- Fee assured
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- Reproductive medicine
- Sexual and reproductive healthcare
- Video and telephone consultations
I am lead for gynaecological services, minimal access surgery and endometriosis centre at UHNM. I have started the advanced laparoscopic surgery at UHNM and also set up North Staffordshire Endometriosis centre which has national accreditation (British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy). I have set up a multidisciplinary team with colorectal and urology and pain team specialist.
I have trained in advanced laparoscopic and hysteroscopic and robotic surgery in benign gynaecology. I completed Diploma in Advanced Gynaecological Endoscopy from University of Surrey in 2010. I am also trained in robotic surgery and completed Masters of Surgery in Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery from Anglia Ruskin University in 2015. I was awarded a fellowship (FRCOG) from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) in London. I am trained in performing gynaecological ultrasound and have received accreditation from RCOG.
Areas of interest
Minimal access / invasive surgery; Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Gynaecology; Reproductive medicine; Recurrent Miscarriage; Pelvic pain; Endometriosis; Heavy menstrual Bleeding; Polycystic ovarian disease; fibroids; Infertility; vaginal Surgery; Key hole Hysterectomy/ Myomectomy; Ovarian cysts
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Rahul Kumar Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
University Hospital of North Midlands
Royal Stoke university Hospital
Stoke on Trent
I am the Divisional Research Lead at University Hospital of North Midlands. I am the Lead /Chief investigator for single centre (UHNM) randomised controlled trial – laparoscopic excision/ablation of mild to moderate endometriosis with helium thermal coagulation compared with electro-diathermy: a randomised controlled trial. This has been funded by National Institute of Health Research (Research for patient benefits). This is a 3 year study (started in February 2014).
The total funding received is £236000. UKCRN ID 15332.
I am a co-investigator for the MEDAL study (CLRN portfolio).
I am co-investigator for the FEMME (treating fibroids with embolization or myomectomy to measure the effect on QoL).
I am the principal investigator for PRECISE study. This is a commercial study evaluating the use of Ullipristal Acetate (ESMYA) in treating fibroids.
I am the principal investigator for RESPONSE study at UHNM. This is a commercial study in collaboration with Birmingham Trials Unit.
I enjoy sports and painting
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Hindi - Fluent
- Bengali - Fluent
British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (BJOG, April 2020)
Laparoscopic ablation or excision with helium thermal coagulator versus electro diathermy for the treatment of mild to moderate endometriosis: randomised controlled trial
Courses offered to GPs
- Diploma in Advanced Gynaecological Endoscopy University of Surrey 2010
- FRCOG RCOG 2015
- Diploma in Advanced gynaecological Endoscopy University of Surrey 2010
- MRCOG RCOG 2003
- Masters in Minimal Access and Robotic Surgery Anglia Ruskin University 2015
- MBBS University of Burdwan 1994
- Robotic Surgery Anglia Ruskin University 2015
- Laparoscopic and Hysteroscopic Surgery University of Surrey 2010
Reference number 5195278
Details of entry to specialist register
- General Medical Council, 2009
Affiliations / memberships
- Nuffield Health North Staffordshire Hospital,...
- 09:00 - 12:30
- 01782 641137
- Rowley Hospital, Stafford
- 09:00 - 13:00
- 01785 332898
Post treatment communication
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