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Duncan Harriss, Consultant Urological Surgeon
Name
Duncan Harriss
Job title
Consultant Urological Surgeon
Primary specialtyUrology
Year qualified
1986
Qualifications
- DM
- FRCS (Urol)
Professional memberships
- BAUS (British Association of Urological Surgeons)
- MDDUS
GMC No.
3125380
Date of GMC registration (dd/mm/yyyy)01 August 1986
CONTACT DETAILS
Address
The Park Hospital
Sherwood Lodge Drive
Burntstump Country Park
Arnold
City/Town
Nottingham
County
Nottinghamshire
Postcode
NG5 8RX
Telephone
0115 9662118
Fax
0115 9662191
Professional profile
Duncan Harriss DM FRCS (Urol) was appointed Consultant Urologist in August 1997 at the Nottingham City Hospital, Nottingham.  He became Clinical Director and helped to design and build the Nottingham Urology Centre that has transformed the urology department in Nottingham. 

As a clinician, Duncan Harriss has a major interest in the treatment of urological cancer which encompasses prostate, bladder, kidney, testis and penile cancer.  He also cares for patients with benign urological disease including urinary problems, stones and erection difficulties.

Mr Harriss is married with two children and loves golf, sailing and skiing.
SERVICES OFFERED
Areas of expertise
- Urological surgery
- Stones
- General urology
- Impotence
- Prostate, bladder, kidney, testis and penile cancer
- Prostate disease
- Urological injury
- Bladder function
- Gynaecological injury
Medico-legal experience
Mr Harriss has been in medicolegal practice since 1997 preparing over 50 reports per year for personal injury and clinical negligence.
Key publications
Papers

Harriss DR and Graham TR.  Management of Intercostal Drains (Review). British Journal of Hospital Medicine 1991; 45: 383-6

Harriss DR, Galea M, Graham TR and Salama FD.  Para-oesophageal hernias: When to Operate?  Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons (Ed.) 1992; 37: 97-98

Harriss DR and Graham TR.  Surgical Stapling Devices (Review).  Surgery 1992; 10: 1 - 8

Harriss DR and Blake JRS.  A computerised audit for colorectal cancer. Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons (Eng.) 1993; 75: 268-271

Butler J, Harriss DR, Sinclair M, Westaby S. Amiodarone prophylaxis for tachycardias after coronary artery bypass surgery: a randomised, double blind, placebo-controlled trial. British Heart Journal 1993, 70: 56-60

James MJ, Harriss DR, Birmingham AT and Hill SJ.  Significance of atropine concentration for the incidence of tetrodotoxin-resistant relaxations of human detrusor strips.  British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology 1993; 36: 480-481

Harriss DR, Beckingham IJ, Lemberger RJ and Lawrence WT.  Long term results of intermittent low-friction self-catheterisation in 101 patients with recurrent urethral strictures.  British Journal of Urology 1994; 74: 790-792

Harriss DR, Marsh KA, Birmingham AT and Hill SJ.  Expression of muscarinic M3-receptors coupled to inositol phospholipid hydrolysis in human detrusor cultured smooth muscle cells.  Journal of Urology 1995; 154: 1241-1245

Harriss DR.  Smooth muscle cell culture: A new approach to the study of human
detrusor physiology and pathophysiology (Review).  British Journal of Urology 1995; 75: Suppl. 1, 18-26

Harriss DR
and Savill J. Apoptosis and the prostate (Review).  British Journal of Urology 1995; 75: Suppl. 1, 27-33

James MJ, Harriss DR, Ceccherini AF, Manhire A and Bates CP.  A urodynamic study of laser ablation of the prostate and a comparison of techniques.  British Journal of Urology 1995; 76: 179-183

Marsh KA, Harriss DR and Hill SJ.  Desensitisation of muscarinic receptor-coupled inositol phospholipid hydrolysis in human detrusor cultured smooth muscle cells.  Journal of Urology 1996; 155: 1439-1443

Harriss DR, Iacovou JW and Lemberger RJ.  Peri-urethral silicone microimplants (Macroplastique) for the treatment of genuine stress incontinence.  British Journal of Urology 1996; 78: 722-728

Henley M, Harriss DR and Bishop MC.  Cystitis associated with tiaprofenic acid (Surgam); a survey of British and Irish urologists. British Journal of Urology 1997; 79: 585-587

Harriss DR.  Specialty Focus: Urology. Surgery (Scalpel) 1998; 7: 1-2

Harriss DR.  Management of Urethral Stricture. Trends in Gynaecology & Sexual Health 1999; 4: 31-35

Devarajan R, Jaganathan RS, Harriss DR, Chua CB and Bishop MC.  Combined transurethral prostatectomy and inguinal hernia repair: a retrospective audit and literature review.  BJU International 1999; 84: 637-639

