Jeremy Crew: Profile

Jeremy Crew, MA, MD, BChir, FRCS(Urol) was appointed Consultant Urological Surgeon and Honorary Senior Lecturer to the Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals in 2001. He provides NHS and private practice services at hospitals in Oxford and Banbury.

Training and experience

Mr Crew qualified from Cambridge University and St Thomas’ Hospital, London in 1989. After house jobs in London he practised as a Senior House Officer at Guys Hospital and St Georges Hospital in London and the Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford. Following a year as a General Surgical Registrar he was appointed as Specialist Registrar in Urology in Oxford in 1994. After 6 years of higher surgical training he was appointment as Consultant Urological Surgeon and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Oxford and Banbury in 2001.

During training Mr Crew did two years of very successful research into the molecular biology of bladder cancer culminating in being awarded a Doctor of Medicine degree from Cambridge University. His thesis was awarded the Sir Walter Langdon Brown Prize from Cambridge University (1998) and the European Association of Urology Thesis Award (1999).

Specialist training included Fellowships in the management of bladder cancer, prostate cancer and radical pelvic surgery at The Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Centre, New York, The Department of Urology at The University of Berne, Switzerland (under Professor Urs Studer) and more recently (2007) at The Institute of Urology and Nephrology Bladder Cancer Centre, Mansoura, Egypt.

Mr Crew is presently Chair of the Thames Valley Urological Cancer Group and sits on the Court of Examiners for the FRCS Urology examination.

Consultation prices

The price for an initial consultation is from £200 - £250. Follow up consultations are priced at £130 - £150.

Clinical interests

Jeremy Crew provides a broad spectrum of general urological services, including the specialist management of benign prostatic enlargement (BPH), raised PSAs, lower urinary tract symptoms and haematuria (blood in the urine), prostatitis and stone disease. Mr Crew has set up and provides one-stop services for investigation of haematuria and raised PSA in the NHS and privately. He has expertise in the use of different modalities in the management of BPH, management of urological cancer, vasectomy for sterilisation and bilateral vasectomy reversal.

Mr Crew's main subspecialist area of expertise is uro-oncology. He runs a tertiary referral service for complex bladder cancer and the management of superficial bladder cancer (including intravesical agents) and has a specialist interest in the management of localised and advanced prostate cancer.

Areas of clinical interest

  • Photodynamic diagnosis of bladder cancer
  • Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HOLEP)
  • Urolift for management of BPH
  • Prostatic Artery Embolization for BPH (PAE)
  • The use of intravescial agents and regimens for complex superficial bladder cancer
  • The management of haematuria
  • Clinical trials in bladder and prostate cancer
  • The molecular biology of urological malignancy
  • Vasectomy and vasectomy reversal

Research interests

Jeremy Crew maintains an active research interest in both clinical, and basic science research with research links to Cancer Research UK and the Weatherhill Institute of Molecular Biology in Oxford. He holds the post of Honorary Senior Lecturer at Oxford University.

Mr Crew's present research interests are directed towards the management of haematuria and the role of imaging in urological cancer. He also has developed research interests into the role of photodynamic diagnosis in non-muscle invasive bladder cancers. He is involved in the introduction of clinical trials into bladder and prostate cancer within Oxfordshire.

 

I specialise in...

  • General urology
  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia
  • Lower urinary tract symptoms
  • Haematuria
  • Prostate cancer
  • Bladder cancer
  • Renal cancer
  • Ureteric stone disease
  • Vasectomy and vasectomy reversal

Professional details

Qualifications

MA, MD, BChir(Cantab), FRCS(Urol)

Qualified in 1990 in United Kingdom

Registrations and licensing

  • General Medical Council (GMC)

    Registration no.: 3333783
    Date of registration: 01-Aug-1990

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Memberships and associations

Jeremy Crew is a member of the following professional associations and organisations...

Languages spoken

  • English