Mr Collins is a Urological Surgeon with a special interest and expertise in cancer diagnosis, management and surgery.
A graduate of University College, Cork, Ireland, Gerald trained in Ireland, England and Scotland achieving FRCS(Ed) and FRCS(Glas) in 1989. Following the West of Scotland General Surgical Rotation he specialised in Urology and performed his higher degree research and subsequent thesis in Stirling Royal Infirmary affiliated to Edinburgh University and the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and was awarded an MD in 1993.
He is an experienced Surgeon in general and cancer urology having been appointed Consultant in1997. He has maintained his research interests and is now Research Lead and MD Supervisor. He has also run the North West Regional Prostate Cancer Audit for the last ten years.