Consultant Profile

Prof. Thomas Anthony McNicholas

Prof. Thomas Anthony McNicholas MB BS, FRCS, FEBU
Practicing at:
Spire Harpenden Hospital
  • Urology
    • Benign prostate diseases
    • Bladder cancer
    • Erectile dysfunction
    • Female Urology
    • Male infertility
    • Micro-surgical vasectomy reversal
    • Prostate cancer
    • Urinary tract infections
Special clinical interests:

Prostate cancer, early diagnosis, painless surgery, cystitis and erectile dysfunction.

Research interests:

Prostate cancer, early diagnosis, urinary diseases, erectile dysfunction, robotic surgery

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Urologist, The Lister Hospital, Stevenage and South Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire Urological Cancer Centre

Previously Hon. Senior Lecturer, The Institute of Urology, London
Visiting professor, University of Hertfordshire

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Member of British Association of Urological Surgeons (BAUS)
Member of Council of Royal Society of Medicine, Section of Urology
Member of BAUS Clinical Excellence Cmtee
Specialist Expert for National Institute for clinical Excellence (NICE) 2011-2014
Expert Advisor for NHS Health Technology Assessment programme

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0800 585112
Private secretary:
Mrs Yvonne Treadaway
Private secretary telephone number:
01462 683814
Private secretary fax:
01462 683815
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Professor McNicholas’ practice covers all aspects of urology with particular emphasis on prostate cancer, other urinary cancers, stone disease, impotence, male infertility, vasectomy reversal and lower urinary tract problems and infection for both men and women.

Professor McNicholas provides significant numbers of second opinions and medico-legal cases. This is partly due to his involvement with specialist associations and NICE and contributions to national guidelines to improve standards of care.

Professor McNicholas is the lead consultants in using UroLift at Spire Harpenden Hospital to treat an enlarged prostate. To learn more about this treatment please click here. 

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Prof. Thomas Anthony McNicholas

Prof. Thomas Anthony McNicholas Urology Consultant, Harpenden, Herts, private hospital specialist.

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