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The Harborne Hospital

Mindelsohn Way, Birmingham, B15 2GW

Dr Smruta Shanbhag | Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Dr Smruta Shanbhag

MB BS MD MRCOG

Obstetrics & Gynaecology

4.83

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Experience

29 years

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6 patients

Languages

Marathi,English,Hindi

Subspecialties

Gynaecological Oncology, Gynaecology, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery

The Harborne Hospital

Mindelsohn Way, Birmingham, B15 2GW

Clinic times

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Consultation fees

New appointment: £250

Follow-up appointment:£150

Registered with

General Medical Council: 4732644

Smruta Shanbhag is fully accredited and registered Gynaecological and Gyn Oncology surgeon . She qualified from Goa University in 1995. In 1998, undertook a post-graduation qualification in Gynaecology. At this time she wrote her thesis in Ultrasound study of pelvic masses. She commenced her training in Aberdeen, Scotland where she trained in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. She completed it at James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough where she successfully gained the Certificate of specialist training in Gynaecology and sub-specialist training in Gynaecological Oncology. Smruta (also called Ruth) has worked as a Consultant Gynaecologist and gynaecological Oncologist in Glasgow for nine years and now works in the West Midlands.

Smruta works as Consultant Gynaecologist and Gynaecological Oncology Surgeon at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire and HCA Harborne in Birmingham. At present, Smruta is the only consultant providing gynaecological Oncology service in the private sector in Coventry and Warwickshire. She has a keen interest in key hole surgery- laparoscopic and robotic.

Smruta is also involved in GMC exams and Royal College exams as well as teaching and examinations at Warwick medical school. She has several relevant publications in gynaecological oncology.

Smruta offers individualised one-stop service to women with menstrual abnormalities, postmenopausal bleeding, elevated CA125, menopause, HRT, abnormal smears, colposcopy, vulval abnormalities, pelvic masses, risk-reducing surgery for BRCA, ovarian cancer screening and gynaecological cancers of vulva, vagina, cervix, uterus, fallopian tube and ovary after Multidisciplinary consultation as recommended by DoH cancer services guidelines.

Smruta believes in providing a comprehensive evidence-based and holistic service from the diagnosis to treatment, whether it be conservative or surgical. Patients describe her as kind, compassionate, friendly, professional and knowledgeable. She can communicate in British Sign language with deaf patients and family members.

Smruta has a special interest in Laparoscopic surgery for most benign and malignant gynaecological disorders that warrant surgery.

Smruta consults at HCA Harborne on Mondays, and other days by arrangement. She aims, where possible, to provide a one-stop service so that women get a consultation, investigations and a management plan in the same appointment.

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Non hysterectomy treatment of heavy periods and fibroids
  • Insertion and removal of Mirena IUS
  • Colposcopy
  • Management of endometriosis
  • Management of cervical cancer, including prevention and screening
  • Management of uterine cancer, including prevention and screening
  • Management of ovarian cancer, including screening
  • Management of vulval cancer
  • Management of precancerous disease of female genital tract
  • Management of postmenopausal bleeding
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Vulval Cancer
  • Abnormal smears

The Harborne Hospital

Mindelsohn Way, Birmingham, B15 2GW

Clinic times

Clinic times are not available

Open Google Maps

Consultation fees

New appointment: £250

Follow-up appointment:£150

Registered with

General Medical Council: 4732644

All procedures

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Cancer Prevention and Screening
  • Cervical (Cone) Biopsy
  • Coil Insertion
  • Colposcopy
  • Cytoreductive Surgery
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Fibroid Surgery
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy (Radical)
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Insertion
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal
  • Intrauterine System (IUS)
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
  • Large Loop Excision of the Cervix (LLETZ)
  • Oophorectomy (Ovary Removal Surgery)
  • Ovarian Cancer Tests
  • Pelvic Lymphadenectomy
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Pelviscopy (Pelvic Laparoscopy)
  • Robotic Assisted Gynaecological Surgery
  • Robotic Hysterectomy
  • Robotic-Assisted (da Vinci) Gynaecology Surgery
  • Robotic-Assisted (da Vinci) Lymph Node Surgery
  • Robotic-Assisted (da Vinci) Surgery
  • Salpingectomy (Fallopian Tube Removal)
  • Smear Test
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Uterine Polyps
  • Vulvectomy

All conditions

  • Abnormal Smears
  • Adhesions
  • Adenomyosis
  • Bartholin's Cyst
  • Benign Cervical and Vulva Conditions
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Benign Gynaecology
  • Dysmenorrhoea (Period Pain)
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Fibroids
  • Heavy Periods (Menorrhagia)
  • Irregular Periods
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lichen Sclerosus
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Irregularities
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Postmenopausal Bleeding
  • Pre-Menstrual Syndrome (PMS)
  • Treatment-Induced Menopause
  • Uterine, Vaginal and Vulvar Disorders
  • Vaginal Atrophy
  • Vaginal Warts
  • Vulva Pain
  • Vulval Cancer
  • Vulvodynia

Overall rating

Overall experience

4.83

Personal care received

5.00

Explanation of care provided

5.00

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