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

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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.

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Catherine Heath

Dr Catherine Heath

Dr Heath 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.

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Dr Charles Hamilton

Dr Hamilton provides radiotherapy treatments for prostate cancer.

Urology clinical nurse specialists

We're here to support you and your family while you're under the care of the urological cancer team.

  • Nick Lewis 023 8120 4650
  • Rob Keating 023 8120 5327
  • Vanessa Basketter 07717 720262
  • Gus Seebaran 023 8120 3018 or 07795 506790