Mr Imran Ahmad
BSc (MedSci) Hons, MBChB, MRCS, PhD, FRCS (Urol), FEBU
GMC number: 6075040
Practicing since: 2003
- By appointment only (adhoc)
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I am a fellowship trained Academic Urological Surgeon working in Glasgow, with a special interest in robotic surgery for advanced prostate and bladder cancer. I successfully set up, and trained members of the Robotic Pelvic Cancer Service in the West of Scotland. As a partnership between NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde and the University of Glasgow, we have delivered a number of practice-changing clinical surgical trials over the last 5-years.
At Nuffield Health I manage patients with disorders of the prostate and bladder. I offer the whole spectrum of management, from initial diagnosis, to treatment and subsequent follow-up.
Mr Imran Ahmad specialises in the following treatments at Nuffield Health Glasgow Hospital:
Travel, Eating Out, Cinema and Sci-Fi
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Imran Ahmad at Nuffield Health
- Transurethral resection of bladder tumour (TURBT)
- SpaceOAR® Hydrogel
- Prostate screening
- Prostate surgery
- Prostate resection (TURP)
Locations Mr Imran Ahmad works with
I am currently a Clinical Senior Lecturer and CRUK Clinician Scientist in Uro-oncology at the CRUK: Beatson Institute and the Institute for Cancer Sciences at the University of Glasgow. I carried out my PhD (2007-2011) at the Beatson under the supervision of Professors Owen J Samson and Hing Y Leung, looking at the role of Wnt signalling in bladder cancer (funded by the MRC and CRUK). My current research interest is in understanding the mechanisms of treatment resistance in advanced prostate cancer. As part of the Urology Group at the Beatson, the work in my laboratory uses novel in vivo models in conjunction with patient samples to interrogate the disease processes in advanced and treatment resistant prostate cancer. This is funded by a £1.5 million Clinician Scientist Fellowship from CRUK, making me one of only 3 Urologists in the UK to currently hold such an award.
- British Association of Urological Surgeons
- European Association of Urology
- European Society of Urological Research
- Royal College of Surgeons of England
- British Association of Cancer Research
Other posts held
- Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Urological Surgeon, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital
Insurers Mr Imran Ahmad works with
Mr Imran Ahmad works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- AXA PPP International
- Bupa On Demand
- Benenden Health
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Universal Provident
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
- Westfield Health WPA
Mr Imran Ahmad does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Imran Ahmad does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Imran Ahmad does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.