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- Gynaecological oncology
I did all of my training in General Obstetrics and Gynaecology in the UK and I became accredited in General Gynaecology in 2004 after finishing the South West Thames rotation scheme. During my training I spent an extra year as a Fellow in Laparoscopic Surgery in Worthing. After becoming a Specialist in Gynaecology, I completed a three years sub-specialty training programme in Gynaecological Oncology at Guilford and Middlesbrough. I was appointed as a Consultant in Gynaecology and Gynaecological Oncology in Hull in August 2007.
I have considerable experience in surgical gynaecology for benign and malignant diseases. My principal areas of expertise are in gynaecological cancer care, smear problems, colposcopy and laparoscopic / hysteroscopic techniques. Other areas of my expertise include investigation of pelvic pain, post-menopausal bleeding, menopause and management of ovarian cysts and heavy periods.
I am a registered specialist in gynaecology and sub-specialist in gynaecological oncology by the UK General Medical Council. I also hold certification in laparoscopic surgery from the RCOG and colposcopy certification by the BSCCP.
Areas of interest
Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Smear problems, Colposcopy (examination of cervix and vagina); Gynaecological oncology; hysteroscopy; hysterectomy; post-menopausal bleeding; heavy periods; gynaecological cancer
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Gerard Purdy Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant in Gynaecological Oncology.Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
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