He performed the first laparoscopic partial nephrectomy using a novel green dye to highlight the tumour borders in the UK. He is one of the highest volume renal surgeons in the UK, particularly for robotic surgery.
His other specialist interest is male factor fertility, and has published many original scientific articles in this area. He is trained in microsurgery and performs high volumes of sperm retrieval procedure, reversal of vasectomies and varicocoele procedures. Steve has a keen interest in education and has been awarded a certificate of education from the University of Dundee. He is an honorary lecturer and is involved in teaching and lecturing of medical students as well as health professionals.