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Mr Herman Fernando - Urology

Mr Herman Fernando is a Consutlant Urologist Surgeon in Staffordshire

Based at: Rowley Hall Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

GMC Number

6110595

Clinical interests

Urology

Subspecialist Interests :

Renal & Ureteric Stones: LASER Surgery for stones

Upper Tract Cancers: Robotic & Laparoscopic Surgery

General Urology

Screening for Urological Cancers

Academic background

MBBS, MS, DNB, MRCS, MD, FRCS (Urol), FEBU

Mr Herman Fernando graduated in 1995 and then trained to qualify as a General Surgeon. He obtained his medical doctorate (MD) in basic science research in prostate cancer at Cardiff University and subsequently completed his specialist urological training in the West Midlands. During this period, he has published articles in various journals including the Journal of Urology and Urology Oncology.

He was appointed as a Consultant Urological Surgeon in 2014 at the University Hospital of North Midlands NHS Trust. His sub-specialist interests are management of Kidney/ Upper Tract Cancers and Urinary Stone Diseases. He regularly performs minimal access (laparoscopic & robotic) surgery for kidney/ureteric cancers as well as endurological procedures for stones.

His practice encompasses LASER surgery for treatment of kidney and ureteric stones as well as tumours.

He also treats common urological conditions including prostate problems, screening tests for urological cancers (bladder/prostate/kidney/penile), scrotal surgery and diagnostic urology.

He is a Honorary Clinical Lecturer at Keele University and is actively involved in Medical School activities. He is a panel member for Urology in the Joint Committee on Intercollegiate Exams. He is an editor of two books in urology and has also authored several chapters.

He is the Training Programme Director in Urology for West Midlands from February 2021.

Professional Memberships

GMC

MDU

European Association of Urology

British Association of Urological Surgeons

NHS base

University Hospital of North Midlands NHS Trust

Clinic Times

Monday 5.30 till 8pm

01785332898

Private Secretary:

Susan Ganderton: 01785 238629