Mr Hillard trained at Southampton University Medical School and completed his postgraduate training at King's College Hospital, London. He became a member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) in 1987 and a Fellow in 1999. He is also a Fellow of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health.
In 1994, Mr Hillard was appointed as Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist at Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, where he is established the Urogynaecology department and Menopause Clinic. He offers a comprehensive gynaecological service for most common disorders such as menstrual problems, fibroids, pelvic pain, endometriosis, bleeding problems and ovarian cysts. Mr Hillard has a specialist interest in uro-gynaecology and menopause and has expertise in laparoscopic (key hole), vaginal and abdominal surgery carrying out a wide range of surgical procedures including laparoscopic hysterectomy and surgery for pelvic floor prolapse and urinary incontinence. He is a recognised Menopause specialist and trainer and established the first menopause clinic in Dorset.
He is a current Board member of the British Menopause Society (BMS) and was Chairman 2007-2009. He is currently one of two European representatives on the Board of International Menopause Society and is European associate editor of their journal (Climacteric). Until 2019 he was Clinical lead for patient safety at the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (RCOG) and is past Chairman of NHS England Patient Safety Expert Group. He is a Patron of The Daisy Network (Charity for Women with premature ovarian insufficiency) and a medical advisor to Women’s Health Concern (charity which is patient arm of BMS). .
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Timothy Hillard at Nuffield Health
- Pelvic surgery
- Pelvic floor repair
- Labial reduction (labiaplasty)
- Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
- Ovarian cystectomy
Numerous papers on menopause and osteoporosis. Current research on treatments for incontinence. Editor of several books.
- British Society of Urogynaecology
- British Menopause Society (Chairman-Elect)
- British Gynae-Endoscopy Society
- International Continence Society
Other posts held
- Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Poole Hospital
- Consultant Gynaecologist, Victoria Hospital, Wimborne
- Associate Professor, St George's Medical School, Grenada
Insurers Mr Timothy Hillard works with
Mr Timothy Hillard works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- AXA PPP International
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Universal Provident
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Mr Timothy Hillard does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Timothy Hillard has the following interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital:
Mr Hillard part owns the Urodynamics machine used at the hospital. When this machine is used, Mr Hillard receives a small rental fee in respect of each treatment episode.
Mr Timothy Hillard does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.