Mr James Douglas

Mr James Douglas

Consultant Urological Surgeon

MBBS, BSc, MSc, MD, FRCS(Urol)

"It is a pleasure to work at Spire Southampton Hospital. There is a genuine wish to put the patient first and the resultant enthusiasm is visible in each member of staff."

Specialises in

  • Prostate cancer
  • Bladder cancer
  • Kidney cancer
  • Kidney stones treatments
  • Vasectomy

I have been a consultant Urologist since 2016 at University Hospital Southampton. I performed the majority of my urological training in the Wessex region and gained my doctoral thesis from the University of Southampton. I provide treatments for all general urological conditions including, benign prostate problems, urinary symptoms, stone disease, erectile dysfunction and urinary tract infections.

My sub-specialist interest includes treatments for bladder, kidney, prostate and testis cancers. When surgery is the appropriate treatment I offer, open, laparoscopic and robotic surgery as needed.

I was awarded the Geoffery Chisolm Gold medal for best performance at the Urology MSc.

My sub-specialty training, including a fellowship in a high volume cancer centre in Vancouver (Canada), has allowed me to focus my specialty practice into Urological cancers.

My research into the molecular pathways of bladder cancer has generated numerous peer reviewed publications and my research activity continues with both clinical trials and basic science projects. I am a reviewer for the journals Urological Oncology and European Journal of Surgery.


General Medical Council Number: 6076556

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr James Douglas at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Kidney cancer (Nephrectomy and Partial Nephrectomy)
  • Bladder cancer (TURBT and Radical Cystectomy)
  • Prostate cancer, BPH (TURP, PAE)

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Additional information

MBBS / Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital Medical School, London / 2003
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science
Medical degree

Professional memberships



British Association of Urological Surgeons

Professional leadership

I am the MDT lead for urological cancers at UHS

University Hospital Southampton. 

I enjoy spending my spare time with my wife and three young children. When I get a chance I also like to play various sports at a competitive level. My current fitness focus is to achieve some cycling challenges for our charity.

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