AA Rahman, A Lophatananon, SS Brown, D Harriss, J Anderson, T Parker, D Easton, Z Kote-Jarai, R Pocock, D Dearnaley, M Guy, L O’Brien, RA Wilkinson, AL Hall, E Sawyer, E Page, J-F Liu, The UK Genetic Prostate Cancer Study Collaborators, British Association of Urological Surgeons’ Section of Oncology, RA Eeles and K Muir.  Hand pattern indicates prostate cancer risk.  Br J Cancer 2010; 1-3

Published Abstracts


Harriss DR, Marsh KA, Birmingham AT and Hill SJ.  Muscarinic M3 receptor mediated phosphoinositide hydrolysis in human cultured detrusor smooth muscle cells.  British Journal of Pharmacology 1994; 112: 458P

Harriss DR, Bates CP and Marsh KA.  Agonist-induced changes in intracellular calcium ion concentration of single human detrusor cells. Journal of Urology 1994; 151: 446A

Wason AM, Harriss DR, McMillan PC, Bishop MC and Ansell ID.  Transrectal ultrasound in follow-up of patients receiving radical radiotherapy for prostate cancer.  British Journal of Radiology 1994; 67: 85

Henley M, Harriss DR and Bishop MC.  Cystitis associated with tiaprofenic acid (Surgam); a survey of British and Irish urologists. British Journal of Urology  1996; 77 (Suppl.  1): 13

Chua CB, Harriss DR, Marsh KA and Bates CP.  Histamine-induced inositol phosphate responses in detrusor smooth muscle cells. Journal of Urology 1997; 157 (Suppl): 173

Chua CB, Harriss DR, Marsh KA and Hill SJ.  Desensitisation of muscarinic and histamine receptor responses in human detrusor smooth muscle.  British Journal of Urology 1997; 80: 163

Chua CB, Harriss DR, Marsh KA and Hill SJ.  Detrusor instability - is it due to defective receptor desensitisation?  British Journal of Urology 1997; 79 (Suppl. 4): 58

Chua CB, Harriss DR, Marsh KA.  Hill SJ and Bates CP.  Effect of darifenacin on muscarinic responses in normal and unstable detrusor smooth muscle cells. Neurourol.  Urodyn. 1997; 16: 355-6

Chua CB, Harriss DR, Marsh KA, Hill SJ and Bates CP.  Muscarinic M3 receptor desensitisation in normal and unstable detrusors.  Neurourol. Urodyn. 1997; 16: 357

Chua CB, Harriss DR, Marsh KA, Hill SJ & Bates CP. Histamine-induced inositol phosphate response in detrusor smooth muscle cells. Journal of Urology 1997; 157 suppl: 173

Chua CB, Harriss DR, Marsh KA & Hill SJ. Rapid desensitization of muscarinic M3 but not histamine H1 receptors in primary human detrusor smooth muscle cells. British Journal of Pharmacology 1997; 122 suppl: 52P

Chua CB, Mann GS, Harriss DR and Hill SJ. Desensitization of muscarinic M3- and histamine H1-receptor mediated calcium responses in human detrusor smooth muscle. British Journal of Urology 1998; 82: 158-159

Grant LA, Cole O and Harriss DR.  Audit of the success of the two week cancer referral scheme.  BJU Int  2001 88  Suppl 1, 17

Letters and Case Reports

Harriss DR and Beechey-Newman N. Torsion of an undescended testis (case report). British Journal of Urology 1990; 66: 552

Harriss DR and Graham TR. Management of Intercostal Drains (Letter). British Medical Journal 1990; 301: 1165

Harriss DR
and Graham TR.  Intercostal Drain Management: A Matter for Debate (Letter). British Journal of Hospital Medicine 1991; 46: 267

Are you prepared to appear in court?
Yes
Court experience
Mr Harriss has previous court experience.
Time frame for delivery of reports
Within twenty working days
Fees (Please provide details of your fee structure - optional)
£250 + VAT per hour for reports
UK regions covered
  • Beds. Herts and Bucks
  • Bristol and Gloucester
  • Cambridgeshire
  • Cheshire
  • Cornwall and Devon
  • Cumbria
  • Dorset and Somerset
  • East Midlands
  • Essex
  • Greater London
  • Greater Manchester
  • Hampshire and Wiltshire
  • Harley Street
  • Herefordshire and Worcestershire
  • Humberside
  • Kent and Essex
  • Lancashire
  • Merseyside
  • Norfolk and Suffolk
  • Northern Ireland
  • Northumberland and Durham
  • Scotland
  • Stoke, Staffs and Cheshire
  • Surrey and Sussex
  • Thames Valley
  • Wales - North
  • Wales - South
  • Warwickshire
  • West Midlands
  • Yorkshire - North
  • Yorkshire - South
  • Yorkshire - West
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