Mr Philip Rahmanou

Qualifications

MBChB, MD, MRCOG

GMC number: 4421348

Practicing since: 1997

Specialties

Gynaecology

Sub-specialties: Urogynaecology

Consultation times

  • Tuesday evening from 18:30
  • Thursday AM
  • Other days and times by arrangement
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About

Mr Rahmanou qualified from University of Liverpool. He was awarded his MD at University of London, for his research in the field of urogynaecology. He undertook higher surgical training in Oxford, John Radcliff hospital developing expertise in keyhole (minimal access) surgery for gynaecological conditions.

Mr Rahmanou is a specialist in Urogynaecology, treating patients with pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence, recurrent UTIs and painful bladder syndrome. He also treats all types of benign general gynaecological problems such as menstrual problems (Heavy periods), uterine fibroids, ovarian cysts, pelvic pain/painful intercourse, postpartum problems.

As per national guidelines recommendation he treats all women with urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse in a local multidisciplinary team in both his NHS as well as his private practice. His prolapse and continence surgeries are registered on BSUG (British Society of Urogynaecology) database with patient consent and monitored postoperatively as recommended by NICE. 

For further information about my practice and conditions I treat, your can look at his website: https://www.practiceforwomen.co.uk/conditions/

Other interests

Laparoscopic (Keyhole) uterine preservation surgery for prolapse.

Personal interests

Mr Rahmanou is married with 2 children and lives in Cheltenham. He is interested in antique silver, cycling and swimming.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Philip Rahmanou at Nuffield Health

  • Hysteroscopy
  • Hysteroscopic surgery
  • Dilation and curettage (D&C)
  • Hysterectomy
  • Female sterilisation
  • Labial reduction (labiaplasty)
  • Smear test (cervical screening)
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Endometrial ablation
  • Excision vaginal lumps
  • Endometrial resection

Related experience

Research

During his training Mr Rahmanou completed a Doctorate of Medicine at the University of London in the field of urogynaecology. During this research he gained valuable experience in investigations used for the assessment of women with pelvic floor dysfunction and management of pelvic floor disorder.

Memberships

  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • British Society of Urogynaecology
  • UK Continence Society
  • International Continence Society
  • British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy

Other post held

  • Consultant Gynaecologist/ Urogynaecologist, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Insurers Mr Philip Rahmanou works with

Mr Philip Rahmanou works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA
  • Aetna
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • HealthFund
  • Health-on-Line
  • Universal Provident
  • Westfield Health WPA

Declaration

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

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

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