Consultant Profile

Mr Gerald Collins

Mr Gerald Collins FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Glas), MD FRCS (Urol)
Practicing at:
Spire Regency Hospital, Cheshire
  • Urology
    • Incontinence
    • Paediatric urology
    • Prostate cancer
    • Reconstructive Urology
    • Urinary tract infections
    • Urodynamics
Special clinical interests:
  • Adult and Paediatric Urology
  • Bladder Botulinum Toxin Injections (Botox)
  • Circumcision
  • Cystoscopy
  • Epididymectomy
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy (ESWT) for Peyronie's Disease
  • Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy (ESWL) for Stone Disease
  • Haematospermia
  • Haematuria (blood ion urine)
  • Incontinence
  • Operations for Peyronie's disease
  • Operations for Stone Disease
  • Paediatric Urology
  • Penile Corrective Surgery
  • Prostate and Bladder Cancer Surgery
  • Prostatectomy
  • Raised PSA
  • Reconstruction
  • Sexual Function Preserving Transurethal Resection of Prostate (TURP) (testimonials)
  • Scrotal/Testicular Lumps
  • Stone disease
  • Transrectal Ultrasound Scan and Prostate Biopsies
  • Transurethral Resection of Bladder Tumour (TURBT)
  • Urethrotomy
  • Urinary Tract Infections
  • Urological Cancer (prostate, bladder, kidney)
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy reversal
Research interests:
  • Research Lead for Stepping Hill Urology
  • MD Thesis Supervisor
  • Journal Reviewer
  • Numerous Publications and Presentations to International Societies
  • Member of National Advisory Boards
  • Chair of Greater Manchester and Cheshire Cancer Research Network Joint Urology
Current NHS and /or university posts:
  • Consultant Urologist, Stepping Hill Hospital
  • Consultant Urological Surgeon, Tameside General Hospital
  • Consultant Urologist, Macclesfield District General Hospital
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
  • British Medical Association
  • British Association of Urological Surgeons
  • European Association of Urology
  • Americal Urological Association
  • BAUS Section of Oncology
  • Harvard Postgraduate Association
  • BAUS Section of Academic Urology
  • BAUS Section of Endourology
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01625 505412/505406
Private secretary:
Kaye Brown
Private secretary email address:
Thursday pm
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Collins is a Urological Surgeon with a special interest and expertise in cancer diagnosis, managment and surgery.

Mr Collins is a graduate of the University College, Cork, Ireland.  Mr Collins trained in Ireland, England and Scotland achieving FRCS (Ed) and FRCS (Glas) in 1989.  Following the West of Scotland General Surgical Rotation he specialised in Urology and performed his higher degree research and subsequent thesis in Stirling Royal Infirmary affiliated to Edinburgh University and the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and was awarded an MD in 1993.

Mr Collins is an experienced Surgeon in general and cancer urology having been appointed Consultant in 1997.  Mr Collins has maintained his research interests and is now Research lead and MD Supervisor.  Mr Collins has also run the North West Regional Prostate Cancer Audit for the last ten years.

Personal profile:

Music (passive), sailing, Munster and Irish rugby

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Mr Gerald Collins

Mr Gerald Collins, uro-onccology,PSA and erectile dysfunction

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