“An excellent service – everyone was kind, efficient and respectful. I’m extremely happy with the way I’ve been looked after. It’s been one of the best gynaecological experiences I’ve had. No room for improvement.”
Here at The McIndoe Centre, we work closely together to guide women through evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of their gynaecological needs. Consisting of a multidisciplinary team of remarkable individuals who work collaboratively to ensure our patients receive the best possible care in a swift yet thorough manner. With years of experience, our team is highly skilled in all the aspects of gynaecological care, utilising the latest technology for diagnosis, as well as medical and surgical treatment.
Mr Angus McIndoe
Angus, a recognised leader in the field of colposcopy, heads up the team at the McIndoe Centre. He is a fully trained and accredited gynaecological oncologist and was lead in both these areas at Imperial College Healthcare for many years. He has worked at The Wellington Hospital, The London Clinic, The Portland Hospital, The Lindo Wing of St Mary’s, and The Sainsbury wing at The Hammersmith.Mr Angus McIndoe is one of the foremost UK consultants working in the field of Gynaecological Oncology today. A New Zealand native, Angus qualified in 1980, after which time he moved to the UK to take up a position at the Whittington Hospital in London. It was there that he gained general surgical training and experience, including a clinical research fellowship at the Imperial Cancer Research Fund under Professor Peter Beverley, subsequently leading to a PhD.
In addition, Angus has published several papers in colposcopy and the related field of HPV, and has trained many colposcopists for practice both within the United Kingdom and abroad. He has been widely published. He is a member of the British Medical Association, British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology, British Gynaecological Cancer Society, Royal Society of Medicine, British and Irish Association of Robotic Gynaecological Surgeons, Society of European Robotic Gynaecological Surgery, and London Consultants Association.
Pioneer in robotic surgery
Angus is recognised as both a leader and pioneer in robotic gynaecological surgery for benign surgery and for gynaecological oncology. He was one of the early surgeons in the field and has performed a wide range of procedures using the Da Vinci robotic system. He has worked as a mentor and trainer with surgeons beginning their robotic programmes in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, Sweden, Belgium, France and Switzerland. Mr McIndoe has pioneered the use of single site robotic surgery, which uses only port through the umbilicus for the whole robotic system. He performed the first single site hysterectomy in the UK and will be the first in Europe to use the new wristed needle driver for the single site system. Additionally, he mentors other surgeons across Europe in Single Site techniques.
His qualifications include:
BSc – Auckland 1974
MB ChB – Auckland 1980
FRCS – England 1985
MRCOG – London 1987
PhD – London 1993
Mr Joseph Yazbek
Joseph Yazbek is a Consultant Gynaecologist and a Gynaecological Oncology Surgeon at Imperial College Healthcare NHS trust and an honorary senior lecturer at Imperial College London.
He is an advocate of a holistic approach in the management of women with various gynaecological problems including benign and malignant conditions. His skills, including expertise in gynaecological ultrasound, colposcopy and complex open and minimally invasive surgery for malignant and benign gynaecological conditions.
He leads a research programme, which investigate the role of gynaecological ultrasound in the management of women with ovarian tumours, the management of borderline ovarian tumours, fertility preservation and restoration.
He has promoted the use of intraoperative ultrasound for various gynaecological procedures especially in the case of recurrent borderline ovarian tumours in patients requiring fertility preservation.
He regularly lectures about these subjects nationally and internationally and is widely published in the field of gynaecology and gynaecological oncology: Click here to view
Mr Yazbek speaks many languages including English, Arabic, French and Russian.
His qualifications include:
LRCP, LRCS, LRCPS - 1999
MRCOG - 2008
MD (research) - 2009
CONSULTANT CYTOPATHOLOGIST AND HISTOPATHOLOGIST
CONSULTANT CLINICAL ONCOLOGIST, GYNAECOLOGICAL AND BREAST CANCER
GYNAECOLOGIST AND SPECIALIST IN GYNAECOLOGICAL ULTRASOUND AND EARLY PREGNANCY CARE
HEALTH CARE ASSISTANT
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