News & Blog

Cystitis, antibiotics and other cures...#Antibioticsawarenessweek

Blog Post

  • Urology Partners
  • Tim Nedas
  • 16 November 2017

Tim Nedasoffers some thoughts and questions to think about as we highlight#AntibioticAwarenessWeek It is worldantibiotics awareness weekand a timely occasion for the British Medical Journal to publish a double blind randomised controlled trial (a clinical trial where neither the d...

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Making Movember Massive

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  • Urology Partners
  • 02 November 2017

Movember and moustaches have been together since 2003 and the impact on Men's Health has been monumental.Most importantly, getting men to speak out about their health and raise awareness on sensitive subjects has been enlightening. Crucially Movember unites men across the globe and sharing stories...

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Finding out more... Prostate Cancer Diagnosis Pathway

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  • Urology Partners
  • 24 October 2017

If you've just seen your consultant Urologist and been recommended to have a mpMRI scan for possible prostate cancer, chances are you're feeling worried, concerned and also have a heap of questions running through your mind. The good news is that having an mpMRI scan is a massive step forward to pr...

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Travelling miles for Urolift

Media Article

  • Mid Cornwall Advertiser
  • 11 October 2017

This patient, living in Cornwall, travelled to Surrey to see Neil Barber and have the Urolift procedure.
Read Robert's story on how he discovered Urolift and the 100% improvement in his symptoms both physically and mentally.
Robert has a wonderfully active lifestyle and the Urolift procedure enabled this to continue and rapid recovery meant it was business as usual within a few days.


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Don't let treating an enlarged prostate ruin your sex life

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  • Doctify
  • Richard Hindley
  • 20 September 2017

Read Richard Hindley's latest blog  written for Doctify on a new treatment for BPH called Rezum.
Richard offers this treatment privately at BMI The Hampshire Clinic and The Candover Clinic at North Hampshire Hospital. 
To make an appointment with Richard, visit our contact page

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Richard Hindley brings Rezum treatment to the UK in Hampshire and Surrey

Media Article

  • The Daily Mail
  • Adrian Monti
  • 25 July 2017

Richard Hindley carried out his first Rezum treatment for BPH back in March and now following 3 month results, one patient tells his story to The Daily Mail.

Richard has now carried out 20 cases both on the NHS at North Hampshire Hospital and privately at BMI The Hampshire Clinic.
In addition, Neil Barber has carried out the procedure from their London practice at Nuada, 19 Harley Street.

The new minimally invasive treatment for BPH is so far showing good 3 month results. The procedure is already FDA approved in the US and they are treating around 1,000 patients a month with this procedure.

The advantages of a short time in hospital, allowing for a speedy recovery and back to normal routines make it an exciting new option for patients and hospitals alike.

You can also read more on our treatments section

Our four consultants at Urology Partners are all able to offer this treatment privately. Click here for contact details

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Prostate Health News

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  • Urology Partners
  • 24 July 2017

As Head of Urology at Hampshire Hospitals, Richard Hindley presented an update on Prostate Health news at the recent AGM.Hampshire Hospitals has been actively involved in supporting Richard with bringing new treatments to patients, including the recent introduction of Rezum, for treating BPH.You can...

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Hampshire Hospitals lead the way with Rezum for BPH

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  • Hampshire Hospitals
  • 19 July 2017

Richard Hindley heads the Urology team at Hampshire Hospitals and they have been leading the way with a new treatment for BPH.
The Rezum procedure was first carried out at North Hampshire Hospital back in March and the results are looking promising. Read more on Hampshire Hospitals website including comments direct from one patient.

The story was also covered by the Basingstoke Observer and can be read here
Further patient testimonials for this new procedure can also be found on our Testimonials page.
The procedure is also available privately at BMI The Hampshire Clinic with Richard Hindley and Timothy Nedas. For more details on the procedure, please read our treatments section

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North Hampshire Hospital Pioneers HIFU treatment

Media Article

  • Thats Hampshire TV
  • 27 June 2017

Richard Hindley discusses the benefits of HIFU and how North Hampshire Hospital have invested in the technology with the help of the Pelican Cancer Foundation and the North Hants Medical Fund.

