Mr Nimish Shah

MBBS, BSc, FRCS (Urol), MS


Mr Shah is a Consultant Urologist with specialist interest in:

  • Urinary tract calculi
  • Endourology
  • Laser treatment for stones
  • Lithotripsy
  • Laparoscopic urology
  • Robotic prostatectomy
  • Urology
  • Urological cancers
  • Bladder / kidney stone disease
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Benign prostate diseases
  • Reconstructive Urology
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Bladder cancer
  • Urological pathology
  • Prostate cancer
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Andrology


  • Bi Weekly Tuesday 14:00 - 17:30


Current posts

  • Consultant Urological Surgeon, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge


Other interests

  • Kidney Disease (keyhole surgery)
  • Mens Health Issues
  • Benign Prostate

Member of

  • British Association of Urological Surgeons
  • European Association of Urology
  • Medical Defence Union
  • General Medical Council
  • British Medical Association


Recent publications:

  • Can CT predict prognosis in patients with ureteric colic Pillai R, Reus C, Shah N, Journal of Urology (2008) 179 (Suppl), 680
  • Post-operative care following surgery for benign prostatic hyperplasia and carcinoma of the prostate Aho TF, Shah NC,
    GP Pulse (2007)
  • Establishing a robotic prostatectomy programme; the impact of mentoring using a structured approach Kaul SA, Peabody JA, Shah N, Neal D, British Journal of Urology International (2006), 97, 1143-1144
  • Colposcopy in the diagnosis of infrasphincteric ureteric ectopia Lane TM, Masood J, Shah N, Barua JM, British Journal of Urology International (2004), 94, 934
  • Angiomyolipoma of the testis Lane TM, Massod J, Shah N, Koye B, Hill J, Journal of Urology (2004), 172, 794
  • Surgical and patient reported outcomes of "clam" augmentation ileocystoplasty in spinal cord injured patients Khastgir J, Hamid R, Arya M, Shah N, Shah PJ, European Urology (2003), 43, 263-269
  • Urethral catheter: a pain in the neck! Masood J, Shah N, Lane T, Barua JM, Urologia Internationalis (2003), 70, 330-331


Mr Nimish Shah works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

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

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

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