Mr Ben Sherwood qualified from Nottingham Medical School in 1998 and completed his basic surgical training in the Trent region. In 2002, he was awarded a scholarship from the British Urological Foundation and undertook a two-year research program in bladder cancer, leading to the award of an MD. He then spent a year in the urology department at Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand, before completing his higher urological training in the East Midlands.
In 2010 he obtained a fellowship in Western Australia, during which he continued to develop his interest and expertise in minimally invasive urological cancer surgery. Mr Sherwood is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Nottingham City Hospital. He is a reviewer for the British Journal of Urology International and is involved in a number of ongoing research projects.