Meet the team: urological cancers

Simon Crabb

Dr Simon Crabb

Dr Crabb specialises in the treatment of prostate, bladder and kidney cancers and has a clinical and laboratory research programme to develop new treatments for these diseases. His research interests are detailed on the University of Southampton website. He runs clinics on Wednesdays and Fridays.

Dr Crabb’s secretary: 023 8120 3463

Read full profile

Matthew Wheater

Dr Matthew Wheater

Dr Wheater specialises in the treatment of testicular, prostate, bladder and kidney cancers. He leads the testicular cancer service for Wessex and has a research interest in chemotherapy for testicular cancer. He runs urology clinics on Wednesdays and Fridays and a testicular cancer clinic on Monday afternoons. Testicular cancer patients are also offered patient triggered follow-up.

Read full profile

Catherine Heath

Dr Catherine Heath

Dr Heath trained in Leeds and completed a fellowship in Toronto. She specialises in radiotherapy for urological malignancies including IMRT with image guidance, and both low dose rate (seeds) and high dose rate prostate brachytherapy. She runs clinics on Tuesdays and Thursdays in Southampton and on Mondays in Winchester. Her research interests include national trials such as Radicals and Stampede. Most prostate patients are now offered patient triggered follow-up.

Read full profile


Dr Charles Hamilton

Dr Hamilton provides radiotherapy treatments for prostate cancer.

Urology clinical nurse specialists

We are here to support you, your family and friends during your time under the care of the urological cancer team.

Our team is made up of: 

Nick Lewis: 023 8120 4650
Rob Keating and Cheryl Daniels: 023 8120 5327
Vanessa Basketter: 07717 720262
Gus Seebaran: 023 8120 3018 / 07795 506790