Vítor Cavadas graduated from medical school at the Faculty of Medicine of Oporto in 2002. He did his general internship at the St. John’s Hospital in Oportobetween.
2003 and 2004 and completed his residency in Urology at the Santo António General Hospital in Oporto between 2005 and 2010. He became a consultant at the Department of Urology of the Santo António General Hospital in 2011 and has since been responsible for the Stone Unit in this Department. He is a member of the Portuguese Association of Urology, the Portuguese Society of Andrology and the European Association of Urology. He has participated in several clinical trials and authored scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals.
He has been awarded a research grant by the Portuguese Association of Urology and is also involved in the pre-graduate teaching of Urology at the Institute of Biomedical Sciences Abel Salazar in Oporto.