Jrouxurology | Jacques Roux Urology

Jrouxurology Ltd | Jacques Roux | Consultant Urological & Laparoscopic Surgeon


Consultant Profile


Mr Jacques Roux 

MBChB, MRCS, FRCS(Urol)

GMC: 6062769


Practicing at:

West Hertfordshire NHS Trust, 

Spire Harpenden Hospital, 

Spire Bushey Hospital


Mr Jacques Roux areas of expertise Prostate cancer - Kidney stones - Prostatitis - Kidney cancer - Bladder cancer - Endoscopic surgery

Special clinical interests:

Urological cancer diagnostics and treatment, male and female voiding dysfunction, prevention and treatment of kidney stones, prostate cancer, sexual dysfunction, urological cancers and urological pathology.

Research interests:

Renal cancer, prostate cancer  and intraoperative patient safety and positioning

Year of first medical qualification:

2000

Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Medical Protection Society


Professional profile:

Mr Roux obtained his medical degree in 2000 at the University of Pretoria, South Africa. He worked in Windhoek Namibia (2001) and George Hospital Western Cape (2002) as a junior doctor before moving to the UK in 2003. Here he completed his basic surgical training at Guys and St Thomas’s Hospital, London and trained in Urology as part of the North Thames rotation.

Mr Roux successfully completed his training in general urology, reconstructive urology, pelvic oncology, stone surgery and upper tract laparoscopy. He has been involved in research as a primary investigator on the use of botulinum toxin in idiopathic detrusor overactivity and has published on the use of botulinum toxin in overactive bladder, prostate cancer markers and robotic pelvic and partial nephrectomy surgery.  Mr Roux is an advocate for and educates GP trainees on Urology related men’s health conditions.

He promotes rapid investigations and treatment for haematuria (passing blood in the urine), voiding dysfunction and suspected prostate, bladder, kidney or testicular cancer. Mr Roux has a special interest in the prevention and laser treatment of kidney stones and minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery.


Personal profile:

I am married and have a beautiful family of four boys. We are members of the RSPB and the Zoological Society of London (ZSL). I live in St Albans and enjoy mountain biking, golf, squash, photography and music. As a spectator I take great pleasure in rugby, cricket and athletics. 



Jrouxurology Ltd | Jacques Roux | Consultant Urological & Laparoscopic Surgeon


Jrouxurology | Jacques Roux Urology