Clinical Team

Dr Berrin Tezcan MRCOG, MSc, MD, Clinical Director, Consultant Obstetrician, Gynaecologist & Fetal Medicine Specialist

Berrin completed her specialist training in London. She has been working in the NHS as a senior obstetrician and gynaecologist since 2005. She has over 15 years experience in the specialty. She completed her specialist training in Fetal Medicine at King's College Hospital and holds Diploma in Fetal Medicine awarded by Prof Kypros Nicolaides. She then completed an MSc degree in Prenatal Genetics and Fetal Medicine at UCL (University College London) with distinction.

 

Berrin is one of the leading gynaecologists and obstetricians in London. She has excellent reputation and also she is known as one of Bupa's  open referral consultants which means that her excellent management skills and excellent patient satisfaction results are recognised by Bupa; world's leading private health insurance company.  

 

Berrin worked as a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist and Fetal Medicine Specialist at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. She has been actively involved in the training and teaching of obstetricians and gynaecologists at all levels. Berrin has very well established private clinics both in Central London and in South London.

 

Berrin also holds practicing privileges at the Portland Hospital. Berrin also runs regular private clinics at 212 Great Portland Street Clinic (the Portland Hospital Outpatient Clinic) and at Women's Health Dulwich.

 

RCOG Ethics Committee Member

 

International Presentations and Publications

Dr Claudine De Munter FRCPCH, Consultant Paediatrician

 

Dr Claudine De Munter is an English and French speaking Paediatrician with special expertise in feeding difficulties and infections. 

She trained in Belgium, consults in French and in English, and is familiar with the French, Belgian and English health systems.

She has been practicing in London as a Consultant at St Mary's Hospital Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust since 1998. Dr De Munter was elected a Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (FRCPCH) in 1998.

Dr De Munter administers all vaccines/immunisations and looks after respiratory, digestive, renal, skin, sleep, growth and behavioural disorders.

 

Dr De Munter's skills have been recognised by the Health Service Journal for her contribution to the NHS. She was given The Special Award for Contributions to the NHS including care using baby simulators . She has also been described as a great teacher and innovator.

 

•  Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

•  Free University of Brussels, Belgium (ULB).

•  Specialist in General Paediatrics

•  Paediatric Intensive care

•  Free University of Brussels, Belgium (ULB),

•  Medical degree

Dr Hana Patel General Practitioner (Private GP)

 

Dr. Hana Patel is a general practitioner who completed her medical training in 2005, qualifying from University College London and became a member of the Royal College of General Practitioners in 2010. She has additional post graduate qualifications in Family Planning, Women’s Health, Elderly Medicine, ILM 5 Executive Business Coaching and Mentoring and a Masters degree in Medical Education. Hana is a committed general practitioner who enjoys her life- long passion caring for patients, and shares her enthusiasm as a lecturer, GMC examiner and Training Programme Director for doctors in training to become both GPs and GP trainers. Hana appreciates the traditional GP- patient relationship and is keen to provide continuity and patient-informed long term care. As family medicine specialist, Hana specialises in all areas of medicine, and her interests include infertility, men’s health, paediatrics, elderly medicine and psychiatry.  

 

Hana also has an interest in regulatory medicine. She works for Health Education England, for the Care Quality Commission as a specialist GP advisor and for NHS England as a Clinical Advisor and Medical Appraiser. Hana is up to date with current evidence based NICE guidance and treatments available, and has access to a network of consultant specialist for patients when needed. Hana works in the NHS as a Executive Business Coach, Life Coach and Mentor, helping clients to identify and achieve personal goals in a positive manner, and offers this service also.  

Dr Rima Chakrabarti BSc, MBChB, MRCOG, MA (Clinical Education), SFHEA Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Miss Rima Chakrabarti is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist. Having graduated from Glasgow University in 2010, she completed her training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in London in 2019.  

Her main interests are in managing women with Endometriosis, PMS (Premenstrual Syndrome) and Menopause.  She also performs Early Pregnancy and Gynaecology scans and was awarded the Ethicon Fellowship in Laparoscopy surgery in 2018.   

Having successfully attained her Masters in Clinical Education in 2021 from King’s College London, Rima currently divides her time between her Academic commitments at UCL Medical School and her clinical practice. 

Currently, Rima is the Lead for the Curriculum Map at UCL Medical School and also works with the Quality Assurance & Enhancement Unit.  As the Chair of the Gender Equality Taskforce at the Medical School, she led the strategic response for tackling Misogyny and Gender Based Violence. She also has commitments with the RCOG and is a Member of the 

Workforce Planning Group and is involved in postgraduate teaching at the Royal College of Physicians.

 Dr Yuliya Ashton MRCOG, MSc, PhD, Specialty Doctor in Colposcopy

 

Dr Yuliya Ashton is an accredited colposcopist and has particular interest in colposcopy and cervical pathology. She completed her training in diagnostic and therapeutic colposcopy at well-recognised colposcopy centre at the Whittington Health NHS Trust.

 

She is an active member of BSCCP (British Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology), fully accredited colposcopist and trainer. 

 

Yuliya speaks English and Russian languages. 

