Mr Ruwan Fernando

Consultant Gynaecologist

MBBS.MS.MD.MRCOG. Subspecialist Accreditation in Urogynaecology

Specialty Gynaecology

Special interests Perineal & Pelvic Floor injury after childbirth

Where he works

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    • Fax at
    • 020 3312 1569


  • Biography icon plus

    Mr. Ruwan Fernando is a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist and a Subspecialist in Urogynaecology at St Marys Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Paddington, London. He is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Imperial College, London.

    He was awarded a Doctor of Medicine degree from Keele University, Staffordshire for his research on prevention and management of perineal injury during childbirth. He has won several awards including the Harold Malkin Prize for the Best Original Research awarded by the RCOG in 2006. He has published over 50 peer reviewed research papers related to bladder and pelvic floor dysfunction and is the principal author of the RCOG guidelines on management of 3rd and 4th degree perineal tears. He is a member of the FIGO working group on Pelvic Floor Dysfunction.

    His clinical work includes medical and surgical treatment of urinary incontinence, treatment of recurrent urinary tract infections, pelvic organ prolapse, pelvic floor dysfunction following childbirth as well as general Gynaecology & Obstetrics.

  • Clinical interests icon plus

    Perineal & Pelvic Floor injury after childbirth

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