging debates at BPC’s third GP study evening

The Birmingham Prostate Clinic’s third study evening for GPs, which took place on July 10, has received overwhelmingly positive feedback. A new format was used for this event, with BPC clinicians and GPs sitting together and having more informal discussions, then enjoying dinner together. “We wanted to facilitate more discussion between urologists and GPs, rather […]

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BPC urologist appears in Channel Four’s Live from the Clinic

BPC urologist Paul Anderson appears regularly on Channel Four’s Live from the Clinic and Embarrassing Bodies. Mr Anderson says: “I am really supportive of the aims of these programmes – I regularly speak to people who have been living with uncomfortable, restricting conditions for many years and sometimes decades, usually because of embarrassment. “It is […]

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