Mr Gautam Mehra

Mr Gautam Mehra

MBBS, MRCOG, FICOG

Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Recommended by 1 specialist
26 years of experience
10 years as a specialist

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5

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4.93

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“I could not fault Mr Mehta, he was friendly, professional, empathetic and very reassuring. “
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Subspecialties

  • Gynaecology
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Gynaecological Oncology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4779955
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    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,559 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    2,200 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
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    Tue
    12:30 - 17:00
    Wed
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    Thu
    17:00 - 19:30
    Fri
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    About

    Mr Gautam Mehra is a Consultant Gynaecologist and Gynaecological Oncologist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and he also sees patients privately, including at The London Bridge Hospital.

    Mr Mehra graduated in 1996 and completed core training in gynaecology in London and various London tertiary centres, including St Bartholomew’s, St George’s, Queen Charlotte’s and Chelsea & Hammersmith Hospitals. He has completed advanced training in complex gynaecological pelvic surgery, including laparoscopic surgery. In 2012, he completed training at two cancer centres, Guy’s and St Thomas’ and The Kent Oncology Centre in Maidstone. He was appointed a Consultant at his present hospital in 2014.

    Mr Mehra leads the Rapid-Access one stop outpatient clinic and the gynaceology group in the genetic clinic for BRCA mutation for those at higher risk of gynaecological cancer and provides counselling and treatment options. He also is a specialist in fertility preserving options for gynaecological cancers. His further interests include robotic surgery and pursuing a PhD in robotics at King's College. Mr Mehra is the lead for robotic surgery in Gynaecology at Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital (GSTT) and introduced the robotic programme at GSTT.

    His other research areas include laparoscopic surgery in gynaecology and gynaecological cancers, new techniques of sentinel lymph node detection in gynaecological cancers and fertility preserving treatments. He was the gynaecology lead (Principal Investigator) for the 100K Genome research project and is currently the Principal Investigator for PROTECTOR multicenteric reserach trial at Guy's and St Thomas'. He has published extensively on both gynaecology and gynaecological Oncology and is also co-author of a textbook on laparoscopic surgery.

    Mr Mehra is a senior colposcopist accredited with BSCCP since 2007, advising on cervical smears and treatment of abnormal cervical cells. He is member of a wide range of medical societies including the British Gynaecological Cancer Society (BGCS), British & Irish Association of Robotic Surgeons (BIARGS), British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy (BSGE), European Society of Gynaecological Oncologist (ESGO), International Gynecologic Cancer Society (IGCS), European Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy (ESGE), American Association of Gynaecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL), Delhi Gynaecological Endoscopists society (DGES), Federation of Obstetrics & Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI).

    Gautam was awarded the International Fellowship for Indian College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (ICOG) in 2012 and is currently the President of the London Chapter for Federation of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists of India - FOGSI.

    Gautam has been an invited speaker at several international scientific meetings and published his research in several Gynaecology and Oncology international journals. He has trained senior consultants and trainees through live surgical training workshops and is currently faculty on a number of training courses in Gynaecology, Minimal Access (Key-hole) Surgery & Gynaecological Oncology in the UK and abroad. He is currently the preceptor for Advanced Training Skills Module in Gynaecological Oncology in London deanery for postgraduate doctors.

    Procedures

    • Cancer Prevention and Screening
    • Endometrial Biopsy
    • Fibroid Surgery
    • Fibroids
    • Hysterectomy
    • Oophorectomy (Ovary Removal Surgery)
    • Cervical (Cone) Biopsy
    • Colposcopy
    • Cytoreductive Surgery
    • Endometrial Ablation
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Insertion
    • Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
    • Myomectomy
    • Robotic Hysterectomy
    • Salpingectomy (Fallopian Tube Removal)
    • Smear Test
    • Tubal Ligation
    • Video Consultation
    • Vulval Cancer Reconstruction
    • Vulvectomy
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    Special interests

    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Postmenopausal Bleeding
    • Bacterial Vaginosis
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Endometrial Cancer
    • Endometriosis
    • Abnormal Smears
    • Adenomyosis
    • Adhesions
    • Amenorrhoea
    • Candidiasis (Thrush)
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Dysmenorrhoea (Period Pain)
    • Fallopian Tube Cancer
    • Heavy Periods (Menorrhagia)
    • Hot Flushes
    • Irregular Periods
    • Late or Missed Period
    • Menopause
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
    • Peritoneal Cancer
    • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
    • Premature Menopause
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Vaginal Infection
    • Vaginal Prolapse
    • Vulval Cancer
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    Education

    MBBS - Mysore University, India in 1996

    MRCOG - Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, UK in 2006

    Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecologist – RCOG Accredited in 2012

    Sub-specialist in Gynaecological Oncology – RCOG Accredited in 2012

    FICOG - Indian College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, India

    Advanced Robotic Surgery Training (Intuitive)

    Advanced Training in Laparoscopic Surgery - RCOG

    Advanced Training in Vaginal Surgery - RCOG in 2008

    Accredited BSCCP Colposcopist - Since 2007

    Advanced Training in Benign Gynaecological Abdominal Surgery - RCOG in 2008

    Advanced Training in Medical Education - RCOG 2014

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