Dr.Suchetana Sengupta
Administrative duties, Teaching ,Training and Academic Roles

Dr. Suchetana has been responsible for the weekly teaching of SHOs and medical students in the teaching hospitals she has worked in.

She has organised mock OSCE test for medical students. She has also organized drills in labour ward for emergency obstetric scenarios. She has supervised and taught SHOs proper technique of LSCS and instrumental deliveries , ERPC , Hysteroscopies.

She has been involved in the investigation and writing up and presenting the chronology of a clinical incident review on behalf of the risk manager and quality manager of Women’s health in my hospital.

Clinical Experience and Interests
Summary of experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Have been a specialist registrar in obstetrics and gynaecology in busy teaching hospitals and district general hospitals for more than five and half years. Before that I have worked as a senior house officer in the same specialty for four and half years.
  • Working in busy labour wards ranging from 4000-7000 deliveries per year has given me the confidence to tackle any obstetric emergencies with ease , managing labour ward and deal with problems in antenatal, postnatal and gynaecology wards.
  • Have done difficult Caesarean sections including major placenta praevia, antepartum haemorrhage, malpresentations ,extreme prematurity, managed major PPH successfully with different methods including brace sutures.
  • Have exposure and experience in gynaecological oncology surgeries. My work included regular in-patient care, assisting in major procedures like Radical hysterectomy, Trachelectomy, laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomies, pelvic and paraaortic lymphadenectomy, Triple Incision Vulvectomy. I participated in weekly Multi-Disciplinary Team meetings.
  • Have managed Colposcopy clinics and done large loop excision of transformation zones under both GA and LA.
  • Have assisted in and performed pelvic floor repair surgeries with different mesh e.g. Prolift mesh and also variety of incontinence surgery e.g.Tension free vaginal tape , Transobturator tape ,TVTO,TVT secure.
  • Have also performed laparoscopic salpingectomy for ectopic pregnancy and oophorectomies.

Presentations & Publications

Presentations :

  • International presentations : Poster on Haemoperitoneum due to ruptured subserous uterine leiomyoma. British international Congress of Obstetrics and gynaecology, Belfast , June 2010
  • International presentation : Case series of post operative pelvic infection following uterine Brace sutures applied for major PPH. FIGO XIX South Africa October 2009.
  • National presentation. Poster on Case series of post operative pelvic infection following uterine Brace sutures applied for major PPH. BMFMS meeting, Liverpool, June 2009
  • Regional Presentation on An unusual case of vaginal Leiomyosarcoma. North of England meeting, Blackburn , October 2008
  • Poster Presentation on Sister Mary Joseph Nodule: Recurrent endometrial adenocarcinoma presenting as an umbilical metastasis. North west case presentation evening, Manchester, May 2008.
  • Poster Presentation on Case report of a rare benign vulval tumor. North west regional case presentation evening, Manchester , May 2008.
  • Poster Presentation on Audit On Large Loop Excision Of Transformation Zone (LLETZ): Do High Grade Index Smears Reflect Post LLETZ Abnormal Smears? BSCCP Conference April 2007. Sheffield
  • Poster Presentation on Evaluation of Referral Pathway for Endometrial Cancer. British Gynaecological Cancer Society Autumn Meeting 2006 . Manchester.
  • Poster presentation on Case report of undescended ovary with absent kidney. North west Case presentation Evening for SPRs and SHOs , Preston. November 2006.
  • Poster Presentation on Case report of Management of an incarcerated vaginal ring pessary. North West case presentation evening for SPRs and SHOs, Preston, November 2006.
  • Presentation on Audit on uptake of Long acting reversible contraceptives in teenage population .Teenage sexuality study day, Oldham October 2006
  • Oral presentation of a Case report on Recombinant Factor VIIa in the management of postpartum haemorrhage at the North West Obstetrics and Gynaecology Trainee’s AGM November 2004 at Manchester.
  • Poster on “Failure of Mirena coil in the treatment of menorrhagia” at the North West Obstetrics and Gynaecology Trainee’s AGM November 2003 , Manchester.
  • Oral Presentation of Audit on Third Degree Perineal Tear. The North Trent Regional Teaching Day, The Jessop Wing, Sheffield. March 2001

Publications :

  • Chapter: Varicocele and Male Fertility - Authors: Dr. Suchetana Sengupta and Dr Rajeev Agarwal.
    Book published by Jaypee Brothers: "Decision Making in Infertility"
  • The contraceptive implant for long acting reversible contraception in patients undergoing first trimester medical termination of pregnancy. Volume 1, issue 3 August 2010(105–109). Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare, Elsevier.
  • An unusual case of vaginal leiomyosarcoma in pregnancy. July 2010 Journal of Obstetrics and gynaecology.
  • Haemoperitoneum due to ruptured subserous uterine leiomyoma, June 2010, Journal of Gynaecological surgery.
  • Sister Mary Joseph Nodule: Recurrent endometrial adenocarcinoma presenting as an umbilical metastasis. 01 February 2009, Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 29:2, 170-171
  • Unilateral absence of tube and ovary with normal uterus and ipsilateral renal agenesis and associated pyloric stenosis-Communication. European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Reproductive Biology.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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