Professor Richard Hindley

Professor Richard Hindley

MB ChB MSc (Urol) FRCS (Urol) Visiting Professor at the University of Winchester

Urology

Offers video consultation
Recommended by 1 specialist
30 years of experience
18 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.93

Bedside Manner

4.93

Explanation

4.96

Top feedback

“Prof Hindley was very professional. He explained everything in a clear and concise way. I needed reassurance and he provided it for me. “
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Subspecialties

  • General Urology
  • Urological Oncology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3593059
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £260

    Follow-up appointment: £170

    Practices worked at

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    2,208 reviews

    The Prostate Centre

    18 Devonshire Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 7AQ
    306 reviews

    Urology Partners

    145 Harley St, London, United Kingdom, W1G 6DE
    37 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    13:30 - 17:00
    Tue
    Not available
    Wed
    Not available
    Thu
    Not available
    Fri
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    Sat
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    Sun
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    About

    Richard Hindley is a consultant urologist focused on patient care. He is dedicated to providing all patients with expert advice and the very highest quality of clinical care. He is able to treat the whole range of urological conditions using the latest proven techniques and the most up-to-date technology to provide timely and low-risk care.

    He practices privately at HCA Princess Grace Hospital, London, BMI The Hampshire Clinic and The Candover Clinic in Basingstoke, alongside some of the leading consultants in the field. He receives patient referrals from all over the England and overseas.

    Professor Hindley is a Visiting Professor at the University of Winchester and was awarded this position in 2017. He has made some impressive contributions to research into prostate cancer, and run clinical trials designed to further improve treatments and advances in patient care. He is dedicated to improving the diagnostic pathway for patients with prostate cancer and he furthermore researches some of the mechanisms that may cause the disease. Not only this, he has also performed over 500 transperineal prostate biopsies. Richard was heavily involved in the PROMIS trials which have shown considerable evidence of the benefits of having mpMRI scanning for diagnosing prostate cancer and allowing a far more accurate pathway for patients with prostate cancer.

    He is also the director of the Greenlight Prostate Cancer Vaporisation training, a surgical technique which led to the NHS excellence committee awarding them for innovation. This technique is better for the patient, in terms of reduced healing time and even in high risk patients, the procedure can be carried out safely and effectively.

    Most recently, Richard was the first surgeon to use the new Rezum treatment for BPH in 2017 and has now performed over 500 cases. This innovative new treatment is a minimally invasive procedure which uses steam therapy to reduce the enlarged prostate. For more information visit www.rezum.co.uk. Richard is offering this both privately and on the NHS.

    On a more personal level, Professor Hindley is a fan of photography, alongside being a lover of tennis, cricket and cycling.

    Procedures

    • Prostate Cancer
    • Green Light Laser Prostatectomy
    • Prostate Biopsy
    • High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU)
    • Focal Therapy (Prostate Cancer)
    • PSA Testing
    • Blue Light Cystoscopy
    • Rigid & Flexible Ureterorenoscopy and Laser Fragmentation of Stones
    • Bladder Instillation
    • Circumcision
    • MRI of Prostate
    • Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HoLEP)
    • Hydrocelectomy
    • Orchidectomy
    • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle (UDT)
    • Prostate Cancer Diagnostics
    • Prostatectomy (TURP)
    • Robotic Pyeloplasty
    • Robotic Surgery
    • Transrectal Ultrasound (TRUS)
    • Transurethral Resection of a Bladder Tumour (TURBT)
    • Ureteroscopy
    • Vasectomy (Male Sterilization)
    • Vasectomy Reversal
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
    • Prostatitis (Prostate Swelling)
    • Testicular Pain
    • Bladder Pain
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Peyronie's Disease
    • Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)
    • Urological Cancers
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    Education

    MB ChB 1991 University of Dundee

    MSc Urology UCL 1999

    Specialist Register Entry Date: Urology From 01 Oct 2004

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    Reviews

    4.94 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.93
    Bedside Manner
    4.93
    Explanation
    4.96
    Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
    53/193
    Prostate Cancer
    44/193
    Green Light Laser Prostatectomy
    15/193
    General Urology
    10/193
    Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
    9/193
    Prostate Biopsy
    9/193
    High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU)
    7/193
    Prostatitis (Prostate Swelling)
    5/193
    Testicular Pain
    5/193
    Urology
    5/193
    Bladder Pain
    4/193
    Focal Therapy (Prostate Cancer)
    3/193
    PSA Testing
    3/193
    Blue Light Cystoscopy
    2/193
    Erectile Dysfunction
    2/193
    Rigid & Flexible Ureterorenoscopy and Laser Fragmentation of Stones
    2/193
    Urinary Incontinence
    2/193
    Bladder Cancer
    1/193
    Bladder Instillation
    1/193
    Circumcision
    1/193
    MRI of Prostate
    1/193
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Prof Hindley was very professional. He explained everything in a clear and concise way. I needed reassurance and he provided it for me.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    From my initial consultation with Professor Hindley I have been very impressed with the way he conveyed confidence in me to follow his guidance and his explanation of what would be happening at every stage of my surgery. I had the operation two days ago and his explanation of how things went was clear and precise.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Explanation (5/5)
    everything went well
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    Overall Experience (4/5)
    Bedside Manner (4/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    I thought he assessed my symtoms correctly and his answers were logical and helpful.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Explanation (5/5)
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    Very caring and explained clearly the process
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    I was delighted that so much tangible information resulted from my consultation. Professor Hindley was able to clearly describe the treatment options with the highest likelihood of success based on scans undertaken during the consultation.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    I found professor Richard Hindley very helpful in every way with the procedure I had, and what to expect afterwards, very professional wonderful person.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Highly professional whilst maintaining appropriate informality. Matters dealt with expeditiously but thoroughly. Gave confidence in conclusions. Worthwhile consultation.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Extremely proficient and guiding through different options explaining the outcomes and risk in an understandable way. You are feeling safe and taken good care of by Professor Richard Hindley
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Explanation (5/5)
    Very very Good
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    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 specialist
    Mr Simon Bott
    Mr Simon Bott
    Urology
    Is a colleague

    "A real innovator in urology, an excellent clinician and a nice guy. "

    07-12-2020

    Recommended for:
    Benign Prostate Hyperplasia

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