Rizwan Hamid is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at University College London Hospital & London Spinal Injuries Unit, Stanmore. He completed specialised training at the Functional Urology Unit at the Institute of Urology, London.During this time, he was awarded the Markowitz Prize for the best trainee at the Institute of Urology.
Mr Hamid specialises in conservative and surgical management of bladder dysfunction in both male and females. This includes, Urinary incontinence, Overactive bladder, Bladder pain syndrome and Urinary tract infection. He has particular interest in managing post prostatectomy incontinence in males and is an acknowledged expert in the management of bladder dysfunction after neurological diseases. He undertakes surgical procedures like Botox to bladder, neuromodulation, colposuspension, rectus fascial slings and artificial urinary sphincters.
He is the Director of School of Neurourology of International Continence Society. He sits on the Boards of a number of international organisations. This includes Female and Functional sections of EAU & BAUS. He is a Board member of the Standardisation & Neurourology Committees of the International Continence Society.
He has been involved in a number of guidelines initiatives including co-chair for terminology in Neuro-Urology and male surgical procedures. He is also a member of neuro-urology guidelines panel of EAU.
He has published more than 95 articles and has been invited to contribute a number of review articles. He has authored more than 15 book chapters.
He enjoys travelling. Cars are his passion.