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Mr Ian Walsh

Consultant Urologist

GMC No. 3199534 / IMC 424264
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Mr Ian Walsh, a Urologist and Senior Lecturer at Kingsbridge Private Hospital, Maypole Pelvic Clinic and Queen’s University Belfast/Oxford University and now resident Urologist at Kingsbridge Private Hospital Sligo and Letterkenny.

Mr Ian Walsh, a Urologist and Senior Lecturer at Kingsbridge Private Hospital, Maypole Pelvic Clinic and Queen’s University Belfast/Oxford University and now resident Urologist at Kingsbridge Private Hospital Sligo and Letterkenny.

Mr Walsh was Assistant Professor of Urology at the University of California, where he completed a subspecialty Fellowship in Reconstructive and Neuro-Urology before returning to Belfast. Prior to this, he trained in Northwest England, Northern Ireland and USA (Urology Fellowships in Chicago, Boston and Miami).

His subspecialty areas of expertise include functional urology, sexual dysfunction, urinary incontinence and bladder dysfunction, psychosexual medicine, neurourology, human factors, patient safety, cognition, arts in medicine and qualitative research (for which he was awarded a Master of Science degree with distinction). He has produced two theses and circa 130 publications. He has been conferred Senior Fellowship of The Higher Education Authority and is a Fellow of The Royal Society of Arts.

Mr Walsh is Chairman of the Scientific Committee of the Irish Association of Sexual Medicine and a founding member of the British Association of Urological Surgeons Society for Female, Neurological and Urodynamic Urology; as well as Editor of both The Journal of Psychosexual Medicine and Healthcare. He leads both Healthcare Human Factors in N. Ireland and Medical Humanities at Queen’s University Belfast and is a senior Council Member of The Institute of Psychosexual Medicine.


Clinical Senior Lecturer at Queen’s University Belfast
Clinical Tutor at Oxford University

Personal profile

Mr Walsh is a professional musician (classically trained multi- instrumentalist) and works as a music producer. He is also a professional writer, with both fiction and nonfiction amongst his published works. He is a Fellow of The Royal Society of Arts..



GMC No. 3199534

Additional Training

Professional bodies (Positions held in last 3 years)

GMC Specialist Register (Urology)

Member of British Association of Urological Surgeons

Member of Institute of Psychosexual Medicine

Scientific Chair of Irish Association of Psychosexual Medicine

Fellow of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Glasgow

Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Senior Fellow of Higher Education Authority

British Medical Association

Ulster Medical Society

Chair of Healthcare Human Factors NI

The Balint Society

Renal Arts Group

Chair of Transatlantic Arts

Humanities and Healthcare

Irish Society of Urology

Board of Directors Arts Care NI

Royal Society of Arts


Walsh IK. Physical Aspects of the Sex Response.

Introduction to Psychosexual Medicine, 3rd Edition, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group 2019

Carswell C, Noble HR, Walsh IK, Reid J. Visual Arts-Based Interventions for Hospitalised Patients with Cancer: A Systematic Literature review.

British Journal of Healthcare Management 2018 24 (12), 611-16.

Walsh I, Quinn J, Spencer A, Noble H. AnArtomy: Arts, Anatomy and Medicine – Human Beings Being Human.

MedEdPublish, 2018, 7, [3], 66  

Walsh IK. Medicine and Humanities: Human Beings Being Human.

IPMJ 2017; 72: 13-17

Walsh IK, Murphy P. Healtheatre: Drama and Medicine in Concert.

Healthcare 2017. 5, 37

Editorial: Mindfulness in Healthcare. Healthcare Oct 2020

Complex arts-based interventions for patients receiving haemodialysis: A realist review. Arts and Health 2020

Treatments and areas of interest

  • Sexual dysfunction - male and female
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Bladder problems
  • Urinary problems
  • Psychosexual dysfunction
  • Medicolegal services

Kingsbridge Private Hospital Sligo
Ray MacSharry Road, Gardenhill, Sligo, Co. Sligo, F91XO54

Kingsbridge Private Hospital at Maypole
5-7 Shore Rd, Holywood, BT18 9XH

Kingsbridge Private Hospital Letterkenny
Scally Place, Justice Walsh Rd, Letterkenny,

Kingsbridge Private Hospital
811-815 Lisburn Road, Belfast, BT9 7GX

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