Sherif Tawfeek

Gynaecologist MRCOG; FRANZCOG; FICS; MSc

Consults at Christchurch O & G Associates

Appointments; 03 375-4060

Special Clinical Interests:

  • Advanced laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery for pelvic pain, endometriosis and menstrual disorders.

  • Extensive experience at laparoscopic approach to the removal of fibroids, hysterectomy, endometriosis and infertility surgery.

  • Currently head of the Endoscopic Unit at Christchurch Women’s Hospital, dealing with the investigation and treatment of pelvic pain, endometriosis and infertility and menstrual disorders.

  • Senior Clinical Lecturer in Obstetrics and Gynaecology for the University of Otago Medical School.  

Post Graduate Training:

  • Trained in advanced laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery in specialised units in the United Kingdom.

  • Obtained Diploma in Gynaecological Operative Endoscopy (France)

  • Masters degree in Infertility and Reproductive Medicine (UK).

  • Fellow of the International College of Surgeons.

  • Appointed Senior Consultant at Christchurch Women’s Hospital.

  • Undertaken research in the area of pelvic pain and endometriosis. Has published papers, in learned journals, and presented, at both national and international level, on these subjects.

Professional Profile:

  • Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists

  • Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists

  • Member of the Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy & Surgery Society

  • Member of the British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy

  • Member of the American Association of Gynaecologic Laparoscopists

  • Member of the British Fertility Society.