Professor Mohamed S. Abdel-Fattah

Professor Mohamed Abdel-Fattah

Primary Specialty
Consultant Urogynaecologist 


Location: Aberdeen

Professional Profile and Experience

We are delighted to welcome Professor Mohamed S. Abdel-Fattah to the ROC team as a Consultant Urogynaecologist.


Professor Mohamed S. Abdel-Fattah is the Clinical Chair of Division of Applied Health Sciences at the School of Medicine & Dentistry at University of Aberdeen and Co-Director of Aberdeen Centre for Women’s Health Research and School Medicine, Medical Sciences and Nutrition at University of Aberdeen. He is also an Honorary Consultant Gynaecologist & Sub-specialist Urogynaecologist for NHS Grampian.


Since 2008, he holds a unique and prestigious status, being the first and only clinical academic in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in the UK who is also accredited by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) as a Consultant Subspecialist Urogynaecologist. He is the founder and past chairman of the Scottish Pelvic Floor Network (SPFN 2008-2016); a multidisciplinary group of over 100 clinicians, academics and allied professionals with an interest in female pelvic floor function.


Professor Mohamed S. Abdel-Fattah is an experienced academic, teacher, speaker at international conferences and a member of scientific committees. His surgical expertise is well respected internationally and he had been invited as an “international expert” to various countries to run surgical workshops between 2011-2017.

He was invited to become a member (or previous member) of various prestigious national funding bodies: Health Technology Assessment (HTA),  Interventional Procedures Panel and the Women Wellbeing (WOW) Research Advisory Board. Professor Mohamed S. Abdel-Fattah has been an Associate Editor for the Obstetrician & Gynaecologist Journal (the official RCOG journal). At the University of Aberdeen, he has established a large, independent and sustained portfolio of research for studying pelvic floor disorders in women within the framework of research governance. His research in this field is particularly important with the un-precedent rise in the elderly population in the Western world. He has led a number of systematic reviews and meta-analyses that identified gaps in medical literature and conducted a number of multicentre randomised controlled trials (RCT). Professor Mohamed S. Abdel-Fattah is working to further develop the evidence-based diagnosis and management of benign disorders in women’s health with the ultimate aim to improve patient’s quality of life.

Professor Mohamed S. Abdel-Fattah offers urology and gynaecology services at ROC and he is available to see patients on a pre-booked appointment basis. Referral from NHS GP or another clinician is required. 

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