Consultant Profile

Mr Jonathan Goddard

Mr Jonathan Goddard BSc(Hons) MB BS FRCS(Eng) MD FRCS(Urol) FEBU
Practicing at:
Spire Leicester Hospital
  • Urology
    • Andrology
    • Bladder / kidney stone disease
    • Bladder cancer
    • Erectile dysfunction
    • Female Urology
    • Incontinence
    • Prostate cancer
    • Sexual dysfunction
    • Urinary tract infections
    • Urodynamics
    • Urological cancers
Special clinical interests:

Penile cancer surgery. Botox treatment to the bladder. Transperineal Prostate Biopsy.

Research interests:

I was awarded an MD from the University of Leicester on Bladder Cancer. At present my research is in the fields of Penile Cancer and Bladder Pain. I have presented research to National and International Medical meetings.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Urological Surgeon, Leicester General Hospital and Loughborough Hospital

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

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Fellow of the Intercollegiate Surgical Colleges in Urology
Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine
Fellow of the European Board of Urology
Fellow of the British Association of Urological Surgeons
Member of the British Society for Sexual Medicine
Member of the European Society for Sexual Medicine
Member of the International Society for Sexual Medicine

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0116 265 3685
Private secretary:
Mrs  Margaret  Skempton
Private secretary telephone number:
0116 274 3714
Private secretary email address:
Alternate Friday afternoons
Background Information 
Professional profile:

I have been working in Leicester as a Consultant Urological Surgeon since 2008. I have a particular interestin Penile Cancer, Andrology (male sexual health) and penile implant surgery, Bladder Pain andIncontinence and Prostate Cancer Diagnosis using Transperineal Template Biopsies.

I am a General Urologist covering all aspects of diagnosis of urological and genitourinary disease. I have aparticular interest in Andrology (Male sexual health) and erection problems, Bladder Pain Syndrome(previously called Interstitial Cystitis), incontinence and urine infections. I also offer TransperinealTemplate Prostate Biopsy as part of prostate cancer diagnosis. I work as part of the specialist team treatingpenile cancer in Leicester taking referrals from across the Midlands.

I carry out over 1000 urological procedures per year.

I have been awarded the following grants and prizes:
The Miners Welfare Education Fund Grant 1987-93
Wellcome Trust Bursary 1989/90
The Floyer Prize 1990 (The London Hospital)
Norah Schuster Prize 1991 (Royal Society of Medicine and The Wellcome Institute)
Royal Society of Medicine Millennium Poster Prize 2000
Scottish Urological Society & Scottish Urological Oncology Society Poster Prize 2001

I am a council member of the Urology Section of the Royal Society of Medicine. and am the curator of the Museum of Urology which is hosted by the British Association of Urological Surgeons (BAUS) ( and am also a sub-editor of the BAUS website.

I am an associate member of the History Committee of the European Association of Urology and an advisory Consultant to the Cystitis and Overactive Bladder Foundation (COB).(

I am a peer reviwer for the following journals: European Urology, Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.

These are a selection of some of my medical publications:
Goddard JC, Sutton CD, et al The use of Microvessel Density Assessment in Human Urological Tumours,BJU International,87(9): 866-876, 2001
Goddard JC, Sutton CD, et al Reduced Thrombospondin-1 at presentation predicts disease progression in Superficial Bladder Cancer. European Urology, 42 (5): 464-8, 2002

Personal profile:

I am passionate about history and in particular the history of medicine and am constantly reading andwriting about this subject. I enjoy clay pigeon shooting (which is more relaxing than it sounds) and take part in the old Midlands sport of Bell Target Shooting using low power ar rifles - usually in a pub!

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Mr Jonathan Goddard

Mr Jonathan Charles Goddard Urology Consultant, Leicester, private hospital specialist.

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