Practices worked at
Mr. Vimo Arumuham is a Consultant Urological Surgeon and Endourologist, who works in the internationally renowed, Endourology and Stone Unit, at University College London Hospital (UCLH) and West Hertfordshire NHS Trust. He is available to see patients in Central London and Hertfordshire.
He is expert in the diagnosis and minimally invasive treatment of general urological diseases, with a particular subspecialty interest in the treatment and prevention of urinary tract stones - for which he sees patients from around the UK.
He is a graduate of the prestigious National Medical Director's Darzi Fellowship - awarded to only handful of Doctors in the NHS; A year with the King's Fund and a Master's Degree in Clinical leadership.
His specialist training has been held within the prestigious North Central London rotation and was awarded the "Markovitz Prize" at the completion of his training at the Intitute of Urology.
At West Herts, he is the Clinical Lead for the Acute Stone Pathway, both for referrals from the Emergency Department and through General Practice. Furthermore, with the development of his award-winning Virtual Stone Clinic, has reduced time to treatment and follow up by half. He is also a Medical Examiner to the Coroner of Hertfordshire and understands that clear communication and empathy is the centre of patient care.
He is Fellowship trained and has spent time in China and Sri Lanka, having been awarded "The Urology Foundation" Travelling Fellowship.
Common urological conditions that he treats include:
Surgical treatment of and prevention of Renal and Urinary Stone Disease (Renal Cysts, Kidney, Bladder and Ureteric Stones)
The management and treatment of Male and Female Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (Frequency, Urgency and Nocturia)
Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections in Men and Women (Prostatitis and Cystitis)
Diagnostic investigations for Bladder and Prostate Cancer (Elevated PSA, Haematuria, Haematospermia)
The management of peno-scrotal disorder (Phimosis, Hydrocele, Vasectomy)
- Kidney Stone Prevention
- Rigid & Flexible Ureterorenoscopy and Laser Fragmentation of Stones
- Bladder Cancer Diagnosis and Resection
- Shockwave Lithotripsy for Kidney Stones
- Bladder Neck Incision
- Vasectomy (Male Sterilization)
- Prostatectomy (TURP)
- Kidney Stones
- Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)
- Prostatitis (Prostate Swelling)
- Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
- Overactive Bladder
- Interstitial Cystitis
- Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
- Bladder Stones
- Bladder Pain
- Testicular Lumps & Swellings
- Kidney Disease
- Foreskin and Scrotal Conditions
"Mr Arumuham is an excellent urologist and leading expert in the treatment of kidney stones. He has an exemplary bedside manner and I would recommend him highly "
"Outstanding surgeon - With a specialist interest in kidney stones - always goes beyond what is expected and has the patient at the centre of his practice."
"I have known Mr Arumuham for a number of years. He is a conscientious and committed surgeon with excellent clinical skills. I and my family would be happy to be treated by him and I have no hesitation in recommending him for any urological opinion and treatment as above . A very safe and trusted colleague "
"Mr Arumuham is an excellent urologist with expertise in urinary tract stones and endourology. He is very caring, highly skilled and conscientious. I regularly refer patients to him and have no hesitation in recommending him as a urologist. "