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- Reproductive medicine
Preetkiron Bhal is a Consultant Gynaecologist with a special interest in urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, heavy menstrual bleeding, early pregnancy problems and infertility. Mr. Bhal is an expert in advanced vaginal and laparoscopic surgery.
He trained at University of Wales College of Medicine Cardiff and qualified in 1989. Mr. Bhal acquired his post graduate training in South Wales during which he also completed his MD Thesis in The Role of Power Doppler Ultrasonography in Reproductive Medicine. He was appointed in his current post as Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in Cardiff in 2003.
Mr. Bhal offers a comprehensive service for the investigation (e.g. Cystoscopy/Urodynamics) and treatment (e.g. TVT/Colposuspension/Botox/Tibial Nerve Stimulation) of urinary incontinence, as well as complex prolapse or pelvic floor surgery (e.g. sacrocoplopexy/sacrospinous fixation) including laparoscopic urogynaecological surgery. He has experience in uterine preserving prolapse surgery and the management of synthetic vaginal mesh related problems. He leads a multidisciplinary team in Cardiff which has strived to deliver the best available care for women presenting with urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse in South Wales. During his career he was privileged to do a sabbatical at the Urogynaecology Unit at King’s College Hospital London with the world renowned expert in Urogynaecology, Professor Linda Cardozo.
In addition, he has an expertise in infertility, early pregnancy problems, endometriosis and abnormal/heavy menstrual bleeding. The management of obstetric perineal injuries is another area of expertise which was developed by Mr. Bhal within the urogynaecology service in Cardiff.
Mr. Bhal has continued with his passion for research and evidence based medicine and has presented work at numerous meetings both nationally and internationally. He is married to Nadia and they have four children.
Areas of interest
Urogynaecology; Incontinence (urine / faeces); Prolapse or pelvic floor surgery; Infertility and assisted conception; Sub-fertility (male); Menstrual disorders (menorrhagia);Recurrent miscarriages;Early pregnancy problems; Obstetric Perineal trauma
- Kath Frost
- Infiniti Healthcare Ltd 3 Ash Tree Court Woodsy Close Pontprennau CARDIFF CF23 8RW
- 0333 800 8082
- 0333 800 8083
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
- Infiniti Healthcare
- Spire Consultant profile - Preetkiron Bhal
- DrAlia UK - Preetkiron Bhal
- Consultant Profile Ash Tree Private Medical Clinic
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant in Urogynaecology & Reproductive Medicine
University Hospital of Wales
Cardiff & Vale UHB
The use of Doppler ultrasonography in infertility & gynaecology.
Advancement of vaginal surgery for benign gynaecological conditions.
Laparoscopic & uterine preserving prolapse surgery.
The role of peripheral neuromodulation in urinary incontinence.
Ambulatory/outpatient treatment for stress urinary incontinence.
Field hockey was one of his previous passions, these days his main sporting activity is swimming.
Mr. Bhal is married to Nadia and they have four children. Also enjoys travelling and expanding his culinary horizons. In the midst of all this his most enjoyable past time is spending time with his family.
1. Chairman’s Quality Awards 2005 from Cardiff & Vale NHS Trust - A multidisciplinary approach to continence care in the Gynaecology Directorate
2. Changing lives quality award 2009 from Cardiff & vale uHB - Physiotherapy Uro-Gynaecology rehabilitation pathway
English, Malay, Punjabi
Courses offered to GPs
I am happy to offer talks or course on any aspect of gynaecology in particular Infertility, Urogynaecology and Menstrual disturbance.
- MBBCh University of Wales College of Medicine 1989
- MRCOG Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists 1995
- MD University of Wales 2001
- FRCOG Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists 2007
- Sabbatical in Urogynaecology Kings College Hospital 2006
Details of entry to specialist register
- CCST, 1999
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
International Urogynaecology Association
International Continence Society
British Society of Urogynaecology
British Fertility Society
Welsh Obstetrician & Gynaecologists Society
- Ash Tree Clinic 3 Ash Tree Court Woodsy Close...
- 18:00 - 21:30
- 0333 800 8082
- Cardiff Bay Clinic, CF11 0SN
- 17:30 - 20:30
- 029 2083 6700
- Spire Cardiff Hospital, CF23 8XL
- 17:00 - 20:30
- 0333 800 8082
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
or via switchboard in Spire/Vale/University Hospital of Wales