Mr Pubudu N J Pathiraja

Qualifications

MBBS, MRCOG

GMC number: 6031510

Practicing since: 1997

Specialties

Gynaecology

Sub-specialties: Gynaecological Oncology

Consultation times

  • Thursday afternoon/evening
  • Other appointments by arrangement
  • Overview

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About

Mr Pubudu Pathiraja started his Surgical career in Sri Lanka, before moving to Northern Ireland and England where he completed his structured postgraduate training programme in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. During the course of training he obtained his Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (MRCOG), and gained Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Mr Pathiraja completed a RCOG certified Sub-Specialty Training in Gynaecological Oncology in Oxford, as well as a member of the British Gynaecological Cancer Society (BGCS). He is also a BSCCP accredited Colposcopist and trainer for colposcopy.

He is an accomplished and experienced advanced laparoscopic surgeon, performing complex radical laparoscopic surgeries for uterine and cervical cancer. He started the robotic surgical program for gynaecology oncology in Oxford. He has a special interest in performing ultra-radical surgery for ovarian cancer; salvage surgery for recurrent disease and exenterative procedures. Mr Pathiraja also has a particular surgical interest in treating pre cancerous disease of vulva and cervix.

Mr Pathiraja has active involvement in teaching registrars/fellows and medical students from Oxford University. His special interests are developing skills in ontological basis of surgical resection and multi-speciality group for complex oncological procedures.

His vision is to disseminate high quality and safe gynaecological oncological care for all women by volunteering and involving in training specialists in the developing and resource poor countries.

My gratitude to all my past and present colleagues and family.

Mr Pathiraja currently works as a Consultant in Gynaecological Oncology at the Churchill Hospital, Oxford. 

Special interests

Surgery for gynaecological cancer (ovarian cancer, uterine cancer, cervical cancer, vaginal cancer, vulva cancer), premalignant gynaecological diseases (e.g.CIN, VIN), relapsed gynaecological cancer for surgical and holistic treatment, complex benign gynaecological tumours and joint exentrative and reconstruction surgery with multispecialty teams.

Other interests

Robotic surgery, clinical research and ethics

Personal interests

Painting and sculpture

Languages spoken

English and Sinhalese 

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Pubudu N J Pathiraja at Nuffield Health

  • Myomectomy
  • Abnormal smears
  • Ovarian screening
  • Gynaecological biopsies
  • Cervical smear
  • Endometrial resection
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Hysteroscopic surgery
  • Dilation and curettage (D&C)
  • Hysterectomy
  • Female sterilisation
  • Contraception
  • Correction of scoliosis
  • Sentinel node biopsy
  • Labial reduction (labiaplasty)
  • Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Endometrial ablation
  • Ovarian cystectomy
  • Cone biopsy
  • Family Planning
  • PMS clinic
  • Colposcopy

Locations Mr Pubudu N J Pathiraja works with

Related experience

Research

Ovarian cancer chemotherapy response and surgery. Sentinel node biopsy in gynaecological cancer and Robotic surgery in gynaecology oncology.

Memberships

  • General medical council
  • British Society for colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
  • British Medical Association
  • British Gynaecology Cancer Society
  • Royal college of Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Other post held

  • Consultant in Gynaecological Oncology the Churchill Hospital, Oxford

Insurers Mr Pubudu N J Pathiraja works with

Mr Pubudu N J Pathiraja works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Simplyhealth

Declaration

Mr Pubudu N J Pathiraja does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Pubudu N J Pathiraja does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Pubudu N J Pathiraja does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.