Mr Martyn Underwood



GMC number: 6122311

Practicing since: 2005



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Mr Underwood is an Obstetrics and Gynaecology Consultant and Clinical Director for Gynaecology at the Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust. He is also the Colposcopy and Hysteroscopy lead and has a keen interest in women’s health.

Mr Underwood’s practice covers a wide field of gynaecology and he specialises in:

  • Heavy menstrual bleeding
  • Pelvic pain
  • Prolapse
  • Abnormal cervical cytology (smears)
  • Permanent sterilisation
  • Vulval disorders
  • Minimal invasive surgery
  • Hysteroscopy- ablations, polypectomy and Essure sterilisation
  • Laparoscopy - total laparoscopic hysterectomy, cystectomy and the treatment of pelvic pain
  • Abdominal and vaginal surgery for benign uterine or ovarian masses and pelvic floor prolapse
  • Colposcopy for the management of abnormal cervical cytology (smears) and abnormal bleeding

Special interests

  • Abnormal uterine bleeding – dysfunctional and post-menopausal bleeding
  • Pelvic pain
  • Prolapse
  • Abnormal cervical cytology / bleeding
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Hysteroscopy – ablation, polypectomy and Essure sterilisation

Other interests


Personal interests

Cycling and family life

Languages spoken


Treatments and tests offered by Mr Martyn Underwood at Nuffield Health

  • Dilation and curettage (D&C)
  • Endometrial resection
  • Excision vaginal lumps
  • Female sterilisation
  • Hormonal coil
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysteroscopic surgery
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Vulval lesion excision
  • Colposcopy

Locations Mr Martyn Underwood works with

Related experience


Clinical Trials Scholar working for the University of Birmingham


  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
  • British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy

Other post held

  • Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust

Insurers Mr Martyn Underwood works with

Mr Martyn Underwood works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Bupa
  • Aviva Health
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Healix
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • WPA
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Cigna


Mr Martyn Underwood does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Martyn Underwood does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Martyn Underwood does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.