Special clinical interests:

Laparoscopic paediatric urology, hypospadias surgery, management of the undescended testis, management of antenatally detected hydronephrosis

Research interests:

Development of lower urinary tract symptom questionnaires for children.

Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

British Association of Paediatric Urologists

European Society for Paediatric Urology

Associate Editor, Journal of Paediatric Urology 

Background Information: 

I trained in Paediatric Surgery and Urology at Alder Hey Hospital, Liverpool; at Bristol and Birmingham Children's Hospitals and the Children's Hospital in Melbourne, Australia. I spent the last eighteen months of my training in a sub-specialty Paediatric Urology Fellowship, which concentrated on laparoscopic Urological Surgery. I was appointed as a Consultant in December 2005 at Bristol's Royal Hospital for Children.

Personal profile:

I am married to Sarah who is a GP and we have two children. My interests outside of work include running [I have completed 19 half-marathons, one marathon and one ultra-marathon to-date], cycling, triathlon, skiing and kite-surfing.