Being at the forefront of technology and getting involved in the PROMIS trial has allowed Richard Hindley to offer his patients a greater choice of treatment for prostate cancer and the chance to make their own patient choices to suit their lifestyle.

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Imaging scientist treated with HIFU using his own technology

Media Article

  • The Daily Mail
  • Adrian Monti
  • 27 June 2017

HIFU hits the press as the scientist behind medical imaging undergoes treatment for prostate cancer using the very technology he developed.

As part of the PROMIS trial Richard Hindley is quoted in the article discussing the future for prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment benefits from new technology for more precise results.

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Bringing you the latest news in BPH treatments

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  • Urology Partners
  • Lara Moran
  • 07 June 2017

Urology Partners have always been at the forefront of new and emerging technologies which offer patients minimally invasive treatments to aid symptoms of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH).We currently offer Greenlight Laser and Urolift as the latest treatments for BPH. Our consultants have been ...

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Urologists in Trials Boost

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  • Basingstoke Gazette
  • Lara Moran
  • 01 June 2017

Coverage in the Basingstoke Gazette of the HIFU trials taking place at North Hampshire hospital led by Richard Hindley. The story also includes comments from a HIFU patient of Richard Hindley and his delight at the procedure outcomes for his prostate cancer

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Basingstoke Observer reports on HIFU treatment at NHH

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  • Basingstoke Observer
  • Lara Moran
  • 23 May 2017

Recent coverage from the Basingstoke Observer on HIFU treatment available at NHH.

Richard Hindley and the team at North Hampshire Hospital are investing a lot of time and skills into offering the latest treatments in Urology for patients. The results coming in are promising and continue to prove that HIFU is a treatment worth investing in and offers patients further choice on treatment options for prostate cancer.

To read the full article, click below.

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EAU TV 2017

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  • Urology Partners
  • Lara Moran
  • 04 April 2017

Six months ago, EAU approached Richard Hindley and Neil Barber to get involved in EAUTV for the annual conference held in London at the end of March this year. Both Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust andHampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust were delighted to be involved and we can now provide ...

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Greenlight proves to be cost effective as treatment for BPH

Media Article

  • EMJ
  • 22 March 2017

Neil Barber was part of the team behind this study which proves GreenLight XPS provides equivalent clinical outcomes with fewer adverse events and shorter recovery time in a more cost-effective manner compared with TURP as treatment for BPH.
To read the full report click below

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Why Urology? Why Spire Clare Park?

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  • Spire Clare Park
  • Simon Bott
  • 15 March 2017

Simon Bott explains how he specialised in Urology and why having his private practice at Spire Clare Park Hospital works for him and his patients.

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How the latest prostate cancer research might affect you.

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  • Urology Partners
  • Simon Bott
  • 08 March 2017

January 2017 saw the results of the PROMIS trial and the evidence confirmed that the use of a Multi Parametric MRI (mpMRI) scan provides a more accurate diagnosis for men before any biopsy has to be considered.This is great news for patients as currently in many hospitals the gold standard is to go ...

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Urolift benefits for patients

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  • Urology Partners
  • 15 February 2017

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) is a common condition for men over 60. Symptoms can include: Difficulty in passing urine Increase in the urgency and visits to the toilet Getting up several times in the night to pass urine Don't let your symptoms of BPH continue to restrict your lifestyle....

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mpMRI for Prostate Cancer diagnosis in Hampshire

Media Article

  • Basingstoke Observer
  • 15 February 2017

Following the news of the PROMIS trials results and the positive data for mpMRI becoming part of the pathway for Prostate Cancer diagnosis, Hampshire Hospitals are able to offer this diagnostic to NHS patients. Richard Hindley was involved in the trial and patients from Hampshire were part of the study. Urology Partners have used mpMRI for diagnosis for a number of years and are delighted to see it move forward under the NHS.

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PROMIS Results Full Report

Media Article

  • The Lancet
  • 20 January 2017

Read the full report of the PROMIS trials which Richard Hindley.. was part of and bought in 160 patients from Hampshire and Surrey through North Hampshire Hospital

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Genetic test tells patient if prostate cancer is likely to spread

Media Article

  • The Times
  • 10 January 2017

New research has discovered a genetic link to whether localised prostate cancer will advance and spread. If developed, this could allow far more personalised and specific treatment for patients with prostate cancer and knowing how they might respond to treatment.

