- Fee assured
- Verified this account
- Impotency and infertility
- Urinary tract stones
Mr Subramonian undertook his basic Urological training and research in West Yorkshire, followed by Higher Surgical training in London. He underwent special training in endoscopic surgery for stone disease and laparoscopic surgery at King's College, London and St. George's Hospital. He also spent some time in the Cleveland clinic and John Hopkin's Hospital in America on a travelling scholarship from the British Urological Foundation. Here he learnt minimally invasive surgical skills before joining University Hospital Birmingham as Consultant Urological Surgeon. The Queen Elizabeth Hospital serves as referral centre for patients with complex kidney problems referred from other centres in the region. Mr.Subramonian gives advice and treatment for patients with complex kidney stone disease referred from all the hospitals in the West Midlands region and carries out complex endoscopic operations for these patients.
In addition to general urology, Mr Subramonian has a particular interest in keyhole surgery to remove kidney stones, lithotripsy (shockwave treatment to break kidney stones), laparoscopic nephrectomy (removal of kidney through keyhole), laparoscopic pyeloplasty (repair of blocked kidney through keyhole), cystoscopy (flexible & rigid), surgery for benign scrotal lumps, TURP, urethrotomy, vasectomy (bilateral), vasectomy reversal and erectile dysfunction.
Mr.Subramonian has broad research experience in the field of Endourology and stone disease and has published some key articles. Through the Stone fellowship programme, he has trained a number of Urologists who are leading stone specialists in various hospitals in the UK and abroad.
He is an elected member of the national executive committee of British Association of Urological Surgeons (Stones & Endourology subsection). He has been an invited faculty and Guest Lecturer in a number of National and international meetings.
Areas of interest
Kidney Stones; Prostate disease including prostate cancer; Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Stone disease; Endourology; Erectile dysfunction; Lithotripsy for stones; Laser Surgery for stones; Ureteroscopy and stone removal
- Elizabeth Woodford
- BMI Priory Hospital Priory Road Edgbaston Birmingham B5 7UG
- 0121 446 1668
- 0121 446 1679
- Paige Leonard
- Queen Elizabeth Hospital Edgbaston BIRMINGHAM B15 2TH
- 0121 371 5739
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Krishna Balachandar Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Urological Surgeon
Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Regional Advisor for Urology, Royal College of Surgeons
British Association of Urological Surgeon, Council Representative for West Midlands.
Urinary tract obstruction
Learning curves in Surgery
Cycling, Trekking, badminton and listening to music
Best outgoing student in Medical training
Awards for best research papers presented in European Urology meeting 2000 and British Association of Urology, Endourology subsection meeting 2013 and European Association of Urology in 2017.
Clinical Excellence awards in the NHS
English, Tamil and Malayalam
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
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- FRCS Urology Royal College of Surgeons 2003
Reference number 4559443
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- British Association of Urology: National Council Member BAUS 2013
- Executive Committe Member Endourology Subsection of BAUS 2018
Details of entry to specialist register
- Urology, 2004
- BMI The Priory Hospital
- 18:00 - 19:30
- 0121 446 1638
- BMI The Priory Hospital
- 18:00 - 20:00
- 0121 446 1638
- Spire Parkway Hospital, B91 2PP
- 19:30 - 20:30
- 0121 704 1451
Post treatment communication
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Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Diagnostic endoscopic examination of bladder (flexible cystoscopy) including any biopsy - (5-50)
IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)
Therapeutic endoscopic operations on kidney (include cystoscopy and retrograde catheterisation) - (5-50)
Ureteroscopic extraction of calculus of ureter (including cystoscopy and insertion/removal of stent) - (5-50)
Extracorporeal fragmentation of calculus of kidney (lithotripsy) - single treatment - (1-5)
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