- Bupa Platinum consultant
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- Open Referral network
Mr James Penny is a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist offering private appointments to patients in Surrey and Sussex.
Mr Penny was appointed as a consultant in 2001 to Surrey and Sussex NHS Trust. His special clinical interest is in the diagnosis and management of prolapse, urinary symptoms and pelvic pain. He has established specialist clinics for female urinary symptoms, pelvic pain and for the management of women with vulval disease.
He is active in promoting new treatments for women with vaginal prolapse and urinary incontinence and has introduced new techniques into clinical practice at the hospital.
Mr Penny constantly updates his skills and knowledge base by maintaining research reading, attending conferences and discussing cases with colleagues. He works closely with other medical and non medical health professionals so that all problems are addressed in a confidential and timely way
Areas of interest
Pelvic disorders including gynaecological pain;
Urinary tract disorders; Prolapse surgery; Vulval disorders; Benign gynaecology special interest covering: Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Hysteroscopic surgery; Open surgery- vaginal and abdominal hysterectomy; Pelvic pain and endometriosis; Menstrual disorders (menorrhagia); Postcoital bleeding; Postmenopausal bleeding; Menopause and HRT; Vaginal and uterine prolapse management; Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS / PCO); Subfertility
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant, Surrey and Sussex NHS Trust
Mr Penny has completed research in to high risk pregnancy and pelvic pain. He participates in multicentre research as a part of Surrey and Sussex Trust.
Mr Penny has a keen interest in the introduction of new care pathways, multidisciplinary teams and treatments for the care of women with urinary and pelvic pain disorders.
- MRCOG RCOG 1993
- MB, BS University of London 1988
Reference number 3283895
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
British Society of Urogynaecology
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
No longer carrying out private practice