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I have 15 years experience as a Consultant Gynaecologist. My areas of specialisation in addition to general gynaecology are Urogynsecology and menopause.
I specialise in vaginal reconstruction including laparoscopic (keyhole) reconstruction.
Areas of interest
General Gynaecology; Urogynaecology; Vaginal reconstruction surgery; Urinary incontinence investigation; Incontinence surgery (TVT); Laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery; Laparoscopic prolapse surgery; Menopause; Endometrial resection; Hysterectomy; Vaginal prolapse; Female sterilisation;
- Shelley Whitbourn
- Nuffield Health Chichester Hospital Broyle Road CHICHESTER PO19 6WB
- 01243 753019
- 01243 532244
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecology
Western Sussex Hospitals Foundation NHS Trust
1."Inadeqate repeatability of the 1-hour pad test: the need for a new incontinence outcome measure."; 2001.
2."Use of the Dowell Bryant Incontinence cost Index as a post-treatment outcome measure after non-surgical therapy."; 2001.
3."The relative incidence of detrusor instability and bacterial Cystitis detected on the urodynamic-test day."; 2000.
- MBBS London 1987
- FRCOG RCOG 2009
- Urogynaecolgy fellowship St.George Hospital, Sydney, Australia 1998
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.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Shelley Whitbourn (Medical Secretary)
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Diagnostic endoscopic examination of bladder (flexible cystoscopy) including any biopsy - (1-5)
Anterior +/- posterior colporrhaphy (including primary repair of enterocele) (including cystoscopy) - (1-5)
Hysteroscopy (including biopsy, dilatation, +/- cauterisation, curettage and resection of polyp(s) +/- Mirena coil insertion) - (1-5)
Endometrial biopsy or aspiration - (1-5)
Insertion of suburethral tape sling (e.g. TOT or TVT) +/- administration of local anaesthetic by operating surgeon (including cystoscopy) - (1-5)
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