Urodynamics

Urodynamics at the Bristol Urological Institute (BUI), Southmead Hospital, Bristol, has a national and international reputation. It is a centre of excellence in urodynamics and offers a full range of Urodynamic investigations including:

  • Free flow rates
  • Standard urodynamics
  • Video urodynamics
  • Ambulatory urodynamics
  • Neurophysiological studies

The unit is the busiest in the United Kingdom, performing about 1000 invasive urodynamic tests. The team is led by Mr Hashim Hashim, who is the Director of the Unit. The expert and highly specialised team are regularly involved in teaching Urodynamics in the UK, Europe and around the world including the Far East and Middle East. The staff in the unit teach on the certificate in urodynamics course accredited by the International Continence Society (ICS) and all are actively involved in research.

For more information about the urodynamics test you can download the patient information leaflet.

Urodynamics Team

Urodynamics Medical Specialists

Consultant Female and Functional Urological Surgeon and Director of the Urodynamics Unit
Mr Hashim Hashim

Professor of Urology
Prof. Paul Abrams

Senior Lecturer and Consultant Urological Surgeon
Professor Marcus Drake

Consultant Urogynaecologist
Mr Chendrimada Madhu

Consultant Gynaecologist
Mr Reda Affifi

Speciality Doctor
Dr Jenifer Gray

The team also has a specialist registrar, senior clinical fellow and clinical research fellow.

Urodynamics Nursing Staff
Wendy Bevan
Senior Staff Nurse

Connie Chew
Staff Nurse

Rachel Skews
Outpatients sister and benign urology nurse specialist

Urodynamics Scientific & Technical staff
Andrew Gammie
Clinical Scientist

Laura Thomas
Clinical Physiologist and Urodynamics Unit manager

Anna Hassine
Medical Technical Officer

Urodynamics Waiting List Co-ordinators
Joanne Sheen