Mr Paul Carter

MBChB, FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Urol), MD


Paul Carter trained in Bristol and London, researching male lower urinary tract problems for his MD and later working at King’s College Hospital in the then newly evolving field of Laparoscopic Urology.  Having been appointed as Consultant Urological Surgeon to St Richards Hospital, Chichester in 1994, he has subsequently developed a major interest on Urological Oncology.

Paul is currently Integrated Clinical Lead for Urology at the Western Sussex Hospitals Trust and continues to promote a multidisciplinary and network approach to Urological cancer management.

Paul introduced Upper Tract Laparoscopy to St Richards Hospital in 2007 for benign and malignant kidney disease and has continued to develop this service to include Laparoscopic Nephrectomy, Nephroureterectomy and Pyeloplasty now as routine laparoscopic procedures.

In summer 2010 he spent 3 months working at the University Hospital of Geneva, exploring the role of the Da Vinci Operating Robot in the laparoscopic surgery of kidney and prostate cancer.


  • Weekly Tuesday
  • Weekly Friday


Current posts

  • Chief of Surgery for Western Sussex Hospitals Trust
  • Consultant Urological Surgeon, Nuffield Health Chichester Hospital.


General Urology, Benign Prostate Disease and Paediatric Urology.

Personal interests

Paul is married to Alison, a local GP, and has 4 children.

Member of

  • Fellow Of the Royal College of Surgeons
  • Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland


Mr Paul Carter works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA
  • Health-on-Line
  • SecureHealth
  • Exeter Family Friendly

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

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

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