Alaa El-Ghobashy

Dr. Alaa El-Ghobashy, MD MRCOG, is a consultant subspecialist in Gynecological Oncology surgery. He completed his general Obstetrics and Gynecology training as well as the subspeciality training in Gynecological Oncology in Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK. He achieved the Medical Doctorate (MD) degree from the University of Liverpool in 2005. He worked as a consultant in the NHS England for more than 14 years. He has extensive experience pertinent to ovarian, uterine, cervical, and vulval cancer surgery. He is an expert Robotic Surgeon, not only in benign but also in malignant cases, having started it in the UK for more than a decade. Dr. El-Ghobashy has a track record in publications in peer-reviewed journals. He also authored many book chapters and edited two textbooks on Robotic surgery. He is a member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, London, UK. He is the Associate Medical Lead for the English Lynch Syndrome Transformation Project, the Central and South Genomic Service Alliance.

Spoken Languages : Arabic, English
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Consultant Gynecology and Gynecological Oncologist
Branches : American Hospital Dubai


  • Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education, University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Health Research, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Certificate of Completion of Training in Obstetrics and Gynecology/Gynecological Oncology, RCOG/ GMC, London, United Kingdom
  • BSCCP/ RCOG Certificate in Colposcopy, BSCCP/ RCOG, London, United Kingdom
  • MD in Gynecological Oncology (Research), University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Membership of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, RCOG, London, United Kingdom
  • MD Obstetrics & Gynecology (Research), Tanta University, Egypt
  • MSc Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tanta University, Egypt
  • M.B.Ch.B. Medicine and Surgery (with honors), Tanta University, Egypt

Professional Associations:

  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (RCOG).
  • British Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (BSCCP).
  • Medical and Dental Defense Union of Scotland (MDDUS).
  • British Medical Association (BMA).

Professional Experience:

  • Consultant Subspecialist in Gynecological Oncology Surgery, The Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals NHS Trust, UK,
  • Consultant Subspecialist in Gynecological Oncology Surgery, Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust, UK,

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Benign Gynecological conditions including pain, bleeding, prolapse, endometriosis, ovarian cysts.
  • Gynecological cancers (ovarian, uterine, cervical and vulval) screening, diagnosis, and surgical treatments
  • Familial Gynecological cancers
  • Robotic surgery in Gynecology
  • Colposcopy including biopsies and cold coagulation/cone biopsy/ LLETZ
  • Laparoscopy; both diagnostic and treatment
  • Ectopic pregnancies and miscarriages
  • Hysteroscopy for bleeding and polyps
  • Any emergency Gynecological conditions
  • Vulval diseases/cysts and vulvoscopy
  • Contraception and female sterilizations
  • Hormone replacement therapy
  • Insertion/removal of implants/intra-uterine coils.
  • Vaginal cysts and other surgeries