Mr Ranan Dasgupta
Mr Dasgupta specialises in endourology (Stone, BPH, upper tract diagnostics) and neuro-urology, with a strong academic track record.
Aquablation therapy for benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH) at The London Clinic. The London Clinic was the first private hospital in London to offer this.
3 consultants available
Prostate artery embolisation for benign prostatic hyperplasia
The London Clinic is one of the first independent hospitals in the UK to offer prostate artery embolisation as a safe alternative to surgery.
3 consultants available
Mr Dasgupta has interests in comprehensive renal stone management and prevention, neuropathic bladder and urodynamics, novel treatments for Benign Prostate Hypertrophy, and Upper Tract Urothelial Cancer.
Since graduating from Cambridge University, with a thesis on Neuroanatomy (Corticospinal tract in the Primate), his MD thesis (Queen Square, UCL) focussed on Neural Mechanisms of Voiding; he has published over 50 peer-reviewed papers, including on Urodynamics and Fowler’s Syndrome, procured a prestigious Wellcome Trust project grant, and a Visiting Professorship to the Cleveland Clinic. Original descriptions of Botulinum toxin for neuropathic bladder, cannabinoids in Multiple Sclerosis, Sacral Nerve Stimulation for voiding dysfunction and Sildenafil for Female Sexual Dysfunction.
Since appointment at Imperial College Healthcare almost 10 years ago, he has been local Principal Investigator for 2 large national clinical urinary stone trials (TISU and PURE), and serves on the global SIU Endourology academic committee. He undertakes Lithotripsy (ESWL), Ureteroscopic laser treatment, and percutaneous stone surgery, as well as running a joint Metabolic stone clinic for recurrent stone formers.
In the field of BPH, he has been the local Principal Investigator for the UK registry of Prostate Artery Embolisation, as well as offering Urolift and HoLEP alternatives to TURP.
Mr Ranan Dasgupta is available through The London Clinic's Connect service for video consultations.
- Consultant Urological Surgeon
Imperial College Healthcare
- Undergraduate Urology lead (Final Year) and MBBS examiner
- FRCS(Urol) examiner
Joint Committee for Intercollegiate Examinations
- Year qualified 1996
- Cambridge University 1991
Married with children; still aims to attain dizzy heights of playing Chopin's Fantasie Impromptu or the fast movement of Beethoven's Moonlight.
- Laser prostatectomy
- Laser stone surgery
- Percutaneous kidney stone surgery