Mr. Sam Datta
Meet Mr. Sam Datta
MBBS (Hons) BSc(Hons) MSc MD FRCS (Urol) Pg Cert Med Ed
Sam Datta trained at the University College London Medical School and graduated with Distinction and the Lord Liston Surgical Prize in 2000. His trained on the Hammersmith Surgical Rotation and subsequently on the Imperial Urology Rotation for higher surgical training. He undertook a Royal College of Surgeons research fellowship with Professor Clare Fowler in the Department of Uro-neurology at the Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London where he completed his masters and doctoral theses.
He has published widely in the field of urology and his research interests include the effect of drugs on the lower urinary tract and stone disease. His MD thesis at the University of London is on Botox and its effects on the bladder.
Sam works as a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Colchester Hospital University Foundation Trust and is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of London and Anglia Ruskin University. He has an interest in lower urinary tract dysfunction and stone disease. He also has an active role in teaching both undergraduates and post graduates and has a formal qualification in medical education. He has completed a Urology Foundation travelling fellowship in Ahmedabad, India.
He has published 15 peer reviewed papers, 40 published abstracts, and 5 book chapters. He has won prizes for his work from the American Urological Association, European Urological Association, International Continence Society and Royal Society of Medicine (x2).