Supporting women’s health, every step of the way
The Women’s Health Hub is there to offer advice and guidance as you move through the different stages of your life. From coping with periods and the reproductive years to starting the menopause and beyond, when your needs may change, their hub has you covered. Taking care of your body and mind is important and the hub is here to provide you with further information and signposting to help.
How can Benenden Hospital help women in particular? Is the help applicable to all stages of life?
The easy-to-access information on the hub helps to put you in control of your health so you can choose to read articles about the particular phase of life you’re in. Benenden Hospital understands that getting answers for female health concerns can be stressful and time consuming, with many women feeling isolated as a result.
However, as a CQC rated Outstanding private Benenden Hospital is sensitive to women’s health concerns and their advanced technology means fast diagnosis and access to treatment when you need it, with no waiting lists. Located in the tranquil surroundings of the Wealden countryside, their experts in women’s health offer a range of private gynaecology treatments in a discreet environment, so you can finally get the answers you need.
What treatments are offered?
Benenden Hospital offers first-class diagnostics and care from dedicated clinical teams, carrying out a range of gynaecology treatments, including treatments for menopause, in a calm and healing environment. Treatments include:
• Treatment for chronic pelvic pain
• Ovarian cyst removal
• Colporrhaphy for vaginal prolapse
• Mirena coil fitting
• NovaSure endometrial ablation — to stop or reduce heavy menstrual bleeding
• MonaLisa Touch® — Benenden Hospital was one of the first hospitals in the UK to introduce this gentle, non-surgical, hormone-free treatment for vaginal dryness
• Treatment for stress incontinence
• Sacrospinous fixation — prolapse of the uterus repair
Can you tell us a bit about the specialist women’s health Consultants available at Benenden Hospital?
Benenden Hospital offers a choice of male and female expert Consultant Gynaecologists, all of whom have extensive experience within the private sector and NHS and are members of several professional bodies such as The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG), The British Society of Urogynaecology and International Urogynaecological Association.
They have received awards for their research and teaching, have presented at national and international conferences on various topics and published broadly around obstetrics and gynaecology.
Their specialities range from bleeding problems, vulval problems, contraception, HRT, fibroids, vaginal prolapse, incontinence, vaginal reconstruction surgery, urinary incontinence, uterine and vaginal prolapse, heavy or painful periods, diagnostic laparoscopy, myomectomy and hysterectomy.
How can women access these treatments?
If you need advice regarding a particular health concern, help is available. Benenden Hospital offers a Private GP service which can get you the answers you need quickly. Book your private GP appointment quickly and easily using their online booking system.