Mr Pranav Pandya

Mr Pranav PandyaTel: 020 3447 9872
Fax: 020 3447 9984
Email: pranavpandya@nhs.net

Location:
University College Hospital

Specialities:
Maternity services, Fetal Medicine Unit (FMU), Women's health

Professional background

 
  • Director and Clinical Lead for Fetal Medicine services at UCLH. Responsible for all high risk and routine pregnancy ultrasound
  • Chair of Fetal Anomaly Screening Programme (FASP) and Down’s Syndrome Screening Programme Advisory Group at the National Screening Committee (NSC). Responsible for developing, implementing and auditing policies for the screening of fetal anomalies and Down’s syndrome in England

Research interests

 

Clinical/Research interests

  • Fetal medicine
  • Prenatal screening
  • Early diagnosis of fetal anomalies
  • High risk pregnancies
  • Down's syndrome screening
  • Non- invasive prenatal testing (NIPT)
  • Invasive prenatal diagnosis
  • Fetal therapy / surgery
  • Fetal echocardiography

Postgraduate Courses/Education

Pranav lectures widely in the UK and abroad and has established a number of courses to support the training of doctors, these include:

  • Amniocentesis Workshop
  • Dilemmas in Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Basic Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Screening for fetal anomalies in the First Trimester
  • Cardiac anomalies in the First trimester – Diagnosis and management

Publications

 

Pandya P, Wright D, Syngelaki A, Akolekar R, Nicolaides K.
Maternal serum placental growth factor in prospective screening for aneuploidies at 8-13 weeks’ gestation
Fetal Diagn Ther 2012 Jan 27 Epub

Filippi E, Staughton J, Peregrine E, Jones P, Huttly W, Peebles DM, Pandya P, David AL.
Uterine artery Doppler and adverse pregnancy outcome in women with extreme levels of fetoplacental proteins used for Down syndrome screening.
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2011 May;37(5):520-7. doi: 10.1002/uog.8901

Khalil A, Arnaoutoglou C, Pacilli M, Szabo A, David AL, Pandya P.
Outcome of Fetal Exomphalos Diagnosed at 11-14 weeks of Gestation.
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2011 Jul 26:132. doi: 10.1002/uog.10048.

Filippi E, Staughton J, Peregrine E, Jones P, Huttly W, Peebles D, Pandya P, David A.
Uterine artery Doppler and adverse pregnancy outcome in women with extreme levels of feto-placental proteins used for Down's syndrome screening.
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Dec 10.

Kontomanolis EN, Pandya P, Limperis V
Trisomy 22: the heart aspect.
J Obstet Gynaecol. 2010;30(6):627-8

Khalil A, Akolekar R, Pandya P, Syngelaki A, Nicolaides K.
Chorionic villus sampling at 11 to 13 weeks of gestation and hypertensive disorders in pregnancy.
Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Aug;116(2 Pt 1):374-80.

McKelvey A, Stanwell J, Smeulders N, Nasr R, Curry J, Pandya P.
Persistent non-visualisation of the fetal stomach: diagnostic and prognostic implications.
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2010 Nov;95(6):F439-42.

Weisz B, David AL, Chitty L, Peebles D, Pandya PP, Patel P, Rodeck CH
Association of isolated short femur in the mid-trimester fetus with perinatal outcome
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2008 May;31(5):512-6.

Weisz B, Pandya PP, David AL, Huttly W, Jones P, Rodeck CH
Ultrasound findings after screening for Down syndrome using the integrated test.
Obstet Gynecol. 2007 May;109(5):1046-52.

Weisz B, Pandya P, Chitty L, Jones P, Huttly W, Rodeck C
Practical issues drawn from the implementation of the integrated test for Down syndrome screening into routine clinical practice. BJOG. 2007Apr;114(4):493-7.

Weisz B, Pandya PP, Dave R, Jauniaux E
Scanning for chorionicity: comparison between sonographers and perinatologists.
Prenatal Diagnosis. 2005 Sep;25(9):835-8.

Jouannic JM, Hyett JA, Pandya PP, Gulbis B, Rodeck CH, Jauniaux E. Perinatal outcome in fetuses with Megacystis in the first half of pregnancy. Prenatal Diagnosis 2003; 23: 340-344.

Brady AF, Pandya PP, Yuksel B, Greenough A, Patton MA, Nicolaides KH
Outcome of chromosomally normal livebirths with increased fetal nuchal
translucency at 10-14 weeks of gestation.
Journal of Medical Genetics 1998 Mar 35:3 222-4

Pandya PP, Snijders RJM, Psara N, Hilbert L, Nicolaides KH
The prevalence of non-viable pregnancy at 10-13 weeks of gestation
Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1996 7:170-173

Pandya PP, Snijders RJM, Johnson S, Brizot M, Nicolaides KH
Screening for fetal trisomies by maternal age and fetal nuchal translucency thickness at 10 to 14 weeks of gestation.
British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1995 102:957-962

Pandya PP, Snijders RJM, Johnson S, Nicolaides KH
Natural history of trisomy 21 fetuses with increased nuchal translucency thickness  
Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1995 5:381-383

Pandya PP, Brizot ML, Altman D, Nicolaides KH
Reproducibility of measurement of fetal nuchal translucency thickness at 10-14 weeks' gestation
Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1995 5:334-337

Pandya PP, Goldberg H, Walton B, Riddle A, Shelley S, Snijders RJM, Nicolaides KH
The implementation of first trimester scanning at 10-13 weeks' gestation and the measurement of fetal nuchal translucency thickness in two maternity units
Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1995 5:20-25

Pandya PP, Hilbert F, Snijders RJM, Nicolaides KH
Nuchal translucency thickness and crown-rump length in twin pregnancies with chromosomally abnormal fetuses
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 1995 14:565-568

Pandya PP, Kondylios A, Hilbert L, Snijders RJM, Nicolaides KH
Chromosomal defects and outcome in 1,015 fetuses with increased nuchal translucency
Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1995 5:15-19

Pandya PP, Cardy CL, Jauniaux E, Campbell S, Nicolaides KH
Rapid determination of fetal sex in coelomic and amniotic fluid by fluorescence in situ hybridisation (FISH)
Fetal Therapy and Diagnosis 1995 10:66-70

Kuhn P, Brizot M, Pandya PP, Snijders RJM, Nicolaides KH
Crown-rump length in chromosomally abnormal fetuses at 10-13 weeks' gestation
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 1995 172:32-35

Pandya PP, Brizot M, Kuhn P, Snijders RJM, Nicolaides KH
First trimester fetal nuchal translucency thickness and risk for fetal trisomies
Obstetrics and Gynecology 1994 84:420-423

Pandya PP, Kuhn P, Brizot M, Cardy DL, Nicolaides KH
Rapid detection of chromosome aneuploides in fetal blood and chorionic villi by fluorescence in situ hybridisation (FISH)
British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 1994 101:493-497

Jurkovic D, Jauniaux E, Campbell S, Pandya PP, Cardy D, Nicolaides K
Coelocentesis: a new technique for early prenatal diagnosis
Lancet 1993 341:1623-24

 

 

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