 Dr Davide Casagrandi MD, MSc, Specialty Doctor in Obstetrics Ultrasound

 

Dr Davide Casagrandi has extensive experience in obstetrics ultrasound. Davide completed MSc in Prenatal Genetics and Fetal Medicine at UCL in 2002. He then completed his Fetal Medicine training at King's College Hospital  under the supervision of Prof Kypros Nicolaides in 2011. Since 2012 he has been working in the NHS as a specialty doctor at maternal fetal medicine unit at UCLH (University College London Hospitals). 

 

Davide has extensive experience in both NHS and the private sector. His specialist interest areas are prenatal diagnosis, obstetrics (pregnancy) ultrasound, preterm birth, maternal-fetal medicine & early pregnancy ultrasound. 

 

 

Ms Yolanda Royan Pardo MSK & Women's Health Physiotherapist  

Yolanda  completed her degree in physiotherapy in 2006 and occupational therapy in 2009  in the University of Vic, Barcelona.  She worked in the National Health Service and private practice in Spain for 9 years. She achieved a post-graduate degree in pelvic floor rehabilitation and hypopressive technique from Gimbernat University in Barcelona, 2015. She currently practices at Women's Health Dulwich and at Harley Street.

With various experiences with post surgery rehabilitation, elderly physiotherapy, Orthopaedic & Musculoskeletal.

Alongside her main areas of interest and due to the wide variability of pathologies Yolanda encountered in private practices in London, she is able to provide different types of treatments such as chronic lower back pain, post surgery rehabilitation, neck & shoulder pain, sport physiotherapy as well as clinical pilates.

On the other hand, through her former professional activities in physiotherapy practices and post training in woman's health in the UK, Yolanda  has acquired strong knowledge in pelvic floor rehabilitation, incontinence & prolapse, pelvic pain, PGP, SPD and lower back pain during pregnancy. She also specialises in abdominal reconditioning & diastasis recti and sexual dysfunctions. Yolanda has her regular sessions on Mondays and Thursdays

Ms Carla Brito, MSK, Women's Health & Paediatric Physiotherapist  

Graduated as a Physiotherapist in 2007 from Coimbra Health School (Portugal),  Carla has over 10 years of experience in Portugal and in the UK (London), working extensively with musculoskeletal, spinal and orthopaedic conditions and elderly care. Her private physiotherapy practice background and continuous professional development activities have allowed her to keep specialising her practice into paediatrics conditions (specialised physiotherapy for babies, children and young people - neuromotor development, gait and postural issues, torticollis and head flattening, sports injuries, among others) and women’s health conditions (pre and postnatal care and rehab, pelvic pain, pelvic floor dysfunctions, pelvic organs prolapse, incontinence, sexual dysfunctions).

With functional recovery as the main goal, Carla deeply believes in a personalised and holistic approach, with empowerment of every single patient, combining both manual therapy techniques and rehabilitation exercise programmes. 

Ms Simrat Bhangoo; Dip CBHyp, GQHP, GHR (Reg), Cert.Coach, P.G.Dip, B.A.(Hons)  Cognitive Behavioural Therapist-Life Coach-Hypnotherapist

With a degree in Psychology, Economics (Hons) & Sociology, Simrat is a qualified Cognitive Behavioural Hypnotherapist and a certified neuro-psychology based Life Coach, specialising in stress and anxiety management. In addition, she also teaches personal & professional development to university students. Originally from a corporate background (financial services with several multinationals), she understands the stresses and strains of a modern-day work environment and its impact upon wellbeing. 

Simrat was nominated by Shaw Trust for ‘the Mayor of London award for changing lives’ in recognition of her work with people who were at a risk of being homeless. 

Simrat offers a warm, safe and confidential space for her clients to explore their thoughts, feelings and behaviours. She is passionately committed to equipping her clients with the tools and skills to learn self-efficacy and build resilience towards life, and its challenges. 

To help maintain or to bring BALANCE back into your life, she takes an integrative approach to therapy and uses a combination of evidence-based approaches rooted in neuroscience for optimum results. Simrat is a Registered Member of the General Hypnotherapy Register, Accredited Member of General Hypnotherapy Standard Council and a Member of Association for Coaches. As such, she follows their code of ethics. Simrat has her regular sessions on Tuesdays. 


Management Team

Ms Samone Amaral, Operations and Finance 

 

 

Samone is an administrative healthcare professional with more than ten years of working in the field. Originally from Boston, Samone studied and received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Healthcare Management. She is passionate about healthcare, improving patient experience, and overall outcomes for the practice 

 

Kerem Tezcan, Information Technology

 

 

Kerem is a student with extensive experience in creating, operating and managing computer systems, and currently oversees the day-to-day IT operation of Women’s Health Dulwich.

Kerem is the point of contact for any technical queries or requirements, and aims to make the patient experience as seamless and accessible as possible. He ensures that patients have access to the latest medical technology for trouble-free treatment.

 

Kerem currently studies computer science undergraduate degree at Stanford University in San Francisco.  He continues overseeing all IT operations of Women’s Health Dulwich.

 

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