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Mr Kamran Safdar Rao - Gynaecology

Mr Kamran Safdar Rao is a Consultant Gynaecologist in Colchester, Essex

Based at: Oaks Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests

Pelvic Pain


Laparoscopic Hysterectomy (keyhole)

Minimal Access Surgery (Laparoscopic)


Academic background

After qualifying, Mr. Safdar Rao completed basic surgical training in West Midlands and Kent, Surrey and Sussex Deanery. Following his membership examinations in surgery (MRCS) from the Royal College of Surgeons, Mr. Safdar Rao started his specialist training in Obstetrics & Gynaecology in East of England.

After his membership examination in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (MRCOG) from Royal College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology (RCOG), he obtained the RCOG ATSM certificate in Benign Open and Laparoscopic surgery.

Later in his training, he successfully secured the place for highly competitive RCOG Advanced Training Skills Module (ATSM) in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery for excision of benign disease at Colchester General Hospital which is a recognised and well reputed endometriosis centre in UK. This gave him the opportunity to enhance his laparoscopic skills by working in multi-disciplinary setting with endometriosis, colorectal, urology and pain teams. After extensive training, Mr. Safdar Rao obtained the certificate of completion.

Mr. Safdar Rao has gained wide experience in gynaecological surgery including laparoscopic and open abdominal surgeries. He has special interest in total laparoscopic hysterectomy (keyhole).

He is the lead consultant at Colchester Hospital for Complex Gynaecological surgery.


Professional Memberships

MRCOG (Member of Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists) 

MRCS (Member of Royal College of Surgeons of England)

Member of BSGE (British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy)

Member of BICS (British Intrapartum Care Society)


NHS base

Colchester General Hospital

Clinic Times


01206 987669