Mr Shaheen Khazali started his specialty training at John Radcliff Hospital, Oxford, having spent his basic training in London and Cambridge. He then moved to the south coast where he did the majority of his training and worked in Poole, Winchester and Southampton hospitals. His NHS appointment is at Ashford and St. Peter's NHS Foundation Trust, where he is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist.
Mr Shaheen Khazali treats most benign gynaecological conditions and is especially interested in advanced Laparoscopic (keyhole surgery) and Hysteroscopic surgery as well as gynaecological ultrasound scanning. He holds a Masters degree in Advanced Gynaecological Endoscopy from the University of Surrey and has a keen interest in looking after women with pelvic pain and endometriosis and those with heavy or irregular periods.
Mr Shaheen Khazali has led a number of innovative projects, including an online pain diary for chronic pelvic pain patients, development of a new laparoscopic instrument to improve safety and speed of surgery and also has devised a scoring system for assessing laparoscopic surgical skills of trainees.
He was a board member of British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy (BSGE) for 3 years and now is the editor of BSGE’s video library and forum, which he has helped set up. He has published in various journals, contributed to a number of book chapters in the field and presented at national and international meetings.