Mr Veluppillai Vathanan

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
MBBS, MS, MRCOG, DFSRH, PG Dip in Specialist US Scanning

Practising at

Spire Thames Valley Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Veluppillai Vathanan at Spire include:

Gynaecology at Spire Thames Valley Hospital

Other treatments

  • Endometriosis
  • Menstrual disorders
  • Miscarriage

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Professional profile

I am an experienced gynaecologist with more than 13 years of experience in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. After completing my initial and postgraduate training in Sri Lanka, I moved to the UK in 2004 and completed my specialty training in London Deanery. I am currently working as a consultant in obstetrics and gynaecology in Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals.

I have undergone advanced training in minimal access surgery and early pregnancy and acute gynaecology management at the Imperial College Healthcare and Chelsea and Westminster Hospitals. I was also trained in advanced laparoscopic management of endometriosis at Chelsea and Westminster Endometriosis centre. I completed a postgraduate diploma in gynaecology ultrasound scanning from King’s College, London. I am currently the lead Consultant for early pregnancy and acute gynaecology services at Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospital.

I offer evidence-based advanced care in the management of early pregnancy, acute gynaecology complications, management of recurrent miscarriages, transvaginal ultrasound scanning for gynaecology and early pregnancy (including 3D scanning), advanced laparoscopic surgery including laparoscopic management of ectopic pregnancy, ovarian cysts, endometriosis, fibroid removal, chronic pelvic pain, hysterectomy, hysteroscopic surgeries including resection of fibroids.

Clinical Interests

Early pregnancy and acute gynaecology complications. Early pregnancy management including 3D ultrasound scanning. Laparoscopy (key hole) surgery. Hysteroscopic surgery. Endometriosis. Chronic pelvic pain. Menstrual disorders . Recurrent miscarriage. Minimal access surgery.

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Member of Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Diplomate of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health Care
Member of British society for Gynaecological Endoscopy
Member of International Society for Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Personal Profile

I am married with two children.

I can converse fluently in Tamil and Sinhala along with English.

I spend my free time with my kids and like travelling, playing badminton, listening to classical music, and walking. I am involved in many charities and currently actively involved in helping orphans affected by the ethnic conflict in Sri Lanka.

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Private contact details

Telephone 07480 620214

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