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.
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Herman Fernando at Nuffield Health
- Prostate screening
- Diagnostic endoscopy
- Penile lesions (biopsy of)
- European Association of Urology
Other posts held
- Consultant Urological Surgeon, University Hospital of North Midlands NHS Trust
Insurers Mr Herman Fernando works with
Mr Herman Fernando works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA - Global Healthcare
Mr Herman Fernando does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Herman Fernando does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Herman Fernando does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.