Miss Helene Byrde-Andersen, Consultant Urologist, Rivers Hospital, Hertfordshire

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Miss Helene Bryde-Andersen - Urology

Miss Helene Bryde-Andersen is a Consultant Urological Surgeon specialising in stone disease, bladder dysfunction and urination problems in both children and adults, recurrent urinary tract infections and second opinion.

Based at: Rivers Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests

Miss Bryde-Andersen is a very experienced specialist in urology and covers the full range of diagnosis and treatment of urological problems including female and paediatric urology.

Problems successfully treated includes diagnosis and treatment of:

  • kidney stone treatment with minimal invasive endoscopic and/or keyhole technology
  • problems in kidney, bladder, prostate, testes and urethra
  • cancer diagnosis
  • ongoing pain
  • urination problems
  • incontinence, bedwetting, nocturia (high urine production at night)
  • overactive bladder
  • painful bladder syndrome 
  • blood in urine
  • recurrent urinary tract infections
  • no-scalpel vasectomy
  • second opinion review of previous investigations

Miss Bryde Andersen has had a very extensive training in communication technique which will ensure that explanations of difficult matters are explained for each patient and family member making it easier to understand the medical problem to be best guided through the possible treatment options. She speaks Danish and English.

Secretary Details:
Maxine Ward
01279 602677
maxine.ward@ramsayhealth.co.uk

Miss Bryde-Andersen will see patients from Newborn+

 

Academic background

Medical Degree - University of Copenhagen, Denmark 1983

Ph.D. - The Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark 1995

Specialist Registration in General Surgery - University of Copenhagen, Denmark 1997

Specialist Registration in Urology - University of Copenhagen, Denmark 2000

Degree in philosophy of Sciences and Medical Teaching Technique - University of Copenhagen, Denmark 1997

Miss Bryde-Andersen was appointed as a full time NHS Consultant at The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Miss Bryde Andersen for eight years as the lead for improvement and further development of the treatment of patients with urinary tract stones which resulted in an expansion of services and equipment in the department. She is now a private practitioner at the Rivers Hospital.

Professional Memberships

Miss Bryde-Andersen is a full member of:

The British Association of Urological Surgeons
The European Association of Urology
The Scandinavian Association of Urology
Danish Urological Society
British Medical Council and Danish Medical Council

Clinic Times

Tuesday and Thursday, and by appointment at The Rivers Hospital.

01279 212952