Mr Thomas Aust

Mr Thomas Aust

Consultant Gynaecological Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Murrayfield Hospital Wirral

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Thomas Aust at Spire include:


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Professional profile

I am a consultant Gynaecological surgeon specialising in minimally invasive (keyhole) surgery. After completing my Obstetrics and Gynaecology training in the Mersey region and obtaining my MD (Doctor of Medicine) thesis at the University of Liverpool, I spent two years as a Gynaecologic Laparoscopic Fellow in Sydney, Australia.

I specialise in dealing with conditions causing pelvic pain, heavy periods and infertility such as endometriosis, adhesions and fibroids. I also treat vaginal prolapse using keyhole techniques to place permanent mesh within the abdomen.

I perform laparoscopic excision of endometriosis, laparoscopic hysterectomy and surgery for conditions affecting the fallopian tubes and ovaries. In particular I deal with more severe rectovaginal endometriosis in collaboration with a colo-rectal surgeon.

I manage couples with infertility having completed two years as a fellow in the reproductive medicine unit at Liverpool Women's hospital.

At Alder Hey Children's hospital I perform laparoscopic operations for pelvic pain, ovarian cysts and congenital malformations of the uterus and vagina.

I am involved in teaching medical students, junior doctors and paramedical staff in gynaecology, laparoscopic surgery and obstetric emergencies.

Clinical Interests

Gynaecology and/or obstetrics
Assisted conception
Laparoscopic surgery
Menstrual disorders
Post menopausal problems
Reproductive health

Private contact details

Private secretary Tracey Kearns
Private secretary telephone 07762 165656
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Qualification and professional memberships

MB ChB / University of Liverpool / 1998
Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery

MD / University of Liverpool / 1998
Doctor of Medicine

Professional memberships

Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Member of the British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy
Member of the British Society of Urogynaecologists
Member of the British Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecologists
Member of the American Association of Gynaecological Laparoscopists

Professional leadership

I am one of the laparoscopic surgeons at the Wirral Endometriosis Centre at Arrowe Park Hospital.
I am an Honorary Consultant in Paediatric Gynaecological Surgery at Alder Hey Children's hospital.

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Wirral University Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Honorary Consultant Gynaecological Surgeon, Alder Hey Children's Hospital

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Personal Profile

Most of my spare time is spent with my wife and two sons aged 7 and 5. I am a keen cyclist, whether on or off-road, and love to tinker with my collection of bikes when the weather stops me riding them!

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