Shomik sengupta

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Shomik sengupta

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Mr Sengupta has completed a four-year training program in urologic surgery run by the Urological society of Australia and New Zealand, thus becoming a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. Subsequently, Mr Sengupta has undertaken a further two-year fellowship in Urologic oncology (obtaining further training in the treatment of urological cancers) at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA, under the Society of Urologic Oncology.
Mr Sengupta has particular training, expertise and interest in surgery for urologic cancers, including prostate cancer, bladder cancer, kidney cancer and testis cancer. He specialises in radical prostatectomy (open or by the daVinci robot), cystectomy with ileal conduit or neobladder reconstruction, partial or total nephrectomy (open or laparoscopic) and retroperitoneal lymph node dissection.
Additionally, Mr Sengupta also performs general urologic procedures, including cystoscopy, bladder and prostate biopsy, vasectomy, BPH surgery (including transurethral resection of the prostate [TURP] and Greenlight laser photo-vapourisation of the prostate [PVP], stone surgery (including ureteroscopy and shock wave lithotripsy [ESWL]).
Mr Sengupta carries out surgery at the Waverley Private Hospital, Epworth Freemasons Hospital, Epworth Eastern Hospital and John Fawkner Hospital. Surgery can usually be booked promptly after initial consultation. Mr Sengupta is also attached to the Austin Hospital, Heidelberg as a visiting Urologist.
Mr Sengupta is actively involved in urological research, particularly in the areas of urologic cancer – he is on the Scientific advisory committee of the Australia and New Zealand Uro-genital and Prostate (ANZUP) trials group, is current chair of the Urological Cancer Committee of the Clinical Network within the Cancer Council of Victoria, and is an honorary visiting researcher at the Ludwig Institute for cancer research, Heidelberg.
Mr Sengupta is committed to teaching urological trainees and medical students – he is a visiting lecturer at the Austin department of Surgery within the University of Melbourne, and incoming Chair of the Victorian Training, Accreditation and Examinations committee of the Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand (USANZ).

  • Work
    • Director of Training & Research, Austin Health
  • Education
    • Melbourne University
    • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
    • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine