Mr Lockyer undertook his medical training at the Royal London Hospital, qualifying in 1993. He subsequently undertook specialist training in Urology in London, Bristol and Southampton, which included a visit to The Cleveland Clinic, funded by the British Urological Foundation. His main clinical interests are in general urology, urological oncology and laparoscopy. Mr Lockyer was appointed as a consultant urological surgeon at UHS NHS Foundation Trust in 2008. He has several publications in research areas including erectile dysfunction and bladder and testicular cancer.