Mr Benjamin L Jenkins

Consultant Urologist

MA Cantab, MB BS, MD, FRCS, FRCS(Urol)

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I studied medicine at Cambridge University achieving a Masters degree before clinical training in London. After basic surgical training I studied at Newcastle University.

My higher surgical training was in Manchester before I returned to the North East as a Consultant Urological Surgeon, practicing at 3 NHS hospitals; Sunderland Royal Hospital, University Hospital North Durham and Bishop Auckland General Hospital.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Benjamin L Jenkins at Spire include:


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Clinical interests

Bladder/ kidney stone disease
Bladder cancer
Prostate cancer
Erectile dysfunction
Female urology
Benign prostate diseases
Micro-surgical vasectomy reversal
Sexual dysfunction
Urinary tract infections

Prostate cancer Bladder cancer Urinary stone surgery Functional urology Urodynamics Erectile dysfunction

Qualification and professional memberships

MB BS / University of London / 1995
bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Professional memberships

British Association of Urological Surgeons

British Medical Association

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

European Association of Urology

Research and publications

Urinary stone disease

Current NHS posts

Consultant Urological Surgeon, Bishop Auckland Hospital / University Hospital of North Durham / Sunderland Royal Hospital

Financial interests

Mr Ben Jenkins holds less than 0.1% of the issued share capital of Spire Heathcare Group plc

Contact information

Telephone 0191 418 8636
Private secretary Jan
Private secretary fax 0191 4176573
Private secretary email