Mr Ahmed  Elattar

Mr Ahmed Elattar

Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

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:


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Professional profile

I have more than 20 years experience in his speciality. I completed training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Egypt where I worked as a lecturer, Assistant Professor and gained a wide experience in general Gynaecology. I moved to UK and completed MD in ovarian cancer research in Newcastle University and completed training in colposcopy in Northern Gynaecological Oncology Centre (Gateshead). I then completed my subspecialty training in Gynaecological cancer in Pan Birmingham Gynaecological cancer centre and was appointed as NHS consultant in the same centre.

I have an interest in ovarian cancer and key hole 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 (Key hole) surgery. I worked as a Key hole surgery fellow for 2 years, obtained a Diploma in the subject from Auvergne University (France) and further developed skills and techniques of key hole surgery in women 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-specialises in 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 includes; Ovarian cancer surgery; Laparoscopic surgery; Cervical cancer; Cvarian cysts; Pelvic masses; Colposcopy; Smear abnormalities; Preinvasive cancer; Uterine cancer & Recurrent cancer.

Clinical Interests

Gynaecology and/or obstetrics
Gynaecological cancer
Laparoscopic surgery
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 Pan Birmingham Gynaecological Cancer Centre, Birmingham City Hospital. 

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Research and Publication


Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

International Journal of Gynaecological Cancer


British journal of cancer

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Private contact details

Private secretary Yasmin Khan
Private secretary telephone 07866 009874
Private secretary fax 0121 507 5430
Private secretary email