Consultant Profile

Mr Shwan Ahmed

Mr Shwan Ahmed MBChB MD FRCS (Urol)
Practicing at:
Spire Sussex Hospital
  • Urology
    • Benign prostate diseases
    • Bladder / kidney stone disease
    • Bladder cancer
    • Erectile dysfunction
    • Incontinence
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Prostate cancer
    • Urinary tract infections
Special clinical interests:

Laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery, laser prostate surgery, laser stone surgery and lower urinary tract symptoms

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Urological Surgeon, East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust

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

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh
Member of the British Association of Urological Surgeons
Member of the European Association of Urologists
Member of the International Society of Cryosurgery

Contact Details 
Private secretary telephone number:
01323 410441
Private secretary fax:
01323 410978
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr. Ahmed is a Consultant Urological Surgeon based at East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust. He undertook his urological training in the South East of England including Guy's and King's College Hospitals. He was awarded an MD degree in Cryosurgery after  completing his Research Fellowship at University of Surrey and his work has been presented at several international meetings.

Mr. Ahmed's practice involves both general and specialised urological services. He offers a comprehensive assessment and management of urological disorders of kidney, bladder, prostate and male genitalia. He is trained in using both bipolar resection and GreenLight laser prostatectomy for benign prostatic enlargement.

His special interests are the treatment of stone disease including the use of holmium laser fragmentation and the management of kidney disorders including kidney cancer. He has particular experience in minimally invasive techniques of the kidney including laparoscopy and cryosurgery.


Mr. Ahmed is dedicated to teaching. He has lectured and taught at various courses and meetings and has set up teaching programmes for urology trainees.

Personal profile:

Mr Ahmed likes to spend his spare time with his wife and two children. He enjoys swimming and walking.

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