About Miss Saswati Maitra

sashaClinical Interest

Miss Maitra’s main clinical interest is in the field of Emergency Gynaecology and high risk obstetrics.  Her special interests are in gynaecology ultrasound including 3D gynaecology scanning, early pregnancy problems including recurrent and late miscarriages, poor obstetric history, ectopic pregnancies and one stop gynaecology clinics particularly for pelvic pain and irregular/heavy vaginal bleeding.  She is the Lead for Emergency Gynaecology and Early Pregnancy problems at North West London Hospital NHS Trust.   She provides a comprehensive range of gynaecological care in most aspects of gynaecology such as general health checks, menstrual disorders, polycystic ovarian syndrome, fibroids, contraception and menopausal problems.

 

Professional Profile

Miss Maitra qualified from Calcutta University in 1993.  She did her specialist training in the North West Thames region of London primarily at St Mary’s Hospital, London where she had the privilege of training with some eminent doctors in the field of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.  She has been a key member in setting up the new Gynaecology Direct Referral unit at Northwick Park Hospital where women with early pregnancy problems, emergency gynaecology problems i.e. pelvic pain and very heavy menstrual bleeding would be able to walk in and have their problems sorted with surgery if necessary and be discharged home as soon as possible thereby providing a better patient experience.

Miss Maitra is also Lead for Obstetric Risk Management at North West London Hospital NHS Trust.  Patient safety and good patient experience is of paramount importance to her.

 

Interests Outside Medicine

 Miss Maitra’s interest outside medicine include hill walking, listening to Indian and Western classical music, cooking, craft and needlework.  She is specially interested in cooking Indian, Chinese and Thai cuisines for friends and family.    Most of her free time is now spent with her child and she loves watching him grow up.  She is a very good communicator with an excellent knowledge of English, Hindi, Bengali and Urdu.

Miss Saswati Maitra MBBS MCROG

Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician

Year Qualified:

1993

 

Unit:             

North West London Hospital NHS Trust

BMI The Clementine Churchill Hospital

 

Membership: 

RCOG, ISUOG, GMC, MDU

 

GMC No:      

5181014