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Miss Rahat Khan is an experienced gynaecologist who has a diverse and broad experience in both obstetrics and gynaecology. She spent her childhood in Malta, Rome and UK and received her preliminary education in Malta. She got her primary medical qualification from Karachi and completed her obstetrics and gynaecology training in the South Thames London deanery rotational training programme in the UK. She believes in patient-centred, evidence-based practice. She has publications in peer reviewed journals and has published chapters in text books.
She was appointed as a Consultant at Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust in 2011. She has been Clinical Services Group Lead and Lead Consultant for the labour ward and CNST and has made vast evidence based improvements in clinical services both for obstetrics and gynaecology.
Areas of interest
Polycystic ovaries; menstrual irregularities, heavy periods; recurrent miscarriages; postmenopausal bleeding; vaginal discharge; vulval skin conditions, painful periods; fibroids; cervical ectropion; cervical smears; vaginal swabs; prolapse; ovarian cysts; Mirena coil; laparocopic surgery; prolapse surgery; bartholin's cyst; Fenton's procedure; menopausal symptoms; premenstrual symptoms; endometriosis; urinary problems; abnormal uterine bleeding; infertility investigations; hysteroscopy; treatment of heavy periods
- Deborah Richards
- Rivers Hospital High Wych Road SAWBRIDGEWORTH CM21 0HH
- 01279 602250
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist,
Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust,
Recurrent miscarriages, polycystic ovaries, menstrual problems, postmenopausal problems
BBC website: My TOG article on pregnancy outcome following Bariatric surgery
Trophy/Award of Excellence – 2nd Annual London Deanery Obstetrics and Gynaecology,
Best Oral Communication Award, RCOG 8th International Meeting, Abu Dhabi
Gold Medal by Pakistan Pathology Association- Fourth Year MBBS 1997
Gold Medal & Scholarship
1st class 1st Position (O-levels) 1990
SAARC Gold medal, Certificate of Excellence and the Jewel Girl Child 1990
Main author- Book Obesity, Bariatric and Metabolic surgery by Springer 2015
Chapter- Infertility, Pregnancy and Bariatric surgery (Pages 623-627)
• Physiological changes in pregnancy
Anaesthesia Foundation Years Journal, a peer reviewed Journal, UK, Vol 11, Issue 5
• Intra-Operative cell salvage
Anaesthesia Foundation Years Journal, peer reviewed journal, UK, Vol 11, Issue 5
• Pregnancy outcome following bariatric surgery -
Khan R, Dawlatly B, Chappatte O
The Obstetrician and Gynaecologist 2013; 15:37-43
• Successful term delivery of the second twin after rescue cerclage at 21 weeks with the placenta of the first twin in situ.
R Khan, M Indrees, T Palamarchuk, B Dawlatly
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, UK, Vol 28, Issue 3 April 2008, pages 346-347
• A case of ante-partum uterine rupture in a nulliparous patient with a known uterine anomaly
R. Khan, T Palamarchuk, F Khayat, B Dawlatly
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Volume 28, Issue 6 August 2008, pages 644 - 64
• Daycase management of hypermesis gravidarum: feasibility and clinical efficacy
A O Alalade, R Khan, B Dawlatly
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, UK, Vol 27, Issue 5 July 2007
• Surgical management of chronic tubo-ovarian actinomycosis simulating malignancy
Thamban S, Khan R A, Dawlatly B.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, UK.Issue: Vol 25, No 4/ May 05:408
- MRCOG RCOG, London 2006
- Integrated Leadership Programme Anglia Ruskin university 2016
Reference number 6027677
Details of entry to specialist register
- CCT, 2011
- High Wych RoadSAWBRIDGEWORTHCM21 0HH
- 08:30 - 12:00
- 01279 602250
- Holly House Private HospitalHigh RoadBuckhurst...
- 14:00 - 16:00
- 020 8505 3311
- Queen Anne Street Medical Centre 18-22 Queen...
- 14:00 - 17:00
- 020 7034 3301
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.