Mr James Russell Wilson


MB ChB, FRCS (Glas) (Urol), MD

GMC number: 3613221

Practising since: 1992



Consultation times

  • Weekly Tuesday 18:00 - 19:30
  • Weekly Wednesday (Telephone Clinic) 18:00 - 20:00
  • Alternate Thursday 18:00 - 19:30
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Mr Wilson qualified from Sheffield University Medical School in 1992. He began working as a Consultant Urological Surgeon in York in August 2004.

His special interests are in Urological Oncology (cancer) diagnosis and treatment and he is currently Lead Clinician for Urological Cancer Services at York Hospital. He established laparoscopic (keyhole) kidney surgery in York Hospital in 2008. He also has a particular interest in prostate diseases and prostate cancer screening.

Mr Wilson has extensive experience in all aspects of Urological conditions gained from around the Yorkshire region and in York.

Mr Wilson performs the following treatments at Nuffield Health York Hospital:

Personal interests

Mr Wilson lives with his wife Lynda and 2 sons in Strensall, York. His interests are football and travel

Treatments and tests offered by Mr James Russell Wilson at Nuffield Health

  • Prostate surgery
  • Cystoscopy
  • Prostate resection (TURP)
  • Orchidectomy
  • Circumcision
  • Penile lesions (biopsy of)
  • Vasectomy or male sterilisation

Locations Mr James Russell Wilson works with

Related experience


Mr Wilson's research thesis was undertaken in Leeds between 1998 and 1999 and awarded an MD degree by the University of Sheffield in 2001. It looked at the role of interleukin-18 in the immunological response to bladder cancer with the aim of subsequently developing targeted immunological therapies against bladder cancer.


  • British Association of Urological Surgeons
  • European Association of Urology
  • Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland

Other posts held

  • Consultant Urological Surgeon, York Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Insurers Mr James Russell Wilson works with

Mr James Russell Wilson works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Medical Care Direct
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA


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

Mr James Russell Wilson does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

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