Andrew Kent is a Consultant Gynaecologist and Minimal Access Surgeon based at the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford since 2001. He is Clinical Lead for Gynaecological Minimal Access Surgery and Abnormal Uterine Bleeding including Outpatient Hysteroscopy.
He is Director of Gynaecological Surgery at the Minimal Access Therapy Training Unit and Clinical Director for the Masters programme in Advanced Gynaecological Endoscopy, at the University of Surrey.
He runs the Guildford Endometriosis Centre in collaboration with Professor Timothy Rockall (Colorectal Surgeon). Guildford is a nationally and internationally recognised tertiary referral centre for the treatment of severe endometriosis including rectovaginal disease. It is one of the few centres worldwide with published data on the successful treatment of this complicated condition.
His special skills and interests include advanced laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery, particularly with relation to endometriosis, fibroids and abnormal uterine bleeding. He is a Certified Colposcopist accredited by the BSCCP.
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Andrew Kent at Nuffield Health
- Cone biopsy
- Dilation and curettage (D&C)
- Embryo storage
- Endometrial ablation
- Endometrial resection
- Excision vaginal lumps
- Female sterilisation
- Hormonal coil
- Reversal of sterilisation
- Labial reduction (labiaplasty)
- Adnexal surgery
- Hysterectomy surgery
- Cervical smear testing
Research interests include the surgical management of endometriosis and fibroids, and the development of laparoscopic approaches to hysterectomy and pelvic floor prolapse.
- Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
- Worshipful Society of Apothecaries of London
- British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy
- European Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy
- British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
Other post held
- Consultant Gynaecologist and Minimal Access Surgeon, Royal Surrey County Hospital
- Consultant Gynaecologist, Nuffield Health Guildford Hospital
Insurers Mr Andrew Kent works with
Mr Andrew Kent works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- AXA PPP International
- Benenden Health
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Medical Care Direct
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Mr Andrew Kent does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Andrew Kent does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Andrew Kent does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.