Chris Dawson Consultant Urologist


Consultant Urological Surgeon to Peterborough and Stamford NHS Foundation Trust and the Fitzwilliam Hospital Peterborough

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About Me

Mr C Dawson, Consultant Urological Surgeon/Urologist, is employed by Stamford and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust, and also sees Private Patients at the Fitzwilliam Hospital, Peterborough.

He trained at University College, London and qualified in 1986 having taken an intercalated BSc in Immunology. Following his FRCS examination in 1990 he undertook a surgical registrar rotation in Portsmouth before starting his MS thesis at St Bartholomew's Hospital in London working for Mr HN Whitfield.

On completion of his MS thesis he began his higher training in Urology at the Battle Hospital, Reading, moving on to the Institute of Urology in London, and then to Peterborough. During his time as a Senior Registrar in Peterborough he co-authored the ABC of Urology with Hugh Whitfield.

Chris was appointed Consultant Urologist at the Edith Cavell Hospital Peterborough in December 1996. He was Lead Clinician for the Department from 2003 to 2016, and remains Cancer Lead Clinican for the Department.

Other Interests

Chris has a wide range of sporting and leisure interests; He has run both the Madrid and Paris Marathons and competed in 4 Olympic-distance Triathlons. On 11th May 2013 Chris completed the Mallorca 70.3 Half Ironman Triathlon in a time of 7hrs 23mins and 32 seconds. This was repeated in May 2014 with an improved swim and bike time.  Chris has since competed in the Austria Half Ironman in August 2014. 

On 19 July 2015 Chris became an Ironman in Zurich, Switzerland completing the 3.8k swim / 112 mile bike / 42 k Run course in 14hrs 41mins 19 seconds.

Chris holds a first dan black belt in Aikido and a brown belt (1st Kyu) in Shotokan Karate.

Chris successfully completed his Private Pilot's licence with NSF Sibson near Peterborough in July 2008, and passed the IMC instrument rating in November 2011.

Chris has recently re-kindled his sailing career (RYA level 2 Dinghy) and did the Competent Crew course in November 2013 with his wife.

Chris also likes playing the Drums and is working on the Rock School Grade 3 syllabus, and trying to keep up with his son!