Dr Thikra Bashir


  • Specialities Gynaecology
  • Telephone 01444 471 112
  • Year of first qualification 1968
  • Email
  • GMC Number 2698238
  • Fax 01444 484 182


Dr Bashir trained at St James’s Teaching Hospital in Leeds and has wide experience in all aspects of obstetrics and gynaecology. Her very first post was in Mid-Sussex and after training in Leeds, she returned to Mid-Sussex to take up the Consultant position in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals (BSUH) Trust.  She enjoyed teaching under- and post-graduates, both in Leeds and Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals Trust. She is recognised as a Tear 2 Educator in Postgraduate Obstetrics and Gynaecology Medical Education and Training by the Faculty of Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and is a recognised trainer for Level 3 laparoscopy by the Royal College. 

 Before leaving the BSUH Trust in 2015, she was the lead for gynae cancer with an interest in women’s health around the menopause and since 2015 has ceased obstetric work, but continues with gynaecology, which is her main interest.  She performs regular in-patient and operating surgery sessions at the Haywards Heath Nuffield Hospital.


  • Tuesdays 09:00 - 18:00
  • Ad-hoc clinics available


Current posts

  • Consultant in Gynaecology – general gynaecology, menopause, pelvic surgery, menstrual disorders and gynae cancer


Personal interests

Animal lover, reading, theatre, music and ballet.

Member of

  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists RCOG, BMS, BSCCP
  • British Menopause Society RCOG, BMS, BSCCP
  • British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology RCOG, BMS, BSCCP
  • Clinicians in Management
  • Women's Career Advisory Sub-committee


Dr Thikra Bashir works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Health-on-Line
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

Dr Thikra Bashir does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Thikra Bashir does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Thikra Bashir does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.