Mr Muhammad Iftikhar is a highly respected consultant gynaecologist based in Dorchester. He specialises in the full range of menstrual disorders, including endometriosis. He also specialises in minimally invasive surgery, including pelvic floor surgery as well as all aspects of gynaecological oncology and urogynaecology.
Mr Iftikhar was awarded a bachelor of medicine and surgery degree from Nishtar Medical University in Pakistan in 1979 before relocating to the UK to continue his post graduate medical training. He completed his specialist training in gynaecology and obstetrics in Northern Ireland and in 1993, he was appointed as a consultant in Dorchester, England. He provided a full gynaecological service within the Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust for a number of years and was also gynaecology cancer lead until 2019. Throughout his esteemed career, Mr Iftikhar has implemented a number of innovative surgical techniques within his NHS Trust, including laparoscopic hysterectomy, TVT sling operation to treat female urinary incontinence and endometrial ablation techniques, vastly improving outcomes for patients in the region. He now works exclusively in private practice at BMI The Winterbourne Hospital.