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Mr Frank Keeley is a consultant in urology working in Bristol and the South West at the Spire Bristol Hospital. He is a urologist specialising in kidney stones and kidney cancers and is happy to see patients with a wide range of urological problems.
Mr Keeley was educated and trained in the USA before becoming a consultant in urology in Bristol in 1998. He offers prompt, expert diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of conditions, including haematuria, elevated PSA, loin pain, lower urinary tract symptoms, and recurrent infections. He has developed specialist interests in kidney stones and kidney cancer. He aims to manage conditions without procedures whenever possible and with the most modern, minimally-invasive techniques, such as Shock Wave Lithotripsy, ureteroscopy, laparoscopic nephrectomy, laparoscopic partial nephrectomy, and cryoablation.
Here is a link the Urology Consultant Partnership that he is part of: http://www.urologycp.co.uk/.
You can also find him on the Spire Bristol Hospital website: www.spirehealthcare.com/bristol/
and the NBT website: https://www.nbt.nhs.uk/.
Areas of interest
Kidney stones; Endourology; Kidney (renal) cancer; Prostate disease; Haematuria (blood in urine); Urinary symptoms; Urinary tract infections; Oncology - surgical; Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery')
- Emma Price
- Spire Bristol Hospital Redland Hill Redland Bristol BS6 6UT
- 07547 475984
- 0117 317 1398
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Urologist, Bristol Uroligical Institute, North Bristol NHS Trust
Cryoablation of kidney tumours
Patient reported outcome measures
Ureteric stent symptoms
Public reporting of surgeons' outcomes
Honorary Secretary of the British Association of Urological Surgeons 2011-15
Honorary Treasurer of the BJU International Journal 2009-13
English (American and British)
Henderson JM, Fowler S, Joyce A, Dickinson A, Keeley FX; BAUS. Perioperative Outcomes of 6042 Nephrectomies in 2012: Surgeon-reported results in the United Kingdom from the BAUS Nephrectomy Database. BJU Int. 2015 ; 115 : 121-6.
Hadjipavlou M, Khan F, Fowler S, Joyce A, Keeley FX, Sriprasad S. Partial vs radical nephrectomy for T1 renal tumours: an analysis from the British Association of Urological Surgeons Nephrectomy Audit. BJU Int. 2015.
Dellis AE, Keeley FX Jr, Manolas V, Skolarikos AA. The role of alpha-blockers in the treatment of stent-related symptoms. A prospective randomized control study. Urology 2014; 83: 56-61.
de la Rosette J, Denstedt J, Geavlete P, Keeley F, Matsuda T, Pearle M, Preminger G, Traxer O; CROES URS Study Group. The clinical research office of the endourological society ureteroscopy global study: indications, complications, and outcomes in 11,885 patients. J Endourol. 2014; 28: 131-9.
Calvert RC, Wong KY, Chitale SV, Irving SO, Nagarajan M, Biyani CS, Browning AJ, Young JG, Timoney AG, Keeley FX, Burgess NA. Multilength or 24 cm ureteric stent? A multicentre randomised comparison of stent-related symptoms using a validated questionnaire. BJU Int. 2013; 111: 1099-104.
Philippou P, Payne D, Davenport K, Keeley FX, Timoney AG. Does previous failed ESWL have a negative impact of on the outcome of ureterorenoscopy? A matched pair analysis. Urolithiasis 2013; 41: 531-8.
Vannahme M, Mathur S, Davenport K, Timoney AG, Keeley FX. The management of secondary pelvi-ureteric junction obstruction – A comparison of pyeloplasty and endopyelotomy. BJU Int 2014; 113: 108-112.
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
Please click on this link if you would like to see information about this healthcare professional’s performance compared to their peers, as published by their medical professional body.http://www.baus.org.uk/patients/surgical_outcomes/nephrectomy/surgeon.aspx?id=952
I submit my outcome data to BAUS, our national organisation, for nephrectomy/partial nephrectomy and percutaneous nephrolithotomy. I have a high-volume practice in laparoscopic surgery, among the largest in the UK.
- FRCS Urology Joint Surgical Colleges 1998
- Fellow of the American Board of Urology American Board of Urology 2000
- FRCS Fellowship without examination RCS Edinburgh 2001
- Endourology Fellowship Endourological Society & Western General Hospital, Edinburgh 1998
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Honorary Secretary British Association of Urological Surgeons 2015
Details of entry to specialist register
- Urology, 1998
Affiliations / memberships
- The Glen Redland Hill Durdham Down BRISTOL...
- 09:30 - 13:00
- 07547 475984
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Spire Hospital: 0117-9732562
Emma Price (PA): 07547475984