Mr Wai Gin Lee

Dr Wai Gin (Don) Lee


Consultant Surgeon

Mr Wai Gin (Don) Lee (he/him), completed his urological training in Australia followed by sub-specialty training in Andrology and Penile Reconstruction at the Institute of Urology, University College London Hospital as the recipient of an Australasian Urological Foundation Travelling Fellowship. He was invited to join the department as a consultant urological surgeon and andrologist upon completion of his fellowship.

His practice encompasses all aspects of male sexual health including erectile dysfunction, male infertility and peyronie’s disease. He has a specialist interest in penile prosthetic surgery and penile reconstruction (phalloplasty) for genital gender affirmation surgery and for individuals assigned male at birth.

He serves on the executive committee (board) of the European and British Societies for Sexual Medicine (ESSM and BSSM). He is the co-chair for the International Society for Sexual Medicine Scientific Review Committee and serves on the Editorial Board of the Video Journal of Sexual Medicine. Teaching is a passion of his and he enjoys sharing his experience as faculty at the European School of Urology and as invited faculty at national and international conferences. He also jointly chairs the North Central London Andrology Working Group.

He has published multiple peer-reviewed research articles and book chapters. Additionally, he is an invited reviewer for European Urology, Journal of Urology, BJU International, Journal of Sexual Medicine and the International Journal of Impotence Research, among others.

Read more

Hospital Locations

Royal Free Hospital

Year qualified


Country of qualification

New Zealand

Languages spoken





  • International, European and British Societies for Sexual Medicine (ISSM, ESSM and BSSM)
  • British Association of Urological Surgeons (BAUS)
  • EAU Section of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons (ESGURS)
  • World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH)
  • British Association of Gender Identity Specialists (BAGIS)
  • British Medical Association (BMA)
  • European Association of Urology (EAU)
  • American Urological Association (AUA)
  • Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand (USANZ)
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)

Registration and licensing


Procedures offered

  • Circumcision
  • Congenital penile curvature correction
  • Correction of penile curvature from Peyronie’s disease
  • Epidididymectomy
  • Epididymal cyst excision
  • Epididymo-vasostomy
  • Frenuloplasty
  • Hydrocoele repair
  • Insertion of penile prosthesis – inflatable or malleable
  • Insertion of testicular prosthesis
  • Lue procedure
  • Meatoplasty
  • Meatotomy
  • Metoidioplasty
  • Microsurgical denervation of spermatic cord
  • Micro-TESE
  • Nesbit’s procedure
  • Orchidectomy
  • Orchidopexy
  • Peno-scrotal surgery
  • Phalloplasty
  • Preputioplasty
  • Reversal of circumcision
  • Revision of penile prosthesis – inflatable or malleable
  • Revision of testicular prosthesis
  • TESE
  • Transmasculine gender affirmation surgery
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy reversal (vaso-vasostomy)

Clinical interests

  • Buried penis
  • Chronic male pelvic pain syndrome
  • Climacturia
  • Ejaculatory dysfunction
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Gender incongruence/gender affirmation surgery
  • Male infertility
  • Male sexual health
  • Penile rehabilitation post-prostatectomy/radiotherapy for prostate cancer
  • Peyronie’s disease
  • Premature ejaculation

Research interests

  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Male sexual health
  • Peyronie’s disease
  • Gender incongruence/gender affirmation surgery

Dr Wai Gin (Don) Lee, Consultant Surgeon is available to be seen for consultations at Royal Free London