About Us

Urology is a surgical specialty, covering the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the kidneys, ureters and bladder, prostate and male reproductive organs.

Our Urology Department has been at the forefront of providing new surgical techniques, one stop clinics and an efficient reliable service to our patients.  

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Senior Team Members


Mr. Hosea B. Gana (Clinical Director)

Mr. Altaf Q. Khattak

Mr. Azi Samsudin

Mr. John E. McCabe

Mr. Rahul Mistry

Associate Specialists / Specialist Registrars/ Research Fellows

Mr. Brajkishore Jha

Mr. Ahmad Omar

Mr Emmanuel Johnson

Mr. Oladapo Feyisetan

Core Urology Trainee   

Miss. Nina Patrick

Mr James Glendinning


Dr. Glenn Massey            Clinical Director, Consultant Interventional-Radiologist

Dr. Kirsty Slaven               Consultant Radiologist

Dr. Sylvia Connelly           Consultant Radiologist

Dr. McCaig                        Consultant Interventional-Radiologist

Whiston Urology Staff

Ward 4A and 4B: Matron  Karen Barker

Ward Manager 4A: Kelly Burns

Ward Manager 4B: Sheila Thompson

Urology Cancer Nurse Specialists

Nancy Chisholm                 

Nerys Jacobs       

Eleri Philips          

Jackie Williams

Angela Daniels 

Urology Nurse Practitioner

Alison Latta        

St. Helens Urology Staff                               

Mary McBirnie  Urology Suite Department Manager

Urology Nurse Practitioners

Sandra Speakman           

Rick Ingham

Joanne Jones

Senior assistant technical officer

Lyn Morland

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St Helens – Ground Floor, Green Zone

Whiston -  Level 4, Orange Zone

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Contact Us


Ward 4A and 4B: Tel: 0151 430 2783

Ward Manager 4A: Tel: 0151 430 1420

​Urology Secretaries

Angela Attrill (Mr. Gana)                                        

Tel: 0151 430 1907

Sandra Bryan (Mr. McCabe & Mr Mistry)                          

Tel: 0151 430 1976

Joanne Boyd (Mr. Khattak)                                    

Tel: 0151 430 2320

Julie Willlis (Mr Samsudin)                                   

Tel: 0150 430 5992

St Helens

Urology Suite

Tel: 01744 646 300               

Fax: 01744 646 302

​Private patients' co-ordinator                     0151 430 1901​

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Other Information

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Patients are eligible for free NHS treatment at St Helens and Knowsley Teaching hospitals NHS Trust if they are: Ordinarily resident in the UK or: Overseas visitors, but entitled to free NHS services under the National Health Service (Charges to Overseas Visitors) Regulations

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