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Prof. Daniel Perez-Fentes, MD, MHD, FEBU


Pr Daniel Pérez-Fentes, received his MD from the University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain in 2002 and completed his Urology specialization in 2008 at the Galdakao-Usansolo Hospital, Vizcaya, Spain, Azienda Ospedaliera San Luigi di Orbassano, Turin, Italy & Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center,New York, USA.

His Doctoral Thesis focused on the functional, systemic & quality of life effects of percutaneous nephrolithotomy.

Since 2008, Pr. Pérez-Fentes heads the Endourology Unit in the University Hospital Complex of Santiago de Compostela where he organizes national & international Endourology training workshops & courses every year. He is also an Associate Professor in the School of Medicine at the University of Santiago de Compostela. Pr. Pérez- Fentes lectures on Endourology and also performs as well as live surgeries in numerous courses or congresses.

Editor of the book, Practical Handbook on Supine Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy, he is currently directing two Doctoral Thesis regarding urinary stone management.

St Jacques of Compostelle, Spain
English  /  Spanish  /  French


Work Experience

Associate Professor & Head Endourology Unit
Since 2008
University Hospital Complex of St Jacques de Compostelle, Spain
Urologist Ministry of Health, Spain
Galician Healthcare Service


Urology Training
Galdakao-Usansolo Hospital, Vizcaya, Spain, Azienda Ospedaliera San Luigi di Orbassano,Turin, Italy & Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA)
University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain


Current status of radiological protection in endourological procedures in Spain.
Actas urologicas espanolas Read it here A clinical evaluation of the new digital single-use flexible ureteroscope (UscopePU3022): an international prospective multicentered study.
Central European journal of urology Read it here Safety of percutaneous nephrolithotomy in patients on chronic anticoagulant or antiplatelet therapy.
Urolithiasis Read it here

Professional Associations

Fellow of the European Board of Urology (FEBU) Fellow European Association of Urology (EAU) Member Societé Internationale d’Urologie (SIU) Member


Member Galician Royal Academy of Medicine & Surgery