Andrology services

 Specialist care for male fertility problems and sexual dysfunction

 

Andrology is a specialist area involving men's health such as fertility issues and sexual dysfunction.

Our andrology and genito-urethral reconstruction unit provides specialist services for patients in Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham. It’s also a tertiary referral centre for the south of England.

The unit is one of the largest in London with two dedicated consultant specialists and a specialist nurse offering a range of procedures including:

  • penile prosthesis surgery
  • artificial urinary sphincter surgery
  • slings for male incontinence
  • genital reconstructive surgery including skin grating
  • a full range of procedures for Peyronie’s disease
  • urethroplasty
  • microsurgical procedures for patients with male factor infertility including sperm retrieval.

We run a service with operative lists three days a week, as well as a regional out of hours service for andrological emergencies.   

The unit has:

  • specialist day surgery and 24 hour stay facilities for andrological patients
  • specialist outpatient clinic facilities
  • specialist penile rehabilitation clinics
  • state-of-the-art equipment, including an operating microscope for microsurgical treatment of male factor infertility.

The unit also has an active andrological research program.

 

Contacts

Guy’s Hospital
Ground floor
Nuffield Building
London SE1 9RT

Tel: 020 7188 0243