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Mr Shankar Chandrasekharan

Consultant Urological Surgeon
MBChB, FRCS (Urol), MD

Practising at

Spire Parkway Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Shankar Chandrasekharan at Spire include:

Urology at Spire Parkway Hospital

Other treatments

Penile and scrotal disorders, laparoscopic surgery.

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Professional profile

I have a broad training in General Urology, form the West Midlands Higher Surgical Training Scheme. I have subspecialty interests in stone disease and laparoscopic kidney surgery. I also see and treat all manner of Urological conditions. I have been a Consultant Urological Surgeon since February 2012, providing the above services, initially at Aintree University Hospital Liverpool, where I set up the laparoscopy (keyhole surgery) service and laser stone treatment service. I now practice at Heart of England NHS Trust.

I treat all Urological disease, including voiding problems, penile and scrotal surgery and investigation of urinary problems. I specialize in stone treatment and laparoscopic surgery.

Since being appointed as a Consultant, I have performed 90 nephrectomy (kidney removal) operations. All my data is submitted and available to view on the British Association of Urological Surgeons website (BAUS). I have performed more than 100 ureteroscopic laser stone surgeries. Recently, this data is also being submitted to BAUS, but not available for viewing yet.

I am the Audit Lead and antimicrobial lead for Urology at Heart of England NHS Trust.

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Qualification and professional memberships

MBChB / University of Sheffield / 1996
Medicine and Surgery

FRCS(Urol) / Royal College of Surgeons of England / 2010
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons: Urology

MD / University of Sheffield / 2011
Doctor of Medicine


Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of England
European Association of Urology


Professional leadership

Audit Lead for Urology at Heart of England NHS Trust
Antimicrobial lead for Urology at Heart of England NHS Trust

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Urological Surgeon, Heart of England NHS Trust.

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Personal Profile

In my spare time, I am a keen sportsman – I play football, squash and golf (in fair weather only). I have a wife and two sons that occupy most of my leisure time doing family activities.

I was part of the Hockley Heath Residents Association Village plan committee, which empowered residents to take control of their town / village’s future planning needs.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0121 704 5530

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