Tom completed his undergraduate and basic surgical training at the Bristol Royal Infirmary. He moved to Oxford in 2004 and completed a D.Phil in Surgery at the University of Oxford. He was then appointed as a Clinical Lecturer in Urology in the Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford. In this post he combined research with specialist registrar training in Urology in the Oxford Deanery. For the final two years of his training, he trained as a robotic surgeon under the mentorship of Prof Freddie Hamdy at the Churchill Hospital, Oxford.
In 2013, he was appointed to his current post as a Consultant Urological Surgeon in Oxford and Milton Keynes. His main clinical areas of interest are robotic prostatectomy, diagnosis of prostate cancer, minimally invasive treatments for prostate cancer such as HIFU and brachytherapy, general urology, vasectomy and vasectomy reversal.
- Robotic Prostatectomy
- General Urology
- Urological Cancer
Mr Leslie is married with two children. Outside work, he is a mad keen sports fan and watches (or plays!) cricket, rugby and golf when family life allows.
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Tom Leslie at Nuffield Health
- Reconstructive surgery
- SpaceOAR® Hydrogel
- Vasectomy reversal
- Testicular ultrasound
- Prostate surgery
- Prostate screening
- Radical prostatectomy
- Penile lesions (biopsy of)
- Vasectomy or male sterilisation
In August 2004, Tom was appointed as a research fellow at the High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) Unit at the Churchill Hospital. While based at the HIFU Unit, he completed a doctoral thesis and has a D.Phil in Surgery from the Nuffield Department of Surgery, University of Oxford. He was then appointed to as a clinical lecturer in urology with a specialist interest in assessing minimally invasive therapies. He established a programme to investigate minimally invasive therapies for cancer. This revolved around early phase clinical trials, translational bioengineering work and developing strategies for large scale randomised controlled trials of these technologies.
Tom is now Sub Theme Leader, Surgical Innovation and Technology Theme, NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, Oxford and runs a research programme looking at ablative technologies as part of the NIHR BRC in Oxford.
Mr Leslie is a Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer in the Nuffield Department of Surgical Science, University of Oxford and delivers undergraduate teaching in surgery and urology to clinical medical students and is the lead tutor for the “Surgical Technology and Robotics” module of the MSc in Surgical Science and Practice.
- Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
- British Association of Urological Surgeons
- European Association of Urology (EAU)
- EAU Robotic Urology Section
Other posts held
- Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
- Milton Keynes Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Insurers Mr Tom Leslie works with
Mr Tom Leslie works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- AXA PPP International
- Benenden Health
- Bupa On Demand
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Freedom Health
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Mr Tom Leslie does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Tom Leslie does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Tom Leslie does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.