Mr Jaskarn Rai

BPharm, MBChB, DM, FRCS (Urol)


Profile

Mr Jaskarn Rai qualified from Leicester Medical school in 2003. He was one of the first cohort to qualify from the graduate entry medical programme, having previously read Pharmacy at King’s College London. He completed his medical training within the East Midlands. Mr Rai attained his Doctorate of Medicine in Prostate Cancer from the University of Nottingham in 2013. In 2015 he completed a Fellowship in Reconstructive Urethral Surgery at the internationally renowned Kulkarni Institute in Pune, India. Prior to this he undertook the Female Urology fellowship in Leicester.

His specialist interest are Female Urology including urethral fistula and diverticula repair, Genitourethral Reconstruction and Male incontinence procedures. He is an honorary senior lecturer and teaches at the University of Leicester Medical School for medical students and post graduate trainees in Urology.

In his spare time, he can be found pursuing his interests in virtual technology and the use of computers in medicine.


Clinics

  • Every 2nd & 4th Monday AM
  • Every 2nd, 3rd and 5th Monday PM

Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant Urological Surgeon at Leicester General Hospital

Interests

Female Urology (incontinence, urethral diverticula and fistula treatment), core and diagnostic urology, male incontinence and stricture disease.

Other interests

Stone disease

Personal interests

Virtual Reality and information technology in Health


Research

Doctorate of Medicine at the University of Nottingham, Thesis on Rapamycin Sensitive Signalling in Androgen Independent prostate cancer.
Lead Investigator at UHL in MASTERs trial UK of sling Vs Sphincter in post prostatectomy incontinence.

Declaration

Mr Jaskarn Rai works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)

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

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

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