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"Truly transformative" developments in focal treatment

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  • BBC News
  • 20 December 2016

New developments in focal treatment for prostate cancer are being highlighted today as results of a trial indicate not only good results for reducing the cancer but also have a huge impact on side affects of treatment.
So often patient choice of treatment is influenced by the impact of side affects of the treatment. A treatment known as VTP is being trialled where laser optics are used to penetrate direct to the cancer cells. Find out more from coverage from the BBC and also The Guardian, ITV and Prostate Cancer UK

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How Urolift is transforming patient's lives

Media Article

  • The Daily Mail
  • 20 December 2016

Neil Barber's patient tells his story of success with Urolift. Having suffered for years with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), Bob Jesse was referred to Neil Barber who gave him the option of the Urolift procedure. The life changing affect of a simple 15 minute operation has been transforming for this patient and many others. Neil Barber is the UKs leading consultant behind the Urolift procedure and he was the first surgeon to bring this unique and cost saving treatment to the NHS.

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Raising funds for new medical equipment

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  • Urology Partners
  • 05 October 2016

Tim Nedas will be cycling to raise money for the North Hampshire Medical Fund on 9 October. Join in and you could benefit in the future as North Hampshire NHS Foundation Trust has the ability to purchase new and innovative medical equipment. Read more

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Making sure you get the correct treatment for Prostate Cancer

Media Article

  • BBC News
  • 28 September 2016

Deciding on the most suitable prostate cancer treatment can be a big decision for the patient. The word cancer is scary enough but with prostate cancer it doesn't always mean the worst news.

The New England Journal of Medicine have recently p

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HIFU treatment at Basingstoke

Media Article

  • Breeze FM
  • 23 September 2016

Breeze FM reports on the new equipment for Focal HIFU for prostate cancer which was funded by the North Hampshire Medical Fund
http://www.thebreeze.com/northhants/news/local-news/revolutionary-prostate-cancer-treatment-comes-to-north-hampshire/

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Urolift and the NHS

Media Article

  • You Tube
  • 13 September 2016

Neotract have released their new video featuring Neil Barber at Frimley Park Hospital presenting the benefits of Urolift to the NHS
Watch the video here

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HIFU hits the news

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  • Daily Mail
  • 13 September 2016

Richard Hindley's patient tells his story of HIFU treatment for prostate cancer in the Daily Mail today. He was the first patient to have the new fusion assisted focal HIFU therapy to treat prostate cancer.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/ar

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NICE give the Greenlight

Media Article

  • The Daily Mail
  • 16 August 2016

Daily Mail overage of NICE approving Greenlight Laser Surgery on 14 June 2016
Read more here

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Neil Barber talks Men's Health Week on BBC Radio London

Media Article

  • BBC Radio London
  • 22 June 2016

Neil Barber talked Men's Health Week with Tim Arthur on BBC Radio London on Father's Day.
Listen here at 1hr 12mins 45secs

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Times coverage of NICE recommendations for Greenlight Laser

Media Article

  • The Times
  • 15 June 2016

Coverage from The Times of the NICE recommendations for Greenlight Laser for treatment of BPH - benefits the patients and savings for the NHS

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Telegraph coverage of Greenlight approval from NICE

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  • Daily Telegraph
  • 15 June 2016

More media coverage from the Daily Telegraph for Greenlight laser being approved by NICE.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/06/14/nhs

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NICE approve Greenlight Laser XPS

Media Article

  • NICE
  • 14 June 2016

Urology Partners are delighted that NICE guidance published today recommends Greenlight xps laser for BPH treatmet. Urology Partners have been using this for the past decade with great results. See our patient testimonials too for more evidence.

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Life changing op

Media Article

  • Kent Messenger
  • 14 June 2016

One of Neil Barber's patients tells his story to the Kent Messenger of his life changing operation with Urolift

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Prostate laser therapy recommended to NHS

Media Article

  • BBC News
  • 14 June 2016

BBC News coverage of NICE guidelines out today, 14 June, recommending Greenlight Laser Surgery for treatment of BPH
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-36515401

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NHS could save estimated 3m following NICE guidelines for Greenlight laser

Media Article

  • Urology Partners Press Release
  • 14 June 2016

As NICE publish guidelines for treating BPH with greenlight laser today, Urology Partners released this press release with their repsonse.

