About

Mr Kevin Chu graduated from Cambridge University in the UK and underwent his advanced Urology training in Victoria. He has also undergone further fellowship training in Robotic Uro-Oncology back in Cambridge. He has a strong interest in minimally invasive and robotic surgery as well as uro-oncology and advanced stone surgery. He holds a significant public appointment at Western Health and has a keen interest in training our future surgeons. He is dedicated to patient centred care and is an excellent communicator, both to patients and referring doctors alike. He is able to offer new appointments in 1-2 weeks.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Freemasons Albert Street

Hospital

Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Holmesglen Urology

Level 1 Consulting Suites. Building 2. Holmesglen Private Hospital 490 South Road
MOORABBIN VIC 3189

Special interests

  • Uro-oncology (All Urological cancers inc. Kidney, Bladder, Prostate, Testicular, Adrenal)
  • Minimally Invasive Stone Surgery: Laser, Mini-supine Per-Cutaneous Nephro Lithotomy (PCNL)
  • Laser & Minimally Invasive Prostate Surgery (Laser Prostatectomy & Urolift)
  • Robotic Surgery (Robotic Prostatecomy, Renal Surgery)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery / Laparoscopic Renal Surgery

Education and training

  • Honorary Clinical Tutor of Melbourne University
  • Member of the Academy of Surgical Educators

Research

  • Principle Investigator for Western Health for Navigate Prostate Cancer Trial

Qualifications

  • MB BChir, University of Cambridge, 2003
  • MA (Hons), University of Cambridge, 2004
  • MRCS, Royal College of Surgeons of England, 2006
  • FRACS, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 2016

Professional Associations

  • RACS (Royal Australasian College of Surgeons)
  • USANZ (Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand)
  • EAU (European Association of Urology)
  • AUA (American Urological Association)
  • RCS (Royal College of Surgeons of England)
The UroRenal & Vascular Clinical Institute groups together surgical specialties in the areas of endocrinology, nephrology, urology and vascular surgery.