Mr Arvind Vashisht

Mr Arvind VashishtTel: 020 3447 2516

Location:
University College Hospital; Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Wing

Specialities:
Endometriosis, Gynaecology, Urogynaecology , Women's health

Professional background

Arvind Vashisht was appointed as a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at the University College London Hospital in 2008. He is currently the clinical lead for Obstetric services at UCLH.
 
He specialises in the treatment of women with pelvic floor problems including prolapse and bladder symptoms, and symptoms following childbirth. He has particular interest in minimal access, laparoscopic, surgery as well as vaginal surgery.
 
He obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Cambridge, and then the Royal London Hospital, obtaining distinction in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. As part of his training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, he worked in the NorthWest Thames region and then completed further fellowships in Urogynaecology training at St.George’s, and ultimately subspecialty training at University College Hospital.
 
He completed a MD thesis from the University of London, following research work done on HRT at The Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, and has received several prizes and awards for his work at various stages of his career. He sits on national committees for The Royal Society of Medicine, and The British Society of Urogynaecologists, and currently chairs the North Central London Urogynaecology Regional meeting.

Clinical Services

Arvind Vashisht works as part of the multidisciplinary Urogynaecology and Postpartum Pelvic Floor Team, and runs a weekly Urogynaecology clinic, as well as postpartum pelvic floor and urodynamic clinics. He also sees pregnant women with pelvic floor disorders to discuss delivery options.

Research interests

MD.  Numerous peer reviewed papers, chapters and reviews.Current projects:Laparoscopic vaginal vault surgery
Minimally invasive uterine preservation surgery
Postpartum pelvic floor symptoms
Bladder symptoms following endometriosis surgery

Education

NE / Central London ATSM Urogynaecology ATSM Preceptor
RCS Applied Advanced Female Pelvic Anatomy & Surgery Faculty 
Educational Supervisor

Publications

MD  Numerous peer reviewed papers, chapters and reviews.

GMC/GDC number: 4215624 

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