List of Gynaecology Robotic surgeons


Surgeon Name Registration No Date registered Location
Thomas Ind 20200901 2020-09-11 London
Marielle Nobbenhuis 20200902 2020-09-11 London
Nahid Gul 20200903 2020-09-14 North West
Nick Elkington 20200904 2020-11-17 Surrey
Michael Smith 20200905 2020-11-24 Manchester
Thangesweran Ayakannu 20200906 2021-04-26 Liverpool
Jonathan Lippiatt 20200907 2021-06-21 Dorset
Tony Chalhoub 20200908 2021-07-05 Newcastle upon Tyne
Sujata Gupta 20200909 2021-07-09 Manchester
Uzma Mohmood 20200910 2021-07-12 Limerick, Ireland
Mohamed Otify 20200911 2021-09-08 Liverpool
Hersha Patel 20200912 2021-09-20 Guildford
Patricia Ellis 20200913 2021-11-02 Guildford
Simon Butler-Manuel 20200914 2021-11-02 Guildford
Anil Tailor 20200915 2021-11-02 Guildford
Alan Gillespie 20200916 2021-11-24 Sheffield
Jayanta Chatterjee 20200917 2021-11-24 Guildford
Chou Phay Lim 20200918 2022-01-20 Stevenage
Denis Tsepov 20200919 2022-01-21 London
Manou Manpreet Kaur 20200920 2022-02-16 Liverpool
David Rowlands 20200921 2022-02-18 Wirral
Anni Innamaa 20200922 2022-03-29 Dorset
Alex Tan 20200923 2022-05-15 Guildford
Thomas Aust 20200924 2022-10-14 Wirral
Adeola Olaitan 20200925 2022-03-30 London
Tim Hookway 20200926 2022-12-26 Derriford
Yemi Coker 20200927 2023-02-10 London
Amer Raza 20200928 2023-03-03 London
Zeiad El-Gizawy 20200929 2023-03-17 Stoke on Trent
Gourab Misra 20200930 2023-03-17 Stoke on Trent
Owen Heath 20200931 2023-03-17 London
Nidhi Singh 20200932 2023-05-26 Milton Keynes
Ballari Ghosh 20200933 2023-06-09 Colchester
Barry Whitlow 20200934 2023-07-03 Colchester
IIyas Arshad 20200935 2023-07-23 Liverpool
Kamil Zalewski 20200936 2023-08-29 London
Aslam Shiraz 20200937 2023-09-26 London
Anupama Raman Babu 20200938 2023-09-26 Middlesbrough
Christina Uwins 20200939 2023-11-14 Guildford
Faiza Gaba 20200940 2024-01-19 London
Ahmed Etman 20200941 2024-01-18 Northumbria
Nadine DiDonato 20200942 2024-01-25 London
Emma Long 20200943 2024-02-15 Sheffield
Alison DeMaio 20200944 2024-02-15 Tallght, Coombe
Ghadah Ahsan 20200945 2024-02-22 Hertfordshire
Tom Coia 20200946 2024-02-22 Stoke on Trent
Roopa Nair 20200947 2024-02-22 London

BIARGS Robotic surgeon training module for gynaecologist (Download Document)

  • Initial training in robotics: 18-20 cases over 3-6 months with Procter support as required
  • Expected to have safe surgical skills in Gynaecology
  • Main core surgical training to include
    • Port placement
    • Correct use of arms
    • Use of instruments
    • Appreciation of lack of tactile feedback
    • Patient positioning
  • Minimum requirement in skill ( Complication rate annual audit)
  • Minimum requirement in volume (Minimum 25 cases per year / surgeon AAGL requirement, under discussion)
  • Quality assessment Surgical videos
  • Objective evaluation
  • Registration with registered body
  • Minimum annual case load (Number of cases per surgeon/year under discussion)
  • Minimum skill requirement
  • Quality assessment (Minimum outcome measures)
  • Objective evaluation
  • Video case assessment
  • Registration with professional body (BIARGS in UK )
  • Surgical practice: Grand-father clause for existent gynaecological robotic surgeons extended due to COVID-19 till 30th November 2023
  • Completion of Robotic training module for gynaecologist/ATSM/Subspecialty training
  • Professionalism
  • Assessment of knowledge, judgement and skill
  • Objective assessment and lifelong learning
  • Outcome standards and credentialing
  • Limited period of self-registration (Grand father clause) extended due to COVID-19 till 30th Nov 2021
  • Confirmation of e-learning update
  • Certification of lab training
  • Minimum case load on console (under discussion, assessments on surgical audit minimum dataset)
  • Attendance of one scientific conference in three years for CME
  • Submission of basic annual data
  • Submission of Video
  • Annual appraisal within working Trust
  • Dedicated robot assisted surgical team
  • Stable robotic practice
  • Operational policy, procedure guidelines, treatment protocols
  • Clear policy for training the trainers
  • Certified trainer
  • Cross training facility
  • Minimum workload in gynaecological robotic surgery
  • Clinical governance frame work for robotic surgery
President Immediate Past President Vice President Honorary Secretary Treasurer
Miss Nahid Gul Marielle Nobbenhuis Mr. Simon Alastair Miss Sujata Gupta Miss Dina El-Hamamsy
Consultant Gynaecological Pelvic Laparoscopic & Robotic Surgeon Consultant Gynaecological Surgeon and Oncologist Consultant Gynaecological Surgeon and Oncologist Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust Consultant Gynaecological Surgeon St Mary’s Hospital, Manchester foundation trust Consultant Urogynaecologist The Royal London Hospital, London