A consultant urologist in Surrey, based at the Royal Surrey County Hospital and St Lukes Cancer Centre in Guildford, with wide General Urological and Oncolgical experience and established expertise in Prostate Cancer including Cryosurgery, High Intensity Focussed Ultrasound and Laser techniques. He also provides specialised diagnostic skills including Template prostate biopsies and PCA3, the new urinary gene marker test for prostate cancer and has recently carried out kidney cryosurgery for renal cancer. He also provides a Childrens Urology service. He is a Senior Fellow at the Post-Graduate Medical School, University of Surrey. John Davies attended Bishop Gore School, Swansea and studied medicine at St Bartholomew’s Hospital Medical School, London. During his undergraduate training he attained a BSc (Hons) degree in Pharmacology before graduation with M.B.B.S. following which he commenced his surgical training. He became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeon’s of Edinburgh in 1985 and undertook a research fellowship at The Royal Marsden Hospital and Institute of Cancer Research, London between 1998 and 1990. His research involved the development of novel agents for the treatment of advanced prostate cancer. During this period he also collaborated with The University of Maryland and spent three months at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore and then M.D. Anderson Cancer Centre in Houston Texas. He attained expertise at these centres in Radical Nerve Sparing Prostatectomy and the management of locally advanced prostate cancer in cryo-surgery. He obtained Specialist accreditation in Urology in 1992.