Mr John Henderson BMedSci(Hons), BMBS, FRCS(Urol), FEBU
Consultant Urological Surgeon
NHS Secretary: 01666 501793
Mr Henderson completed his undergraduate training at Nottingham University and higher surgical training in the Oxford School of Surgery. He pursued his subspecialist interests of complex endourology and upper tract minimally invasive surgery through fellowships at the Bristol Urological Institute and Royal Perth Hospital, Australia. The Urology Foundation (TUF) awarded him a travelling scholarship which he spent in Nepal learning techniques for Percutaneous Renal Access. Other learning opportunities have taken him to France, Holland, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, America, New Zealand and Australia.
Mr Henderson was appointed as a Consultant Urological Surgeon to Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in 2016. Since his appointment, he has performed the first robotic nephrectomy (kidney removal) and daycase HoLEP (laser prostatectomy) in Gloucestershire. He is lead for Clinical Governance in the department. The men’s health charity Robocap invited him to be a trustee and he has promoted their work on BBC Radio Gloucester and across social media.
Mr Henderson has published widely in journals, written book chapters and presented around the world at conferences. He has accepted invitations to chair conference sessions, peer review papers, teach as faculty on courses and sit on the BAUS Section of Endourology Committee.
British Association of Urological Surgeons (BAUS)
Royal College Surgeons of England (RCSEng)
- Urinary incontinence
- Kidney stones
- Lower urinary tract symptoms
- Foreskin/testes disorders
- Urinary infections
- Raised PSA and prostate cancer*
- Kidney/bladder/testis/penile cancer*
*Tetbury Hospital do not offer a two week wait cancer service. Should an incidental finding of cancer occur during routine investigations, treatment may be initiated, or monitored by Tetbury Hospital, or transferred to another hospital under the care of Mr Henderson, to ensure continuity of care. All patients with a diagnosis of cancers are referred and discussed at a Multi Disciplinary Team (MDT) meeting.
Procedures Performed at Tetbury Hospital
- Hydrocele repair
- Epididymal cyst excision
- Cystoscopy (diagnostic)
- Cystoscopy and biopsy
When not at work, Mr Henderson spends time with his young family and patiently awaits his call up to the PGA Golf Tour!
Mr Henderson consults NHS patients at Tetbury Hospital