Mr Richard Clayton

Consultant Gynaecologist and Gynaecological Oncologist


Specialises in

  • Gynaecological cancer
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Colposcopy for abnormal smears
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Endometriosis

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I am a Consultant Gynaecologist and accredited as a sub-specialty trained surgeon in gynaecological oncology by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

My research degree (MD) studied potential novel treatments for endometriosis. During this time I was trained to an advanced level in laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery.

General Medical Council Number: C3476433

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Richard Clayton at Spire include:


Other treatments

Gynaecological oncology: ovarian, endometrial, cervical and vulval cancer (subspecialty accredited). Laparoscopic surgery (keyhole surgery), Endometriosis, Ovarian cysts, Colposcopy for abnormal smears (BSCCP accredited), Vulval problems, Menstrual problems, Hysteroscopy, Post menopausal bleeding, General gynaecology, Prophylactic surgery for familial ovarian / endometrial cancer.

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Additional information

Mb ChB / Leeds University / 1990
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCOG / RCOG / 1996
Membership of Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London

MD / Leeds University / 2003
Doctor of Medicine

Consultant Gynaecologist and Gynaecological Oncologist, St Mary’s Hospital, Manchester and Christie Hospital, Manchester

Private secretary Emily Payne
Private secretary telephone 0161 933 7919
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