Urology

Urology

Urology is the diagnosis and treatment of conditions of the prostate, kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra and male reproductive organs.

About our service

We are a dedicated team of enthusiastic and passionate individuals who are able to offer a range of urology and sub-specialist urology practice.

On this page you will find information about our department and the people who work here. There is also information on the services we provide along with links to useful information.

Conditions we treat

Urology is the diagnosis and treatment of conditions of the prostate, kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra and male reproductive organs. The areas we cover include:

  • Andrology (erectile dysfunction)
  • Bladder disorders such as painful bladders, over active bladders
  • Cancer services
  • Neuro and female urology such as reconstructive surgery, urodynamics (including video)
  • Prostate such as lower urinary tract symptoms, assessment and surgery
  • Stones
  • Testes and scrotal disorders
  • Urethral conditions

What our patients say

Patients say

Staff made me feel safe - really nice people.

Patients say

Nice friendly staff. Everything explained fully.

Patients say

Excellent explaining things and very caring. Staff kind and caring and very good at explaining procedure and results.

Patients say

Excellent care from both nurses and doctor very polite and talkative. Kept me at ease throughout. Thank you.

Patients say

Lovely, lovely staff. Very patient and helpful. They were brilliant with my husband throughout our time on this unit. I wish all other units hospitals were the same.

Key achievements

  • We are specialist urological cancer centre
  • We offer robotic surgery

Patient information

Urology cancer Specialist Nursing Team

The specialist nursing team is an established highly skilled and knowledgeable nurses from a range of backgrounds. We aim to provide a service that is dedicated to the patient and their families providing personalised care wherever possible.

What is the service?

Urological cancer is one that occurs in any of the following areas of the body:

  • Bladder
  • Kidney
  • Penis
  • Prostate
  • Testicles

We provide specialist nursing support and co-ordination the urological patient cancer care pathway. From pre diagnosis to discharge or end of life. This is alongside the multi-disciplinary team and through independent and nurse-facilitated clinics.

Where is the service provided?

We provide a range of services including traditional face-to-face appointments, telephone appointments to video consultations.

Contacting the service?

  • Lead Nurse: Dr Jason Alcorn, D. Nurs
  • The team can be contacted on:
  • Tel: 01924 542279
  • email