Ramnath Subramaniam, Consultant Paediatric Urologist

Ramnath Subramaniam
Specialist in reconstructive and minimally invasive urology including Hypospadias, DSD, bladder reconstruction, Urinary incontinence due to spina bifida or non neurogenic origin, endoscopic procedures including correction of vesicoureteric reflux and assessment of voiding dysfunction including urodynamics. Prof. Subramaniam is leading the development of training programs in Robotics and is an ORSI recognised expert and faculty member for skills laboratory in Robotic procedures within Paediatric Urology. 
Prof. Subramaniam has a keen interest in the educational aspects of Paediatric Urology and postgraduate training of doctors and nurses. He regularly conducts training courses such as COPU (Course in Operative Paediatric Urology).  

Prof. Subramaniam is involved in Regenerative medicine research at University of Leeds in collaboration with Jack Birch Unit of Molecular Carcinogenesis at University of York. Mr. Subramaniam has been awarded the title of Professor at University of Ghent in 2017 and Hon Clinical Associate Professor, University of Leeds in 2013.  


  • Professor, University of Ghent since 2017
  • Hon Clinical Associate Professor, University of Leeds since 2013
  • Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust including Leeds General Infirmary and St. James University Hospital
  • Spire Hospital, Roundhay Leeds
  • Nuffield Healthcare, Leeds
  • York District Hospital, Foundation NHS trust
  • Friarage Hospital, SouthTees Foundation NHS trust, Northallerton
  • Harrogate District Hospital
  • Bradford Teaching Hospitals, Foundation NHS trust
  • Educational Committee of European Society of Paediatric Urology(Chairman since 2008)
  • Specialist Advisor to the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE)
  • Clinical Innovation Associate, Innovation and Knowledge centre at University of Leeds(2014)


  • Batchelor of Medicine and Batchelor of Surgery (MBBS; Bombay University)
  • Master of Surgery (MS - Gen Surgery; Bombay University)
  • Master of Chirurgie (MCh - Paediatrics; Bombay University)
  • Fellow of Royal college of Surgeons in Ireland (FRCSI)
  • Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS - Paediatrics) 
  • Fellow of Academy of Medicine in Singapore (FAMS – Paediatrics)
  • Fellow of European Association of Paediatric Urology (FEAPU)
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Education (University of Leeds)
  • PhD, University of Ghent, Belgium