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A breakthrough for patients with a enlarged prostate

Media Article

  • Dear Doctor
  • 19 May 2016

Neil Barber's patient Robert Jesse gives his story on his Urolift procedure for an enlarged prostate to Dear Doctor magazine. Details also on the procedure and it's benefits. Article on Page 101 
https://issuu.com/digital.magazine/docs/dear-doctor-summer-2016?e=17940356/35617550

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EAU16 saw results announced on efficacy of HIFU treatment

Media Article

  • Daily Mail
  • 16 March 2016

As Focal HIFU featured strongly at EAU Conference 2016, the Daily Mail features results of the latest study which Richard Hindley was part of. This article includes comments from a patient of Urology Partners
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-3489156/Keep-pecker-Bill-new-prostate-cancer-zapper-won-t-wreck-love-life-Pioneering-sound-wave-treatment-proves-effective-surgery.html

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Be Clear on Cancer

Media Article

  • Spire Clare Park
  • 23 February 2016

Spire Clare Park supports the Be Clear on Cancer Campaign and knowing the symptoms. Blood in your Pee shouldn't be ignored. Read the press release here

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UroLift System News

Media Article

  • Daily Mail
  • 26 January 2016

Neil Barber celebrates 100 Urolift procedures. Read more on the latest Urolift News http://emailer.athdesign.co.uk/t/ViewEmai

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Urolift comes to North Hampshire Hospitals

Media Article

  • Urology Partners
  • 26 January 2016

Richard Hindley performs the first Urolift procedure at the North Hampshire Hospital

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Ten top tips - LUTS in men

Media Article

  • Pulse Today
  • 26 January 2016

Featured in Pulse Today, Neil Barber presents Top 10 Tips for managing Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTs) in men
http://www.pulsetoday.co.uk/confirmation?rtn=http://www.pulsetoday.co.uk/clinical/more-clinical-areas/mens-health/ten-top-tips-luts-in-men/20030544.article

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Pioneering Treatment Saved our Life

Media Article

  • Yours Magazine
  • 20 January 2016

One couple's story living with BPH and discovering the Urolift procedure carried out by Neil Barber.

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PROCURE Study Launched

Media Article

  • Urology Partners Press Release
  • 22 September 2015

Simon Bott launches a new study looking at a gene found in urine to help diagnose prostate cancer

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NICE guidelines recommend TURis

Media Article

  • Olympus Medical Press Release
  • 22 June 2015

In February 2015, NICE (National Institute of Clinical Excellence) recommended using TURis - the new gold standard treatment from Olympus Satellite for treatment of benign prostate enlargement. Neil Barber was lead expert adviser for the TURis NICE consul

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Prostate cancer - maximising quality of life without compromising on your health care

Media Article

  • Daily Telegraph, Editorial in Health supplement
  • 31 January 2015

Feature on Nuada Urology London where Neil Barber and Richard Hindley also practice and offer clinics and treatments.

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The 15-minute op to get men back in the flow: New metal implant ideal solution for treating enlarged prostate

Media Article

  • Daily Mail
  • 06 October 2014

Article featuring Neil Barber on the use of the Urolift procedure to aid BPH

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Medic's pride as new cancer treatment is rolled out across the country

Media Article

  • Basingstoke Gazette
  • 16 June 2014

Article featuring Richard Hindley on the use of HIFU for cancer treatment.
http://www.basing

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Enlarged prostate? Don't cut it out - just gently move it aside... Op for faulty waterworks that won't risk a man's virility

Media Article

  • Daily Mail
  • 27 May 2014

One patient's experience of the Urolift procedure to treat BPH under the care of Mr Neil Barber

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More of a test, less of a trial

Media Article

  • Daily Telegraph
  • 13 June 2011

This article is from the Health Section of the Daily Telegraph and reports on the use of MRI scanning to detect prostate cancer. Richard Hindley is quoted in the article.

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