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Urology

The Urology Department, located in Zone U, is staffed by 6 Consultants, an Associate Specialist, a Specialist Registrar, 3 junior medical staff, Clinical Nurse Specialists and a Nurse practitioner.

The Department at the L&D is part of the Cambridge specialist registrar training programme, with links to University College London and Guy’s hospitals.

A full complement of services is provided, both diagnostic and therapeutic. Diagnostic investigations include urodynamic, video urodynamic and Transrectal USS and prostate biopsies.

Emphasis has been placed on minimally invasive surgery, especially laparoscopic cancer surgery and laser stone surgery.

An extremely well run MDT meeting runs on a weekly basis to discuss specific patient cases.

Clinics

Clinic name: Urology One Stop and Follow Up Appointments
Clinic Type: Adult
First attendances ( Urology One Stop) – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday PM
Follow Up Appointments – Monday to Friday AM
Diagnostic Tests – Monday AM, Wednesday AM, Friday AM

Clinics

  • General Urology
  • Haematuria
  • Joint Oncology
  • Prostate Assessment
  • Erectile Dysfunction

Procedures Provided

Procedures undertaken in our Unit include the following:

  • Laparoscopic cancer surgery
  • Laser Stone surgery
  • Endoscopic surgery
  • Female incontinence and reconstruction
  • Urethroplasty
  • Inguinoscrotal surgery

Clinicians - Consultants/Specialist Nurses

Urology

Urologist
Specialist Nurse
Specialist Urology Nurse
Nurse Practitioner

Referral Process

Referrals are accepted via E-RS.

Useful Contacts

  • Service Manager
    David Cox
    David.Cox@ldh.nhs.uk
  • General Manager
    Georgina Coupe
    01582 718470
    Georgina.Coupe@ldh.nhs.uk
  • Clinical Director:
    Mr Asad Saleemi
  • Outpatients booking department:
    01582 561385
  • Switchboard
    01582 491166
  • Urology Zone U Clinic reception Tel no:
    01582 491166 Ext. 2047