The Team

The Team


Management


Ms Aashni Shah

Ms Aashni Shah

Service Manager

Aashni and her team co-ordinate the day-to-day running of the clinics and administration.

Harinder Sagoo

Harinder Sagoo

Deputy Service Manager

Harinder supports the day-to-day running of the clinics and administration.

Mr Niraj Shah

Mr Niraj Shah

Information and Operations Manager

Niraj oversees the non-patient facing aspects of the service.

GPSIs


Dr Nisha Kedia

Dr Nisha Kedia

MBChB DRCOG DFSRH LoCIUT PGDipGynae MRCGP

Dr. Kedia is a GP with a Special Interest in Gynaecology and is the GP Clinical Lead for the service. She graduated from Glasgow University in 1998 and spent two and a half years working in Obstetrics and Gynaecology before completing her GP training. She is a GP Principal. Nisha has also completed a further 6 months training in sexual health and holds a postgraduate diploma in gynaecology.

Dr Bethan Rees

Dr Bethan Rees

Bsc MBBCh DRCOG DFSRH PGDipGynae MRCGP

Dr Rees is a GP with a Special Interest in Gynaecology. She graduated from the University of Wales in 1994 and has 2 years of gynaecology experience based at the Whittington and Homerton Hospitals in London. She is a GP at the Elms Medical Practice in Harpenden, and holds a postgraduate diploma in gynaecology. She has been working for the service as a GPSI since 2007.

Dr Clare Searle

Dr Clare Searle

MBChB DGM DCH DRCOG MRCGP MSc

Dr Searle is a GP with a Special Interest in Gynaecology and leads the service in the Watford Locality. She is a GP Partner at Park End Surgery in Watford. She has an interest in menopause and infertility.

Dr Leena Mistry

Dr Leena Mistry

Dr Leena Mistry is a GP locally and is also training as a GP with a special interest in Gynaecology.

Consultants


Mr Pratik Shah

Mr Pratik Shah

MBBS MD MRCOG

Mr Shah is currently a Consultant Gynaecologist & Obstetrician at the Royal Free London NHS Trust. He was previously the Clinical Director for Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Hertfordshire and Chase Farm Hospitals NHS Trust, which is now part of the Royal Free. 

He graduated from St George’s Medical School (London) in 1985 and completed his training in a number of London teaching hospitals. He has a special interest in vaginal surgery, menstrual disorders and pelvic pain as well as being trained in gynaecology scanning, colposcopy and out-patient hysteroscopy.

Mr Dan Selo-Ojeme

Mr Dan Selo-Ojeme

MBBS MBA FWACS FMCOG MRCOG

Mr. Selo-Ojeme is a Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician at Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.He graduated from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria in 1980, and completed his specialist registrar training on the North Thames Rotation. Dan has a special interest in incontinence and infertility and is trained in colposcopy. He is also the Clinical Tutor for the Trust.

Mr Stephen John Burrell

Mr Stephen John Burrell

MBBS BSc MRCP MRCOG MFFP

Mr Burrell is a Consultant Gynaecologist & Obstetrician at Luton & Dunstable Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. He trained in London at Queen Charlottes and UCH. He has obtained both MRCP and MRCOG, is skilled in ultrasound scanning and is an examiner for the RCOG. Stephen has a special interest in heavy periods and pelvic pain including endometriosis.

Miss Shahnaz Akbar

Miss Shahnaz Akbar

MBBS MRCOG MRCPI MSc DFFP

Miss Shahnaz Akbar is a Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician at Luton & Dunstable NHS Foundation Trust. She sub-specialises in reproductive medicine/assisted conception. Miss Akbar trained at a number of London Teaching Hospitals including Guy's and St.Thomas, St George's, Kings College, Bart's and The London Hospital.

During her training she also attended the London Southbank University as a part-time student and completed an MSc in ultrasound scanning. Miss Akbar is involved in teaching and training and is a Royal College tutor and Preceptor for the subfertility and reproductive endocrinology advanced training module at Luton & Dunstable Hospital.

