Miscarriage is a possibility that many individuals may have to face in their lifetime, and can prove to be a very difficult experience for everyone concerned with the pregnancy, especially for the pregnant person. In our latest article, consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, Mr Christian Barnick, provides us with an in-depth, expert analysis of miscarriage.
Older people are commonly prescribed more than one type of medication to treat conditions brought on by ageing. The combination of different medicines in the body can have negative side effects for patients and therefore seeking out specialised geriatric care can be of huge benefit to older people. In this article, highly esteemed consultant physician in general and geriatric medicine, Dr Tarun Solanki expertly outlines the valuable role of geriatricians in tailoring care for older patients.
Prophylactic mastectomy is a preventative procedure which can be life-saving for women genetically presdisposed to developing breast cancer. In this article, highly esteemed consultant oncoplastic breast surgeon Mr Hazem Khout gives expert advice on what women should consider when deciding if they should opt for the procedure.
There are many sensitive nerves and bone joints in the neck that can make people concerned when it comes to pain. How concerned should you really be, though? In this article, experienced consultant neurosurgeon and spinal surgeon Mr Jonathan Bull delves into neck pain, explaining when it requires professional attention and how it can be treated.
Sciatica is a nerve-affecting condition that leads to potentially severe lower back pain that restricts or indeed completely prevents one from being able to move comfortably. In our latest article, consultant neurosurgeon, Mr Dan Plev, explains what exactly sciatica is, what causes it, and how it is generally treated.
Top surgery, a procedure to remove breast tissue and alter the shape and appearance of the chest, is something those undergoing female-to-male transition are very likely to consider. In this article, highly respected plastic surgeon Mr Christopher Inglefield gives expert insight on what patients can expect from the procedure.
Sports injuries are, unfortunately, quite the nuisance and are very difficult to steer away from. In our latest article, highly revered London-based orthopaedic surgeon, Mr Jagwant Singh, gives us his expert explanation with regards to how sports injuries can be prevented, and what treatment is available for patients who may have fallen victim to severe sporting injuries.
Knee injuries are an extremely common occurrence, and there are a host of different types, with some being more severe than others. Early assessment and treatment are absolutely paramount, in cases of severe injury, to avoid potential complications such as not being able to return to sport. In our latest article, reputable consultant orthopaedic surgeon, Mr Shahid Punwar, highlights those all important knee injury symptoms that we should not ignore.
Pancreatic cancer can undoubtedly be a life-altering diagnosis for many. Thankfully, however, the cancer can be treated if a prompt diagnosis is made. As part of Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, we recently asked esteemed consultant surgeon, Mr Satyajit Bhattacharya, to provide us with an expert explanation in relation to pancreatic cancer.
Varicose veins, swollen veins which are dark blue or purple in colour, can affect people's confidence and make them self-conscious. Treatment is widely available but unfortunately is not always successful and can leads to recurrence of the varicose veins. In this article, renowned consultant venous surgeon, Dr Omar Abu-Bakr explains why this can occur and what patients can expect from high quality treatment.