Mr Neil Harris

MD, FRCS (Urol), MB ChB


  • Specialities Urology, Men's Health, Urodynamics, Urogynaecology, Urological Surgery, Urological Cancer
  • Telephone 0113 388 2067
  • Year of first qualification 1995
  • Email
  • Languages spoken

    English

  • GMC Number 4204750
  • Fax 0113 301 0245

Profile

Mr Harris graduated in medicine (MB ChB) from the University of Leeds in 1995. He then spent several years in the Army and served as Regimental Medical Officer to The Light Dragoons, where he served on operational tours in Northern Ireland and Bosnia. Following initial surgical training in the Portsmouth area he became a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, in 2001.

Mr Harris was subsequently awarded a higher research degree (MD) for research into intravesical chemotherapy for bladder cancer. He then joined the South West Specialist Registrar training programme in urology, where he was trained in general urology and developed his interests in female and reconstructive urology.

Mr Harris received his Certificate of Completion of Surgical Training (CCT) in Urology and was awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) in 2007.

Mr Harris specialises in the following treatments, tests and scans at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital:


Clinics

  • Alternate Tuesday PM
  • Alternate Wednesday evening
  • Weekly Friday PM

Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant Urological Surgeon, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Honorary Senior Lecturer in Urology, University of Leeds

Interests

  • Urinary incontinence
  • Urinary tract infections & bladder pain syndromes
  • Prostate surgery (including the Urolift procedure)
  • Urodynamics
  • Vasectomy & vasectomy reversal
  • Sexual and erectile problems
  • General urology

Other interests

Neil has a large medico-legal practice. He acts as an expert witness for Claimants and Defendants in clinical negligence, criminal and personal injury cases. He also provides expert opinion to the General Medical Council (GMC).

Personal interests

Neil has three children and lives in Adel.  He enjoys travel, keeping fit and skiing (whenever possible!)


Member of

  • British Association of Urological Surgeons
  • European Association of Urology
  • Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of England

Research

Mr Harris has numerous peer-reviewed publications and has made over 30 presentations at national and international scientific meetings

His research interests include:

  • Quality of life issues following pelvic floor surgery
  • Use of the artificial urinary sphincter
  • Urodynamics 
  • Sacral neuromodulation for refractory bladder dysfunction

Declaration

Mr Neil Harris works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • APRIL
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Childsure
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA

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

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

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