Dr Natasha Waters

FRANZCOG, BSCCP

Gynaecology and Obstetrics
Laparoscopic surgery
Hysteroscopy
Endometriosis
Colposcopy

Main Speciality

Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Sub Speciality

Laparoscopic surgery
Hysteroscopy
Endometriosis
Colposcopy

Clinical interests

Outpatient gynaecology (hysteroscopy, ablation, colposcopy)
Laparoscopic (keyhole) hysterectomy
Laparoscopic (keyhole) pelvic floor repair
Advanced Laparoscopic surgery for endometriosis
Minimal Access Surgery
Keyhole surgery
3D Technology in Surgery

Current memberships

Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (FRANZCOG)
British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (BSCCP)
British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopists (BSGE), Council member
British Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology (BritSPAG)
General Medical Council

Professional Profile

Dr Waters graduated in Russia in 1996 with a First Class Honours degree and received most of her specialist training in Australia.

Dr Waters was awarded a Fellowship of The Royal Australian College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology in 2007. She completed a Fellowship at the European Institute of Telesurgery in Strasbourg, France and was awarded a Diploma of Université of Louis Pasteur in Minimal Access Surgery in 2007. Dr Waters also trained as a console surgeon on the da Vinci Robot.

Special interests: Ambulatory (outpatient) gynaecology, including all hysteroscopic operations and office sterilisation and ablation techniques. She is a Lead Clinician in Ambulatory Gynaecology. Dr Waters is a preceptor for The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in hysteroscopy and laparoscopy and is currently training a Fellow in Ambulatory Gynaecology and keyhole surgery. Special interests in keyhole surgery: Adhesion prevention, high BMI and laparoscopic surgery outcomes and safety in laparoscopy, severe endometriosis and pelvic floor repair.

Dr Waters is a trainer for most of the gynaecological operations using minimal access techniques and has recently been elected as a Council Member for the British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopists. Dr Waters is a preceptor at the School of Innovation at the European Institute of Telesurgery in Strasbourg and the INSTITUT DE CHIRURGIE MINI-INVASIVE GUIDÉE PAR L'IMAGE, France and a coach at the annual innovation course for business, engineering and medical students. Dr Waters frequently gives lectures to theatre personnel as she strongly believes that a good team is an essential part in keyhole surgery.

Dr Waters also works closely with Mr James English, as part of the tertiary referral Specialist Centre for the treatment of Endometriosis.

Dr Waters works closely with Endometriosis UK and patient support groups for endometriosis.

Personal Profile

Dr Waters practices in English, Russian and French.