Consultant Profile

Mr James Gelister

Mr James Gelister MBBS, FRCS, MS
Practicing at:
Spire Bushey Hospital
  • Urology
    • Bladder cancer
    • Paediatric urology
    • Prostate cancer
Special clinical interests:
Oncology, stones, prostate disease, paediatric urology.
Research interests:
Mechanisms of spread of cancer.
Current NHS and /or university posts:
Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals NHS Trust
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
British Association of Urology
American Urological Association
British Medical Association
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
020 8901 5555
Private secretary:
Tina Williams
Private secretary telephone number:
020 3627 4878
Background Information 
Professional profile:
I trained in urological surgery as a registrar at the Middlesex Hospital, London W1, and also at the Whittington Hospital, and then as a senior registrar for three years at the Royal Marsden Hospital, St Helier Hospital and St Marys Hospital.

I was appointed as a consultant urological surgeon to Edgware and Barnet Hospitals in 1992 and am now the senior urologist for Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals. I developed the North London Urological Cancer Centre within Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals and am the Chariman of this Cancer Centre which provides surgical services to patients with urological cancer from Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow and the North Middlesex University Hospital as well as my own trust.
Personal profile:
I am married with three grown-up children. My interests outside of medicine include football, sailing, skiing, politics and history. I speak french and spanish.

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Mr James Gelister

Mr James Gelister Urology Consultant, Bushey, Watford, private hospital specialist.

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