Mathias Winkler MD, FRCS (Urol)

  Mathias Winkler MD, FRCS (Urol)

Professional Statement


Mr Mathias Winkler is a leading consultant urologist in London. Having trained in Germany, New York, and England, he is now at the forefront of his field combining the latest technologies and methods in the treatment of his patients.


Mr Winkler works at some of London's best hospitals, including Charing Cross Hospital, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital and the BUPA Cromwell Hospital.


A dedicated specialist with versatile expertise, some of his main clinical treatments are relating to surgical pelvic oncology, prostate cancer and prostate diseases, pelvic pain and urinary symptoms. As well as writing extensively for peer-reviewed journals, he is also involved in the training of future surgeons. He is dedicated to teaching and training, with the position of trainee programme director for urology in North London, ensuring that his peers and new doctors are trained to a high standard.


Mr Winkler holds a reserach position at the Institute for Global Helath Improvement at Imperial College London, and is a trustee and board director at The Mulberry Centre, a cancer support centre, with a focus on men's health.


Great patient care is of the utmost importance to him and, as a champion of men's health, he aims to make cutting edge treatments more readily accessible.


Specialises in


Prostate cancer and prostate diseases, Urinary symptoms, Urogenital infections
Keyhole Surgery, Pelvic pain, Urological and urothelial cancers,


Research & publications



Alshaker, H., Krell, J., Frampton, A.E., Waxman, J., Blyuss, O., Zaikin, A., Winkler, M., et al. (2014) Leptin induces upregulation of sphingosine kinase 1 in oestrogen receptor-negative breast cancer via Src family kinase-mediated, janus kinase 2-independent pathway. Breast Cancer Res, Oct 25, 16(5), 426

Dickinson, L., Ahmed, H.U., Kirkham, A.P., Allen, C., Freeman, A., Barber, J., Hindley, R.G., Leslie, T., Ogden, C., Persad, R., Winkler, M.H., Emberton, M. (2013) INDEX Study Group. A multi-centre prospective development study evaluating focal therapy using high-intensity focused ultrasound for localised prostate cancer: The INDEX study. Contemp Clin Trials, Sep, 36(1), 68-80

Dudderidge, T.J., Doyle, P., Mayer, E.K., Taylor, J., Agrawal, S., Stolzenburg, J.U., Winkler, M.H. (2012) Evolution of care pathway for laparoscopic radical prostatectomy. J Endourol, Jun, 26(6), 660-5 

Faure Walker, N.A., Nir, D., Simmons, L., Agrawal, S., Chung, C., Leminski, A., Rashid, T., Shamsuddin, A., Winkler, M. (2015) Using imaging biomarkers to improve the planning of radical prostatectomies. Urol Oncol, Jan, 33(1), 17

Karavitakis, M., Winkler, M., Abel, P., Livni, N., Beckley, I., Ahmed, H.U. (2011) Histological characteristics of the index lesion in whole-mount radical prostatectomy specimens: implications for focal therapy. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis, Mar, 14(1), 46-52




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Primary medical qualifications
State Exam Med 1992 Medizinisch Akademie Magdeburg

2005 FRCS Urol, Intercollegiate Board Exam Urology 
1999 - 2001 MD Bristol Urological Institute and University of Magdeburg: 'Radical prostatectomy in the South of England from 1989 to 2001'

Foreign languages

Specialises in
Germ cell and testicular cancers
Surgery,Urology,Urological and urothelial cancers,

Work Bases

Charing Cross Hospital

15th Floor Thursday Lunchtime

BUPA Cromwell Hospital Thursday am

BMI Syon Clinic Monday evening


Contact Information

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0203- 311-7768,

Fax 0203- 311-1119,

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