Dr. Hasan Shehata

Mr Hassan Shehata MD FRCOG FRCPI is a UK based Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist and a subspecialist in Maternal Medicine. He in the head of department for women’s health at Epsom and St. Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust. He is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer in Obstetrics & Gynaecology at St George’s Hospital Medical School, University of London.

Following training in obstetrics and gynaecology at several London university hospitals, he embarked in subpecializing in maternal medicine at St Thomas’s hospital in London. He achieved membership and fellowship of both Royal Colleges of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and Physicians of Ireland. He is included in the General Medical Council’s Obstetrics & Gynaecology Specialist register (4346007).

Clinical Interests

  • recurrent pregnancy loss
  • immune problems in fertility
  • pre-conception counseling
  • polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • medical problems in pregnancy such as diabetes, obesity, epilepsy etc.
  • Full private Obstetric service including antenatal and postnatal care and delivery at Epsom hospital and the Portland hospital, London.

Research interests

  • recurrent miscarriages
  • reproductive immunology
  • thrombosis, renal disease and obstetric cholestasis.
  • Diabetes in preganancy
  • Obesity in pregnancy

Personal

  • Date of birth: 25 October 1964
  • Medical Licenses: GMC 4346007 Obstetrics and Gynaecology Specialist register
  • Marital Status: Married – 4 children

Postgraduate qualifications

  • MRCOG  Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists 1997
  • MRCPI  Royal College of Physicians of Ireland  1998
  • FRCOG Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists 2009
  • FRCOG Royal College of Physicians of Ireland  2010

Training

  • Subspecialist Registrar in Maternal Medicine: 01.08.99 – 01.04.01. Dept of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, St.Thomas’s Hospital, London.
  • Senior Registrar in Obstetrics & Gynaecology: 01.08.98 – 31.07.99. St Helier’s Hospital, Surrey.
  • Specialist Registrar in Obstetrics & Gynaecology: 01.05.95 – 31.07.98 Rotation – South West Thames, London / Surrey

National & International Committees

  • British Maternal and Fetal Medicine Society : Executive committee member, National Trainees Representative – Elected at annual meeting March 2000 – 2002
  • Physicians for Human Rights PHR (UK) : Executive committee member. An international independent human rights organization – Elected at annual meeting 1996 – 2001
  • Confidential Enquiry into Maternal and Child Health (CEMACH)
  • Panel assessor – Diabetes London Region – 2004 to 2005
  • South West Thames Diabetes Pregnancy Group
  • Founder and chairman – 2003 to date
  • McDonald (UK Maternal Medicine) Club
  • Active member – London Region – 2001 to date
  • International Society of Obstetric Medicine (ISOM) – Member from 2004 to date

Languages

  • English & Arabic

Research Grants

  • Haematological profile of women in pregnancy and the puerperium – 1993/94 – Colchester. Essex County Trustees – £12,000
  • The role of steroids in recurrent miscarriages – 2002. Epsom & St Helier Trsut R&D Fund + Lister hospital – £35,000
  • Iron supplementation in pregnancy – 2002. Epsom & St Helier Trsut R&D Fund – £13,000
  • The role of cytatin C in pregnancy – 2002. Epsom & St Helier Trust R&D Fund  – £28,000
  • Diabetes in pregnancy – 2009 to date. Epsom & St Helier Trust R&D Fund – £100,000
  • Waist Circumference in pregnancy – 2009 to date. Epsom & St Helier Trust R&D Fund – £125,000
  • Metformin in obese pregnant women (MOP) trial – 2010 to date. Epsom & St Helier Trust R&D Fund and Fetal Medicine Foundation – £250,000

Important Publications