Dr Madhavi Vellayan graduated from University of Madras, India in 1992. She trained in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in various renowned centres in Yorkshire and underwent specialisation in Gynaecological Endoscopy in Jessop Hospital for Women, Sheffield. Dr Vellayan has a wide range of experience and interest in women's health issues ranging from gynaecological issues affecting children to period problems, pelvic pain, prolapse, urinary incontinence and menopausal symptoms. Dr Vellayan provides a full assessment of the presenting problem and discussion around various options available for management. She is trained in minimally invasive surgery (Laparoscopic and Hysteroscopic surgery) and adopts this method of surgery where feasible to improve patient recovery after operation. When it comes to female health, women are much more open about the issues they face than in years gone by. It is becoming more common for ladies to talk about their health as well as being a subject covered more frequently by the media. However, when it comes to gynaecological conditions, it is natural for many to still feel nervous or apprehensive about discussing their problems. As such a trusted female gynaecologist offering NHS and private gynaecology services in Gloucestershire, Dr Madhavi Vellayan understands this. As well as being extremely professional, Dr Vellayan is also keen to ensure that all those who come to see her are put at ease. Her quality and experience assures her patients that they are in the best hands. With a varied interest in women’s health issues, Dr Madhavi Vellayan, specialises in conditions ranging from period problems to pelvic pain and urinary incontinence, treating a vast range of conditions in the gynaecological field. With such a wealth of experience she is able to handle all gynaecological conditions. With particularly sensitive issues, many women prefer to see a female doctor. Having trained in obstetrics and gynaecology at various renowned centres in Yorkshire, as well as studying gynaecological minimal access surgery, her particular areas of specialisation include menstrual disorders, endometriosis, ovarian cysts, cervical smear problems and vulval disorders. Dr Vellayan has been a Consultant Gynaecologist in Gloucester Royal Hospital since 2007 and is one of the most experienced private gynaecologists in Gloucestershire. With her skills in keyhole surgery (minimal access surgery), she is able to offer minimally invasive approach whenever possible and appropriate. Consulting a female gynaecologist in Gloucester who is trained in minimally invasive surgery remains a high priority for a number of women. Even the simplest and most common issues can have a big impact. Things like premenstrual syndrome or post-menopausal bleeding are experienced by many but can have a significantly detrimental effect to your everyday life. However, alongside full time jobs, family life and other commitments, it can be difficult to find the time to get these issues sorted. As well as a full assessment of the problem in question, private gynaecologist, Dr Vellayan also discusses with her patient all options available for the management of gynaecological problems, both operative and non operative and adopts minimally invasive surgery where possible to improve patient recovery after operation. Female Gynaecologist, Dr Madhavi Vellayan working at The Winfield Hospital and Gloucester Royal Hospital since 2007, offers short notice appointments, allowing women peace of mind that they can see someone as soon as possible if necessary. Both Dr Vellayan and her secretary are easily contactable and Dr Vellayan always keeps in touch with her patients after discharge through telephone calls in the immediate few weeks after surgery before they are seen for post operative follow up to ensure that patients receive the best care possible. Following detailed consultation, patients are also given the option to contact Dr Vellayan through email free of charge with queries that may arise at a later date, thereby ensuring ongoing care.