Christopher Eden attended Guy’s Hospital and King’s College Hospital Medical Schools, achieving an MBBS in 1985 from the University of London after winning Surgery and Paediatric Prizes. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1995 and achieved a Master of Surgery degree from the University of London in 1997. He is currently Professor of Urology at the University of Surrey, Consultant Urological Surgeon at The Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, UK and Co-Director of Santis.
As a surgical trainee he became a pioneer of laparoscopy urological surgery and performed the UK’s first laparoscopic pyeloplasty in 1994, first laparoscopic radical prostatectomy in 2000, first laparoscopic radical cystectomy in 2001, first robotic Retzius-sparing radical prostatectomy in 2016 and first laparoscopic Retzius-sparing radical prostatectomy in 2016. He has one of the world’s largest personal series of major laparoscopic urological procedures at over 3,000 cases and has published more than 50 peer-reviewed papers on laparoscopic urology, 9 book chapters and a book.
Prostate cancer, laparoscopic and robotic surgery
Treatments and tests offered by Professor Christopher Eden at Nuffield Health
- Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy
- Prostate surgery
Surgery for high-risk prostate cancer, extended pelvic lymphadenectomy, Retzius-sparing prostatectomy.
Other posts held
- The Royal Surrey County Hospital, Consultant Urological Surgeon
- American Urological Association, British Association of Urological Surgeons, European Association of Urology
Insurers Professor Christopher Eden works with
Professor Christopher Eden works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Medical Care Direct
- Tesco Bank
- Universal Provident
- Westfield Health WPA
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- Benenden Health
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
- AXA PPP International
- Bupa On Demand
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Freedom Health
Professor Christopher Eden does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Professor Christopher Eden does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Professor Christopher Eden does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.