Mr James Armitage

Qualifications

BSc, MBBS, MD, FRCS(Urol)

GMC number: 4738932

Practicing since: 2000

Specialties

Urology

Consultation times

  • Bi Weekly Thursday AM
  • Overview

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About

Having studied medicine at Guys and St Thomas’ Hospitals in London Mr Armitage did his basic surgical training in Chichester. He then undertook a period of research investigating the epidemiology and management of benign prostatic hyperplasisa at The Royal College of Surgeons of England that led to the award of MD. He went on to complete his surgical training in East Anglia during which time he gained specialist experience at both the Norfolk and Norwich and Addenbrooke’s Teaching Hospitals. In 2012 Mr Armitage was appointed as a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Addenbrooke’s hospital.

His interests include endourology and general urology, particularly benign prostatic hyperplasia and its surgical management.

Mr Armitage performs the following treatments at Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital:

Special interests

  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP)

Other interests

  • Prostate disease
  • Renal cancer
  • Endourology

Personal interests

Mr Armitage lives with his wife and three young children in Bury St Edmunds. He is  a keen hockey player and also enjoys a game of golf.

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Mr James Armitage at Nuffield Health

  • Circumcision
  • Cystoscopy
  • Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP)
  • Laparoscopic urology
  • Orchidectomy
  • Prostate screening
  • Prostate surgery
  • Vasectomy surgery

Locations Mr James Armitage works with

Related experience

Research

Mr Armitage maintains a strong academic interest, publishing in high quality peer-reviewed clinical journals and presenting my research locally, nationally and internationally.

Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (England)
  • British Association of Urological Surgeons
  • European Association of Urology
  • British Medical Association
  • Medical Defence Union

Other post held

  • Consultant Urological Surgeon, Addenbrooke's Hospital

Insurers Mr James Armitage works with

Mr James Armitage works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth
  • WPA

Declaration

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

Mr James Armitage has the following interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital:

Mr James Armitage, as a partner of Cambridge Urology Partnership, owns a share in a 100 W Holmium Laser, and associated equipment for undertaking laser prostate surgery (HoLEP), used at the Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital.

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