Mr Ahmed  Elattar

Mr Ahmed Elattar

Gynaecologist
MBBCh, MSc, MD

Practising at

Spire Little Aston Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Ahmed Elattar at Spire include:

Gynaecology

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Professional profile

I have more than 20 years of experience in gynaecology. I completed training in obstetrics and gynaecology in Egypt where I worked as a lecturer and an Assistant Professor and gained a wide range of experience in general gynaecology. I moved to the UK and completed my MD in ovarian cancer research at Newcastle University and completed training in colposcopy in the Northern Gynaecological Oncology Centre (Gateshead). I then completed my subspecialty training in gynaecological cancer at the Pan Birmingham Gynaecological Cancer Centre and was appointed as an NHS Consultant in the same centre.

I have an interest in ovarian cancer and keyhole surgery. I have published many international publications studying the role of surgery in ovarian cancer as well as its biology. In addition to my interest in ovarian cancer surgery (debulking), I also have a special interest in laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery. I worked as a keyhole surgery fellow for two years, obtained a diploma in the subject from Auvergne University (France) and further developed skills and techniques of keyhole surgery in women's cancers.

I continue to be active in cancer research and I am a reviewer for a number of national and international journals and for the Cochrane Collaboration.

My sub-speciality sits within gynaecological cancer surgery, but I have wide experience in surgery for benign gynaecological conditions such as fibroids, endometriosis and period abnormalities.

My areas of interests include; ovarian cancer surgery, laparoscopic surgery, cervical cancer, ovarian cysts, pelvic masses, colposcopy, smear abnormalities, preinvasive cancer, uterine cancer and recurrent cancer.

Clinical Interests

Colposcopy
Endometriosis
Gynaecology and/or obstetrics
Gynaecological cancer
Hysteroscopy
Laparoscopic surgery
Menorrhagia
Menstrual disorders
Post menopausal problems

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Qualification and professional memberships

MD / University of Newcastle upon Tyne / 2011
Doctor of Medicine
Postgraduate doctor degree based on ovarian cancer research project


Professional memberships

A member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (RCOG)
A member of the British Society of Cervical Cytology & Pathology (BSCCP)
A member of the British Society of Gynaecologic Endoscopy (BSGE)
A member of the International Society of Gynaecologic Cancer (ISGC)
A member of the European Society of Gynaecologic Oncology (ESGO)
A member of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL)

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Current NHS posts

Gynaecological Oncologist at the Pan Birmingham Gynaecological Cancer Centre, Birmingham City Hospital. 

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Research and Publication


Articles

Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

International Journal of Gynaecological Cancer

Gene

British journal of cancer

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Private contact details

Telephone 0121 580 7119
Email Dr.ahmed.elattar@outlook.com
Private secretary Yasmin Khan
Private secretary telephone 07866 009874
Private secretary fax 0121 507 5430
Private secretary email Yasmin.khan@nhs.net