The Medical Director of the HIFU Clinic Prostate Cancer Treatment Centre, he is also the Head of the Department of Urology at the Western Hospital in Grodzisk Mazowiecki. He is a specialist in urology and general surgery with many years of professional experienced gained in the most prestigious of medical centres in Poland and abroad, including the Department of Urology at the New York School of Medicine. Dr n. med. Marek Filipek is a member of the Polish Urological Association and the European Urological Association.
He graduated from the Medical Faculty of the Medical Academy in Cracow as well as obtained the first-degree specialisation in general surgery and second-degree specialisation in urology. In 1999, he obtained the degree of Doctor of Medicine. In the years 2000-2006, he was head of the Department of Urology at the St. Lukas Provincial Hospital in Tarnów.
He is the first urologist in Poland to have been awarded the title of certified operator of Ablatherm® HIFU by the equipment manufacturer (EDAP TMS, France) in 2012.
He has been working for the Department of Urology at the Collegium Medicumof the Jagiellonian University. He has been participating in international conferences and training courses for many years. Dr n. med. Marek Filipek is an advocate of innovative treatment methods and surgical techniques, who specialises in the assessment and treatment of prostate gland conditions. He is an author of many scientific publications.