Ben Sherwood DM FRCS(Urol.)
- Kidney, bladder and prostate cancer
- Laparoscopic and Robotic surgery
- Benign disease of the prostate
Ben Sherwood qualified from Nottingham Medical School in 1998 and completed his surgical training in the Trent region. In 2002, he was awarded a scholarship from the British Urological Foundation and undertook a two-year research program into bladder cancer, leading to the award of his MD.
Ben then spent a year in the urology department at Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand. He returned to complete his higher urological training in the East Midlands. In 2010 he obtained a fellowship in Western Australia, where he continued to develop his sub specialist interest and expertise in laparoscopic urological cancer surgery.
Ben was appointed as a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Nottingham City Hospital in 2012. He regularly performs robotic prostatectomy and minimally invasive cancer surgery for his private and NHS patients. In his capacity as a cancer surgeon, he is involved in training the next generation of urologists and chairs the Uro-oncology multidisciplinary team meeting. Ben is married and has two small children. In the time that remains, he follows his interests in rugby, music and running.