Dr Tahir Mahmood

Consultant Gynaecologist


Languages spoken:Urdu, Punjabi, Hindi

Member of:

  • Fellow Royal College of Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, London
  • Fellow Royal College of Physicians, Ireland
  • Fellow Faculty of Reproductive and Sexual Health
  • Honorary Fellow Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
  • Honorary Fellow American College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologist
  • Honorary Fellow of European Board and College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Clinical interests:

  • General Gynaecology
  • Infertility and recurrent pregnancy loss
  • Polycystic Ovary
  • Hirsutism
  • Endometriosis
  • PMT
  • Contraception
  • Heavy menstrual bleeding
  • Post-menopausal bleeding
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Benign Vulval Disease
  • Vaginal discharge and Vaginal Prolapse
  • Reversal of Sterilization,
  • Medico-legal Reports

Training and Background

I completed my post graduate training in Scotland as a generalist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with special interest in reproductive Medicine, infertility issues, Endometriosis and associated conditions. I also did my research in Pelvic Endometriosis and was awarded an MD by the University of Aberdeen. I was appointed as a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in Fife group of Hospitals in 1990 and I have worked there for 31 years. I have also held various management positions in Fife, including Chairman of Fife Medical Advisory Committee and Clinical Director for Women and Children’s Directorate. I have also served on several National committees (British Medical association, SIGN and NICE Guidelines), and as Vice President Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists for three years. I was awarded a CBE in 2012. I hold several honorary fellowships from various academic bodies. I have wide experience in all areas of Women’s health.

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