Mr Raef Faris

Mr Raef Faris

Obstetrics & Gynaecology

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20 years of experience

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

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4.92

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Reassuring, confident and felt well-looked after“
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Subspecialties

  • Gynaecology
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Reproductive Medicine
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 5202958
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £220

    Follow-up appointment: £160

    Practices worked at

    The Lister Hospital

    Chelsea Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 8RH
    946 reviews

    The Harley Street Endometriosis Centre

    The Harley Street Clinic Diagnostic Centre 16 Devonshire Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 7AF
    13 reviews

    About

    Mr Raef Faris MSc., FRCOG

    Gynaecology and Fertility consultant

    Mr Faris has been working as a Gynaecology and Fertility consultant at the Lister Hospital since 2007. He graduated from Cairo University in 1991. He moved to the UK in 1999 where he obtained the MRCOG and then FRCOG. His clinical training in the UK in Obstetrics and Gynecology began at The Ipswich hospital and was completed at Nottingham University Hospitals. He enjoys his contribution to the NHS service though running a colposcopy clinic as a consultant at Chelsea and St Mary’s Hospital Imperial College London since 2009. He also worked as a consultant in Guy and St Thomas’ Fertility unit for one year in 2008.

    He obtained his MSc. Degree from Cairo University in 1998. He is an accredited laparoscopic

    surgeon by the Royal College of Obstetrician and Gynaecologists and has also obtained the European Universities Diploma of Operative Gynaecological Endoscopies at Université d’Auvergne, Clermont-Ferrand France in 1999. He is an accredited trainer in Embryo transfer, Assisted conception, pelvic ultrasound, and Quality management of fertility service by the British Fertility Society. He is a member of BSCCP and an accredited trainer in colposcopy. He has published nationally and internationally in different areas in reproductive medicine. He also participates in multicentric national studies in the field of Fertility. He contributes to the specialty regularly as a speaker both in national and international meeting, in addition, he participates in various educational activities and fertility support networks.

    He is highly experienced in all aspects of reproductive medicine and complicated cases. This includes endometriosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome, recurrent implantation failure, miscarriages, and low ovarian reserve, and various forms of fertility preservation. 

    He has a special interest in gynecological/ surgical conditions that are related to

    fertility, this includes Hysteroscopic surgeries for Asherman’s syndrome/uterine adhesions and uterine septum and cavity fibroids as well as, laparoscopic surgeries for endometriosis, the release of adhesions, ovarian cysts, and hydrosalpinx. He is highly experienced in the management of uterine fibroids and performs surgeries for the removal of fibroids (myomectomy). He also performs other gynaecological procedures unrelated to fertility. He runs a separate gynaecological clinic at the Lister Hospital managing various general non-fertility related conditions.

    He contributes in the quality control management in the clinic and holds managerial roles helping

    to ensure a high standard of care to the patients. He is also one or the members of the Medical Advisory Committee MAC for the Lister Hospital. Mr. Faris believes that patient wellbeing is achieved through a comprehensive approach to health issues, using technical skills, scientific knowledge and human understanding. In his spare time, he enjoys playing the piano and guitar.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • In-vitro fertilisation (IVF)
    • Myomectomy
    • Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
    • Laparoscopic (key-hole) Surgery
    • Laporoscopic procedures
    • In vitro fertilisation (IVF)
    • Myomectomy

    Procedures

    • In-Vitro Fertilisation (IVF)
    • Fertility Treatment
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Myomectomy
    • Cervical (Cone) Biopsy
    • Colposcopy
    • Contraception Advice
    • Dilation and Curettage
    • Early Pregnancy Care
    • Early Pregnancy Scan
    • Emergency Contraception
    • Endometrial Biopsy
    • Fibroid Surgery
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)
    • Hysterectomy
    • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Insertion
    • Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
    • Oophorectomy
    • Smear Test
    • Tubal Ligation
    • Tubal Surgery
    • Ultrasound
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    Special interests

    • Adhesions
    • Amenorrhoea
    • Bacterial Vaginosis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Dysmenorrhoea (Period Pain)
    • Early Pregnancy
    • Ectopic Pregnancy
    • Endometriosis
    • Female Infertility
    • Fibroids
    • Heavy Periods (Menorrhagia)
    • Infertility
    • Irregular Periods
    • Late or Missed Period
    • Menopause
    • Miscarriage
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
    • Pre-Menstrual Syndrome (PMS)
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Subfertility
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    Education

    • MSc - Cairo University, 1991
    • MRCOG - UK, 1999
    • FRCOG- UK 2012
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