Mr Wissam Abou-Chedid


MD, MSc, MIPD, FRCS (Urol)

GMC number: 7771840

Practising since: 2013



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Mr. Wissam Abou-Chedid is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at the Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust, specializing in robotic-assisted surgery and minimally invasive procedures for prostate cancer and benign prostatic enlargement.

In addition to his clinical role, Wissam serves as a Robotic and Minimal Invasive Urological Surgery Trainer at IRCAD, a renowned international centre for research and training in minimally invasive surgery.
Committed to delivering top-notch patient care, he leverages the latest technologies and techniques in his practice.

Wissam is on a mission to advance prostate cancer care, research, and education. He is dedicated to sharing his knowledge and skills globally, collaborating with surgeons worldwide.

His robust academic background includes multiple postgraduate diplomas, a master's degree, and a fellowship of the Royal College of  Surgeons of Edinburgh.

Special interests

  • Robotic and minimally invasive surgery
  • Prostate cancer diagnostics and treatment
  • Surgery for high-risk prostate cancer
  • Retzius-sparing prostatectomy
  • Bladder cancer diagnostics and treatment
  • Benign enlargement of prostate treatments (robotic surgery / rezum / echolaser / TURP)

Other interests

  • Raised PSA tests
  • Blood in the semen
  • Recurrent urinary infections
  • Scrotal surgery
  • Bothersome urinary symptoms
  • Blood in the urine
  • Kidney Stones

Languages spoken

English, French, Arabic

Locations Mr Wissam Abou-Chedid works with

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Mr. Wissam Abou-Chedid stands at the forefront of innovation in urological surgery, notably spearheading advancements like day case robotic prostatectomy and pioneering the concept of self-removal of catheters post-prostatectomy. These breakthroughs exemplify his resolute dedication to pushing the frontiers of urological surgery, emphasizing improved patient outcomes and propelling the medical community towards a deeper understanding of cutting-edge practices.

Outside the surgical arena, Wissam contributes to the academic sphere. His work, which encompasses over 20 papers, reflects a genuine dedication to advancing scientific conversations in the field. Additionally, he has shared his knowledge through more than 30 national and international presentations, with the aim of fostering collaboration and facilitating the exchange of ideas among peers. 


  • British Association of Urological Surgeons
  • European Association of Urology
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Other posts held

  • Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust Consultant Urological Surgeon

Insurers Mr Wissam Abou-Chedid works with

Mr Wissam Abou-Chedid works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA


Mr Wissam Abou-Chedid does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Wissam Abou-Chedid does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Wissam Abou-Chedid does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.