Mr Alak Pal, Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Mr Alak Pal

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

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Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist


Mr Alak Pal

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist MB BS MD FRCOG

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Areas of expertise

  • Heavy periods (menorrhagia)
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Endometriosis
  • Pelvic floor dysfunction


  • The Portland Hospital

    205-209 Great Portland Street, London, W1W 5AH

About Mr Alak Pal

GMC number: 4150765

Year qualified: 1986

Place of primary qualification: Calcutta

Mr Alak Pal qualified from Calcutta Medical College, India in 1986, and trained at Eden Hospital, Medical College Hospitals. In the three years of training towards postgraduate degree of MD in 1991 he gained valuable and wide experience in general Obstetrics & Gynaecology.

He started working in the UK from 1992 and obtained MRCOG in 1994. He has since worked in many prestigious teaching hospitals including James Cook Teaching Hospital, Middlesbrough and Leicester Royal Infirmary, expanding his experience in different settings and firmly consolidating a broad base in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

Mr has extensive experience in management of gynaecological problems, such as pelvic pain, urinary and menstrual disorders. He is an accredited colposcopist and the lead for colposcopy and gynaecology cancer in Ealing Hospital, running regular colposcopy and rapid access clinics. He is experienced in minimal access surgery, including laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery for heavy periods (both medical and surgical management like ablation and resection of endometrium), fibroids (hysteroscopic resection, open myomectomy and hysterectomy), endometriosis (diagnosis, medical and surgical management including Helica ablation), ovarian cysts (laparoscopic cystectomy for benign cysts).

Accredited for transvaginal scanning, he consults and scans in a one-stop setting in the Rapid Access Clinic for postmenopausal bleeding and suspected gynaecological malignancies. He is experienced in the investigation and management of stress and urge incontinence, and also in the surgical management of uterovaginal prolapsed.

Areas of expertise

  • Bacterial vaginosis
  • Cervical (cone) biopsy
  • Colposcopy
  • Cystocele
  • Dilation and curettage
  • Dysmenorrhoea (period pain)
  • Ectopic pregnancy
  • Endometrial biopsy
  • Endometriosis
  • Enterocele
  • Fibroid surgery
  • Fibroids
  • Heavy periods (menorrhagia)
  • Hormone replacement therapy (hrt)
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Intrauterine device (iud) insertion
  • Irregular periods
  • Laparoscopic hysterectomy
  • Late or missed period
  • Menopause
  • Miscarriage
  • Myomectomy
  • Oophorectomy (ovary removal surgery)
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Overactive bladder
  • Painful intercourse
  • Pelvic floor dysfunction
  • Pelvic floor re-education
  • Pelvic floor surgery
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Pessary (for prolapse and incontinence)
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome (pcos)
  • Pre-menstrual syndrome (pms)
  • Rectocele
  • Sexually transmitted diseases (stds)
  • Smear test
  • Tubal ligation
  • Urethral injections
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Urinary retention
  • Uro-gynaecology
  • Vaginal reconstruction
  • Vaginal warts

Professional memberships

Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (RCOG)
General Medical Council