Mr Alex Slack

Consultant Gynaecologist


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Alex Slack qualified in 1994 from St Bartholomew's Hospital. Having completed his general O&G training in London, he underwent 4 years of specialist training in laparoscopic surgery and uro-gynaecology at Oxford University and the John Radcliffe Hospital. Since becoming a consultant he has developed laparoscopic pelvic floor reconstructive surgery in Tunbridge Wells, offering uterine preserving surgery to women as an alternative to the more traditional and widely available hysterectomy. The main focus of his work is laparoscopic (keyhole) reconstructive surgery for prolapse and minimally invasive gynaecological surgery.He also specialises in pelvic floor problems related to childbirth and the management of urinary incontinence. He has published widely in peer reviewed journals and has a strong interest in training. He is recognised as a preceptor in laparoscopic surgery by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and oversees training in Laparoscopic Surgery in the London Deanery. He has maintained his links with Oxford, holding an honorary consultant post there and regularly being involved as faculty in their training courses.

Alex Slack has been a consultant in O&G in Tunbridge Wells since 2008, specializing in Uro-gynaecology and Laparoscopic surgery.

Availability: Thursday Afternoons


Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Alex Slack at Spire include:



Other treatments

Gynaecology and/or Obstetrics: Urogynaecology, Prolapse, Laparoscopic surgery, Trans Vaginal Tape (TVT) Anterior +/- Posterior Colporrhaphy and Perineal Body Reconstruction Botox for Bladder Incontinence - Cystoscopy Evacuation of Retained Products of Conception Laparoscopic Sacrocolpopexy

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Clinical interests

Laparoscopic surgery

Gynaecology. Urogynaecology, Laparoscopic Surgery, Prolapse, Urinary Incontinence, Keyhole Surgery

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologist

British Society for Gynaecology Endoscopy

Research and publications

Fertility sparing surgery for prolapse.

Current NHS posts

Consultant Gynaecologist, Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust and Pembury Hospital.

Personal profile

Alex is married to another doctor with 3 young children.

Contact information

Telephone 01892 741150
Private secretary Christine Forbes 01892 552945
Private secretary fax 01892 740046
Private secretary email