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Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor Thomas Anthony McNicholas at Spire include:
My 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.
I provide significant numbers of second opinions and medico-legal cases. This is partly due to my involvement with specialist associations and NICE and contributions to national guidelines to improve standards of care.
I developed the UroLift device from an idea in 2005 and performed the first treatments in the UK in 2011. I am the lead consultant in using UroLift at Spire Harpenden Hospital to treat an enlarged prostate.
Bladder/ kidney stone disease
Urinary tract infections
Special clinical interests: UroLift®
MBBS / St Bartholomew's / 1977
Undergraduate Medical Degree
FRCS / London / 1982
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
FEBU / Brussels / 1990
Fellow of the European Board of Urology
President of the Section of Urology of the Royal Society of Medicine
Hunterian Professor of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Specialist Expert for National Institute for clinical Excellence (NICE) 2011-2019
Expert Advisor for NHS Health Technology Assessment programme.
Hon. 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.
President, Section of Urology, Royal Society of Medicine.
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I hold less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc.Back to top
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