Mr. Herman Fernando

Consultant Urological Surgeon

About me 

Mr Herman Fernando graduated in 1995 and then trained to qualify as a General Surgeon in India. He obtained his medical doctorate (MD) in basic science research in prostate cancer at Cardiff University and subsequently completed his specialist urological training in the West Midlands. During this period, he has published articles in various journals including Journal of Urology and Urology Oncology.

He was appointed as a Consultant Urological Surgeon in 2014 at the University Hospital of North Midlands NHS Trust. His sub-specialist interests are management of Kidney Cancer and Urinary Stone Diseases. He regularly performs endurological procedures for stones as well as minimal access (laparoscopic & robotic) surgery for kidney/ureteric cancers.

His practice encompasses LASER surgery for treatment of kidney and ureteric stones as well as tumours.
He also treats common urological conditions including prostate problems, screening tests for urological cancers (bladder/prostate/kidney/penile), scrotal surgery and diagnostic urology.

He is a Honorary Clinical Lecturer at Keele University and is actively involved in Medical School activities. He works for the GMC and is also panel member for Urology in the Joint Committee on Intercollegiate Exams.

He is the Training Programme Director in Urology for West Midlands from February 2021.


Specialist Assessment 

Kidney stones, Ureteric stones, Kidney cancer, ureteric cancer, kidney blockage, prostate problems, Screening for urological cancers, General Urology

Surgical Expertise

Stone: Flexible Ureterorenoscopy, Rigid Ureteroscopy, LASER fragmentation of stones, PCNL,

Upper Tract Surgery: Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy, Laparoscopic Radical Nephroureterectomy, Robotic Pyeloplasty, Robotic Partial Nephrectomy, LASER ablation of ureteric / renal TCC,

General: scrotal & foreskin surgery; TURP


Nuffield Health North Staffordshire Hospital

Tuesday 2.30-5.00

If you would like to book an appointment with Herman Fernando
please call 01782 382507 and book a consultation.