Sadaf Ghaem-Maghami obtained her medical qualification from The London Hospital Medical School, University of
London in 1990. She trained as a Gynaecologist and Gynaecological Oncologist in London, obtaining her MRCOG in 1998 and certificate of subspecialty training in gynaecological oncology from Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in 2004. She was awarded a PhD in immunology of the female genital tract form university of London in 2001. She is a BSCCP accredited colposcopist with a special interest in abnormal smears and precancerous cervical disease, cervical cancer, uterine (endometrial) cancer, vulval cancer, fallopian tube cancer and ovarian cancer.
She has been a Consultant Gynaecologist and Gynaecological Oncologist at Imperial College NHS Trust (Queen Charlotte’s and Hammersmith Hospitals) since 2006. She is an associate professor and a principle investigator in Gynaecological oncology at Imperial College, London. She has been the Chair of the Tumour Panel in the West London Gynaecological Cancer Centre since 2012 and the director of Subspecialty Training in Gynaecological Oncology since 2013.
Her current research interests include research into surgical technologies in ovarian surgery, surgery for ovarian cancer, ovarian cyst diagnosis and novel markers and treatment of cervical smear abnormalities. She has published in leading medical journals
such as BMJ and Lancet Oncology, has edited a textbook and contributed chapters to leading textbooks in ovarian cancer.
Cancer diagnosis and surgery
Genito-Urinary Medicine (GUM)
Fallopian tube cancer
Fertilty sparing surgery
Genetic gynaecological cancers
Membership of learned bodies:
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
British Gynaecological Cancer Society
Chair of the Gynaecological cancer MDT at Hammersmith Hospital
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Professor Ghaem-Maghami is a conscientious, kind and thorough gynaecologist. She is empathetic with her patients, giving them clear explanations of their medical conditions and insight.