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I am a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist at the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, a tertiary Endometriosis referral centre. He has a specialist interest in Benign Gynaecology, Minimal Access Surgery and is a registered BSGE Endometriosis Surgeon.
I graduated from the University of Aberdeen in 2004. My Obstetrics & Gynaecology training was undertaken in the North East of England and further enhanced his training in minimal access surgery at the University of Surrey. I am involved in teaching post graduate doctors and is on the Wales Deanery training committee. I have previously held the role of RCOG College Tutor.
I am a committee member of the BSGI and a member of the BSGE. My hobbies include road cycling. I've ridden the scenic route to the annual BSGE summit in Summer 2018 by cycling from London to Edinburgh my fellow colleagues, whilst raising money and awareness for a womens’ charity.
Areas of interest
Endometriosis; Benign Gynaecology; Menstrual Problems/Disorders/Advanced Minimal Access Surgery/Laparoscopic Surgery
- Rebecca Desborough
- University Hospital Of Wales Gynaecology Department Heath Park Cardiff CF14 4XW
- 07835 578474
Anaesthetists worked with
Current NHS consultant posts held
University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff
- MBChB University of Aberdeen 2004
- PG Cert Gynaecological Endoscopy University of Surrey 2012
Reference number 6100699
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Member Royal College of Obstetrician & Gynaecologist 2012
Details of entry to specialist register
- Obstetrics & Gynaecology , 2015
Affiliations / memberships
British Society of Gynaecology Endoscopy (BSGE)
British Society of Gynaecologial Imaging (BSGI)
- The Cardiff BayDunleavy DriveCARDIFFCF11 0SN
- 18:00 - 20:00
- 029 2083 6700
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Laparoscopy and therapeutic procedures (including laser, diathermy and destruction e.g. endometriosis, adhesiolysis, tubal and ovarian surgery, +/-ureterolysis) - (1-5)
Laparoscopic excision of recto-vaginal endometriosis including rectal shave, +/-ureterolysis - (1-5)
Laparoscopic total hysterectomy (+/- oophorectomy) +/- ureterolysis - (1-5)
Laparoscopy (including e.g. puncture of ovarian cysts, +/- biopsy, minor endometriosis, +/-ureterolysis) - (1-5)
Laparoscopic excision of recto-vaginal endometriosis including bowel resection (including formation of stoma) +/- hysterectomy, +/-ureterolysis - (1-5)
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