Coronavirus (COVID-19): visiting The Royal Marsden suspended

Coronavirus (COVID-19) latest: Visiting The Royal Marsden is still suspended, but we want to reassure our patients, their families and anyone worried about cancer during this difficult time that we are still delivering treatment - the hospital is open. Please see more information here about how we are keeping everyone safe.

Prostate cancer patient information for patients having surgery

Information videos to explain Prostate surgery (Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy)

The surgical team is aware there are numerous elements to understand and consider before, during and after a Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy. To help you understand what to expect these information videos have been created to hopefully answer any questions you may have regarding the treatment, potential side effects and their management. Your surgeon & their team will be able to answer any specific questions regarding your treatment.

Prostatectomy Surgery patient information videos:

1) Rehabilitation steps before surgery

2) Surgery discharge & catheter care 

3) Rehabilitation – exercise, incontinence and erectile dysfunction post-surgery

4) Frequently asked Questions: before, during and after surgery. A previous patient shares their experience 

5) Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy - what to expect