Mr Feilim Murphy is the lead Consultant Paediatric Urologist as St George’s NHS Trust in London. After initially training in Ireland in both Temple Street Children’s Hospital and Our Lady’s Hospital for Sick Children he worked in Australia and New Zealand. He returned to Dublin to complete his training in paediatric surgical training and was awarded a fellowship in paediatric surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He then further trained and worked as a Consultant Paediatric Urologist in Great Ormond Street for Children in London before moving to South London.
Mr Murphy has made minimally invasive urological surgery the cornerstone of his practice. He has a significant interest in reconstructive surgery, neuropathic bladders, hypospadias surgery. He has a special interest in the undescended testis, wetting disorders and children with special needs who are incontinent. He has written the BAPU consensus document on undescended testes and megaureters.
He is a member of numerous international paediatric surgery and urology organisations and a regular reviewer for many prestigious national and international journals.
He has published many scientific articles and paper, book chapters and international research presentations and is the research lead for paediatric surgery and urology in St George’s hospital. He has been invited worldwide to talk about the key issues in paediatric urology and potential for future improvements in the field.
He has been the elected secretary to the British Association of Paediatric Urologists 2011-2015 and care group lead for paediatric surgery in St George’s Foundation Trust.