Latest news from the urology pathway

Urology Pathway Board

This page contains information from the Greater Manchester Cancer Urology Pathway Board and the work they are undertaking.

If you are affected by a urological cancer, or you are worried about symptoms, please visit one of the links below.

Macmillan – Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cancer UK

Key People

Satish Maddenini, Clinical lead for the urology pathway

Mr Satish Maddineni

Mr Satish Maddineni graduated from the University Of Edinburgh Medical School in 1996. His basic surgical training was at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff. After a 2 year period of research in Bladder and Prostate cancer with Cancer Research UK, based at the Christie Hospital in Manchester, Mr Maddineni gained the higher degree of MD in targeted therapies in the treatment of muscle invasive bladder cancer affiliated to the University of Manchester.

His higher specialist Urology training has been undertaken in the North West Deanery with specialist urological oncology surgical training throughout at tertiary cancer centres. Mr Maddineni has also undertaken further training in laparoscopic radical bilateral nerve sparing prostatectomy at the Erasmus University in Brussels, Belgium under the mentorship of one of Europe’s leading minimally invasive laparoscopic prostate cancer surgeons.

Mr Maddineni was appointed as a Consultant Urologist at Mid Cheshire NHS Foundation Trust where he was the Cancer Lead and subsequently the Clinical Lead for the Urology department. He was involved with the successful amalgamation of urological cancer services with Stockport NHS Trust.

Relocating to Manchester, Mr Maddineni is now the lead in minimally invasive urological surgery at Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust. Here he mentors surgical trainees and fellow Consultants in minimally invasive surgical techniques. He has also recently been appointed as the Cancer Lead for Urological Surgery at the Trust.

Jane Cronin, pathway managerJane Cronin

The pathway manager for the urology pathway is Jane Cronin

Contact Jane

Urology pathway board document library

Psychological support for patients

Serious men and women sitting in a circle during group therapy, supporting each other.

Find our Directory of psychological support for people affected by cancer in Greater Manchester and East Cheshire here

Clinical Trials Finder

Link to clinical trials finder
Internet access is required. Any queries, please contact Damian McCaul Research Nurse Team Leader T – +44 (0) 161 918 7468, M – +44 (0) 7824 503 803, E – Greater Manchester Cancer, Urology Clinical Pathway Boards
Link to clinical trials finder

Primary care resources

Healthcare professionals working in Greater Manchester can benefit (for free) from GatewayC Live webinars developed by and featuring leading specialists. This webinar explores red flag symptoms of prostate cancer, common diagnostic challenges, the role of PSA as a screening test, the impact of COVID-19 particularly on BAME communities, and the referral pathway in Greater Manchester.

Visit GatewayC to view the webinar.

Alternatively, you can view the “Fast Facts” video below, or download our useful prostate cancer infographic.

prostate cancer infographic

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