Mr Soumendra Datta - Urology - Springfield Hospital

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Mr Soumendra Datta - Urology

Mr Soumendra (Sam) Datta is a Consultant Urologist at Springfield Hospital specialising in Kidney, bladder, stone, prostate and genitalia conditions in men, women and children.

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Clinical interests

Mr Soumendra (Sam) Datta deals with all conditions affecting the kidneys, bladder, prostate and genitalia in men, women and children.

He offers specialist treatment in stones and those with bladder/prostate problems. If you have concerns with an elevated PSA, recurrent infections, blood in the urine or problems with your erections a detailed diagnostic workup and treatment is provided.

He has developed a particular expertise in management of patients with urinary stone disease with minimally invasive surgery and the prevention of stones.

He sees female patients with bladder problems as well as children with paediatric urological conditions requiring both medical and surgical management.


Academic background

Mr Datta graduated from University College London, obtaining an intercalated degree in neuroscience and a distinction in medicine and surgery.

He was a Royal College of Surgeons Research Fellow at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery whilst publishing several papers and book chapters and obtaining a masters and doctoral degrees in neuro-urology.

He trained in London at the Hammersmith Hospital Surgical Rotation and the North Thames Deanery from which he graduated as a Urological Surgeon in 2012. He has worked as a Consultant at the Royal Free London.

He is the undergraduate tutor for urology at Colchester Hospital and has a postgraduate certificate in medical education.


Professional Memberships

Mr Datta is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He is a member of the British Association of Urological Surgeons and the European Association of Urologists. He regularly attends conferences with the American Urological Association.


NHS base

Colchester Hospital University Foundation Trust

01245 200307