If you have recently been told you have or are suspected of having a Urological cancer you will have already met some of the people involved in your care. These health professionals work within a team which is called a specialist Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) which is based at the NNUH. The members of our Urology MDT are experts at treating and managing Urological cancer and are involved with your investigations, diagnosis and treatment.
We also have Nurse Specialists who deals with Prostate cancer specifically. Helen, Rachel and Louise use their expert knowledge of Prostate cancer to facilitate the Prostate cancer pathway from new referral to diagnostic investigation enabling patients to have a smoother journey.
- Prostate Cancer
- Bladder Cancer
- Kidney Cancer
- Testicular Cancer
- Penile Cancer
Treatment for Urological cancers may include a combination of Surgery, Chemotherapy or Radiotherapy; however treatment will depend on the extent and location of the cancer at diagnosis.
|Consultant Urology Surgeons|
|Mr Mark Rochester||Mr Utsav Reddy|
|Mr Will Finch||Mr Vivekanandan Kumar|
|Mr David Manson-Bahr||Mr Edwin Ho|
|Mr Adam Nelson||Mr Robert Mills|
|Mr Omar Al Kadhi||Professor Krishna Sethia|
|Clinical Nurse Specialists||Prostate Clinical Nurse Specialist|
|Elaine Brown||Helen Walker|
|Suzanne Haselton||Rachel Matthews|
|Sallie Jermy||Louise Matthews|
|Penile Cancer Nurse Specialist|
|To contact your Surgical Clinical Nurse Specialist, please call 01603 289845|
|To contact your Prostate Clinical Nurse Specialist, please call 01603 288835|
|Oncologists||Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist|
|Dr Gaurav Kapur||Lisa Pedro|
|Dr Robert Wade|
|Dr Jenny Nobes|
|Dr Helen Swannie|
|Dr Susanna Alexander|
|To contact your Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist, please call 01603 288115|
Patient Support Services
Tel: 01603 286112
A Patient Support Group, the members of which are fellow Prostate cancer patients in the local area. The group holds bi-monthly meetings in February, April, June, August, October, and December each year to which you, your family and/or friends are invited to attend. Meetings are always on the first Monday in these months, unless there is a bank holiday, when it takes place on the second Monday.
The Big C offers many complimentary therapies, financial and emotional support, and support groups for people affected by all types of cancer.
Local advisors who can give support and information regarding money worries.