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Mr Stephen Porter

Obstetrics and gynaecology

 

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Last updated: 16 Apr 2020

Specialises in

  • Gynaecology
  • Obstetrics

About me

I graduated from St George’s Hospital Medical ‘school, London University in 1992. I then undertook postgraduate training in some of the leading centres in the country before being appointed as a Consultant in 2004 in London. I become a member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologist in 2001 and was elected as a fellow (FRCOG) in 2013. In 2012 I was awarded a post graduate diploma (distinction) from the University of Surrey, for advanced endoscopic (key hole) gynaecology. I moved up North in 2006 and fell in love with Yorkshire. I have been a Consultant at Airedale Hospital since then. I am the lead for minimal access surgery and gynaecological cancer.

Although my particular expertise is pelvic pain, endometriosis and laparoscopic surgery I have a broad gynaecological practice and have the experience and expertise to treat menstrual problems, fibroids, ovarian cysts, PMS, menopause, prolapse in the absence of incontinence and early gynaecological cancers. I also have subspecialist training in colposcopy.

I strive to ensure that all of my patients are given the time to discuss their concerns and to understand all of the treatment options available to them. In 2018, I won the Primrose best doctor award. This is an Endometriosis UK local charity that provides prizes to healthcare professionals based on patient nominations.

In 2016, I was awarded a Master of Law (LLM) degree from the University of London. I am frequently called upon to be an expert witness.

I'm an Arsenal supporter.
When I’m not at work, I spend time with my family and enjoy walking in the Yorkshire countryside. I also enjoy travelling and experiencing new cultures. I keep fit by running and spending time in my local gym. I love reading and like all things historical from antiquity to the modern age. I also am involved in a number of charities that help children from under privileged backgrounds achieve their aspirations

Areas of interest

Pelvic pain; Endometriosis; Key-hole surgery expert; Heavy menstrual bleeding; Intermenstrual bleeding; Post coital bleeding; Colposcopy; Cryotherapy:Endometrial and Cervical polyps; Menopause; Hysteroscopy; Hysteroscopic surgery; Endometrial ablation; Myomectomy; ;
Prolapse repair surgery treatments; Vaginal hysterectomy; Abdominal hysterectomy; Total laparoscopic hysterectomy; Laparoscopic subtotal hysterectomy; Sterilisation; Ovarian cysts; Early gynaecological cancer surgery; Ovarian cancer-risk reducing surgery
Labial surgery.

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Procedures completed

  • Q0790

    Laparoscopic total hysterectomy (+/- oophorectomy) +/- ureterolysis - (1-5)

    Ramsay Yorkshire Clinic (1-5)

  • P2730

    Colposcopy (+/- biopsy, polypectomy or vulvoscopy) - (1-5)

    Ramsay Yorkshire Clinic (1-5)

  • Q1701

    Laparoscopic excision of endometriosis, +/-ureterolysis - (1-5)

    Ramsay Yorkshire Clinic (1-5)

  • Q1800

    Hysteroscopy (including biopsy, dilatation, +/- cauterisation, curettage and resection of polyp(s) +/- Mirena coil insertion) - (1-5)

    Ramsay Yorkshire Clinic (1-5)

  • Q1700

    Therapeutic hysteroscopic operations on uterus (including endometrial ablation excluding microwave or radiofrequency ablation) +/- Mirena coil insertion - (1-5)

    Ramsay Yorkshire Clinic (1-5)

  • Q0230

    Cauterisation of lesion of cervix uteri (+/- loop diathermy, colposcopy or polypectomy) - (1-5)

  • P2230

    Posterior colporrhaphy - (1-5)

    Ramsay Yorkshire Clinic (1-5)

  • P2000

    Excision of lesion of vagina (e.g. warts and cysts) - (1-5)

    Ramsay Yorkshire Clinic (1-5)

  • Q3900

    Laparoscopy (including e.g. puncture of ovarian cysts, +/- biopsy, minor endometriosis, +/-ureterolysis) - (1-5)

    Ramsay Yorkshire Clinic (1-5)

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