Mr Jude Jose

Mr Jude Jose

Mr Jose is a Consultant Gynaecologist & Obstetrician at Luton & Dunstable Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

Jude has been working as a Consultant Obstetrician and Fertility Specialist at Luton and Dunstable Hospital since January 2001. He completed his specialist training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in the north east London deanery. He did two years of specialised training in In vitro fertilisation and management of male and female infertile couples at the prestigious Homerton Fertility Centre, London.

Mr Nick Nicholas

Mr Nick Nicholas

Mr Nicholas is a Consultant Gynaecologist & Obstetrician at The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, where he is also the Associate Clinical Director for gynaecology. He is a very experienced clinician.

Nick has a special interest in general obstetrics, gynaecological oncology, urogynaecology, advanced pelvic floor surgery, colposcopy and cervical health.

Miss Sangeeta Sawant

Miss Sangeeta Sawant

Miss Sawant is a Consultant Gynaecologist & Obstetrician at East & North Hertfordshire NHS Trust.

Sangeeta completed her specialist training in the North London Deanery with USS training from UCLH. Her clinical interests include general gynaecology, menorrhagia, fibroids, gynaecology scanning, early pregnancy scanning, miscarriage, hysteroscopy procedures and minimal access surgery.

Miss Madhavi Manoharan

Miss Madhavi Manoharan

MD MRCOG

Miss Manoharan is a Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician at The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.

Ms Manoharan has a special interest in high risk obstetrics and fetal medicine. She also maintains a keen interest in laparoscopic surgery, colposcopy and vulval diseases. She conducts specialist diabetic antenatal clinics jointly with the endocrinologist. She is a passionate teacher and takes great interest in training of undergraduates and postgraduates.

Mrs Pradnya Pisal

Mrs Pradnya Pisal

Mrs Pisal a Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician at The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.

Pradnya has worked as a Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician for over 11 years is currently the Site Lead at Barnet Hospital. Her areas of expertise include recurrent miscarriage, ultrasound scanning, fetal medicine and advanced laparoscopic surgery including Robotic surgery. She is the Royal College Tutor at Chase Farm Hospital responsible for teaching and training junior doctors. She is also the Regional Ultrasound Training Co-ordinator for North East London Deanery.

Mr Himanshu Borase

Mr Himanshu Borase

Mr Borase is a Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician at West Herts Hospitals NHS Trust, where he is the Lead Fertility Consultant. He works exclusively in the Watford Locality of the Community Service alongside Dr Clare Searle.

After graduating in 2001, Mr Borase did his post graduate diploma in obstetrics and gynaecology in Mumbai, India. After he came to the UK in 2005, Mr Borase worked in Wales initially and then started his training in Southwest of England. 

Mr Borase trained in infertility over the last five years and got an opportunity to work in the largest satellite clinic in the UK, the busiest delivery suite in the Southwest (Gloucester) and one of the largest IVF units in the UK (Oxford).

This training helped him to gain knowledge and become confident in managing patients with subfertility issues and also helped him to be competent in performing various surgical procedures.

Ms Kapilmeet Kaur

Ms Kapilmeet Kaur

Ms Kaur is a Consultant Gynaecologist & Obstetrician at Luton & Dunstable Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Ms Myat Pann

Ms Myat Pann

Ms Pann is a Consultant in Gynaecology and Obstetrics at Luton & Dunstable Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

Mr Adedamola Onifade

Mr Adedamola Onifade

Mr Onifade is a Consultant Gynaecologist & Obstetrician at Luton & Dunstable Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Ms. Pushpa Maharajan

Ms. Pushpa Maharajan

MBBS, DGO, DFFP, DRCOG, MRCOG

Ms Maharajan is a Consultant Gynaecologist & Obstetrician at Luton & Dunstable Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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