About

Mr Pras Sivam (Prassannah Satasivam) is an Australian urologist with a subspecialty focus in robotic and open surgery for genitourinary cancers, consolidated during his time working at the acclaimed Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. Particular areas of interest include robotic prostatectomy, robotic and open kidney surgery, radical cystectomy and retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for testis cancer. In addition to his expertise in urologic oncology, Mr Sivam also treats a wide range of general urological problems, including kidney stones and benign prostate enlargement.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Richmond

Hospital

Epworth Freemasons Albert Street

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Precision Urology Melbourne

Suite 206, Level 2 685 Burke Road
Camberwell VIC 3124

Consulting Location

Epworth Medical Centre

Suite G1, 173 Lennox Street
Richmond VIC 3121

Special interests

  • Urologic Oncology
  • Robotic Surgery for prostate and kidney cancer
  • MRI fusion prostate miopsy
  • Cystectomy with ileal conduit or neobladder
  • Retroperitoneal lymph node dissection for testis cancer

Research

  • The use ofMRI in prostate cancer active surveillance
  • The use of nephrometry scoring systems in kidney cancer management
  • The effect of nephron sparing surgery on long term kidney function

Qualifications

  • MBBS University of Melbourne 2004
  • BMedSci University of Melbourne 2004
  • FRACS (Urology) Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 2014
  • Society of Urologic Oncology Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center 2016

Professional Associations

  • Society of Urologic Oncology
  • American Urologic Association
  • European Association of Urology
  • Australian and New Zealand Urogenital and Prostate Cancer Trials Group
  • Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand
Clinical institute

UroRenal and Vascular Clinical Institute

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A/Prof Laurence Harewood
Director
The UroRenal & Vascular Clinical Institute groups together surgical specialties in the areas of endocrinology, nephrology, urology and vascular surgery.