Mr Brian Birch

Qualifications

BA, MA, MB BChir, MD, FRCS

GMC number: 2524191

Practicing since: 1979

Specialties

Urology

Consultation times

  • Tuesday 14:00 - 19:00
  • Overview

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02380 258400

About

Brian Birch's specialist interest is in adult urology. He graduated from St Catharine's College, Cambridge, and King's College Hospital, London, and went on to train in urology at the Institute of Urology, London, Eastbourne Department of Health and Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust.

Mr Birch specialises in the following treatments at the Nuffield Health Wessex Hospital:


Personal interests

Brian is a keen sportsman (watcher, rather than competitor these days), especially for football, rugby, cricket. He enjoys jogging, playing tennis and supporting Charlton Athletic F.C.

He is a  big movie fan and reader of medieval and military history. He is married with three children and lives in the New Forest.

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Brian Birch at Nuffield Health

  • Cystoscopy
  • Prostate surgery
  • Vasectomy or male sterilisation
  • Vasectomy reversal treatment
  • STD Screening
  • Penile lesions (biopsy of)
  • Prostate Resection - TURP surgery

Locations Mr Brian Birch works with

Related experience

Research

Research papers on: Multiple drug resistance in bladder cancer, lycopenes.

Memberships

  • British Medical Association
  • British Association of Urological Surgeons (Oncology Section)
  • British Association of Urological Surgeons
  • Amercian Urological Association
  • Society of Integrative Urology

Other post held

  • Honorary Associate Professor and Consultant in Urology, Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust

Insurers Mr Brian Birch works with

Mr Brian Birch works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA

Declaration

Mr Brian Birch does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Brian Birch does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Brian Birch does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.