Mr. Lawrence Mascarenhas MD (France), MRCOG, MD (Birm), MEd (Cantab)
Gynaecologist and Obstetrician / GMC: 3206256
Mr Lawrence Mascarenhas is an internationally renowned Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with over 30 years of unrivalled experience in NHS and private practice. He has a special interest in infertility, fibroids, endometriosis, pelvic pain, PCOS, PMS, Laparoscopic & hysteroscopic surgery, menstrual problems, miscarriage and prolapse, cosmetic gynaecology, perennial surgery and open and keyhole gynaecological surgery.
Mr Mascarenhas is a senior Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital and has previously held the position as Clinical Director of both obstetrics and gynaecology. He is also the current Regional Royal College Advisor for South London, responsible for clinical governance (patient safety) and re-accreditation of Consultants in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
After being awarded a French government scholarship to study medicine at Francois Rabelais University in Tours, (France) where he graduated with first-class honours, Mr Mascarenhas trained in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the Cochin Port Royal Maternity Hospital in Paris. He then trained in some of Britain’s top institutions, successively at the John Radcliffe Maternity Hospital Oxford, Birmingham Women’s’ Hospital and Addenbrooke’s Hospital Cambridge, successfully completing general specialist accreditation in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in 1996.
Following this training, Mr Mascarenhas then pursued Royal College subspecialist accreditation in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery at Addenbrooke’s Hospital Cambridge and the world-famous Bourne Hall IVF centre.
Exceptionally holding both general and subspecialist accreditations in the GMC specialist register, Mr Mascarenhas is an accredited College Trainer in minimal access surgery (laparoscopic and hysteroscopic). He has also been responsible for junior doctor training in Nottingham and in London for the last ten years as the Royal College Tutor.
Mr Macarenhas has obtained two postgraduate degrees from Birmingham and from Cambridge Universities respectively and has published extensively including two first author editorials in the British Medical Journal.
Research led by Mr. Lawrence Mascarenhas
Kielland's forceps. From controversy to consensus?
Aesthetic shoulder augmentation with silicone implants.
Kielland's forceps. From controversy to consensus? Nash Z, Nathan B, Mascarenhas L. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2015 Jan;94(1):8-12.
Aesthetic shoulder augmentation with silicone implants. Nathan B, Nash Z, Nathan M, Mascarenhas L. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2014 Aug;38(4):824
Analysis of formal complaints in 1,645 liposuction operations. Nathan B, Nash Z, Nathan M, Mascarenhas L. Plast Surg Nurs. 2014 Apr-Jun;34(2):59-61.
The role of intraoperative cell salvage in abdominal myomectomy. Nash ZJ, Kunde K, Mascarenhas LJ. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Oct;211(4):440-1.
Conservative management of subglottic stenosis in pregnancy resulting in vaginal birth. Nash Z, Krishna A, Darwish M, Mascarenhas L. BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Apr 3;2014. pii: bcr2013202137
Two-stage breast augmentation-mastopexy: how many return for the mastopexy? Nathan B, Mikhail M, Nash Z, Mascarenhas L. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Feb;133(2):233e-4e.
Analysis of formal complaints in 1840 consecutive primary breast augmentations. Nathan B, Nathan M, Mascarenhas L. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Nov;132(5):883e-884e.
NICE promises on infertility and caesarean section are unmet. Mascarenhas L, Nash Z, Nathan B. BMJ. 2013 Jun 18;346:f3814.
Renal calculi in pregnancy? The role of ultralow-dose CT. Nash Z, Mascarenhas L. BMJ Case Rep. 2013 May 31;2013. pii: bcr2013009021
Refreshing labioplasty techniques for plastic surgeons. Nathan B, Mascarenhas L. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2013 Apr;37(2):474
Use of awake oral fibreoptic intubation (AFOI) for caesarian section in a woman with Goldenhar Syndrome: a case report. Hezelgrave NL, Srinivas K, Ahmad I, Mascarenhas L. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2011 Dec;159(2):479-80.