Dr Coxon qualified in 1997, at Oxford University. He has been a GP partner in Brighton since 2009. He also works one day a week as a Clinical Assistant in Urology, for Brighton and Sussex Universities NHS Trust, and one day as a Speciality Doctor in the Gender Identity Clinic in London. In addition, he runs a Gender and Sexual Medicine clinic at the Nuffield Health Hospital in Brighton.
Before switching to general practice, he pursued a Urology career path, mainly as a Research Fellow at St George’s Hospital. Alongside clinical work, his prostate cancer research was published in the British Journal of Urology amongst other publications and led to an MD thesis. He also worked in a team carrying out several trials on medications for erectile dysfunction.
He has also completed an extensive training programme under the European School of Sexual Medicine and acquired his Fellowship of the European Committee of Sexual Medicine (FECSM) qualification. He is President of the British Society for Sexual Medicine Association and Secretary of the Primary Care Urological Society. He sits on the committee of the Primary Care Testosterone Advisory Group, and on the editorial board for the journal Trends in Urology & Men’s Health.
Dr Coxon has spoken regularly for the charity Prostate Cancer UK at Primary Care Masterclasses around the country and given presentations on aspects of prostate disease and sexual medicine at various other events across the UK.