The WWL Way
Telephone: 01942 244 000

Mr Naweed Shahid

Mr Naweed Shahid
Consultant Obstetrican and Gynaecologist

Qualifications: MBBS, MRCOG, FRCS


Speciality Areas:

  • Pelvic floor (prolapse)
  • Female urinary incontinence
  • Colposcopy
  • Outpatient hysteroscopy
Contact Details:

Telephone: 01942 264326  

Clinic Access Times:

Monday AM, Menstrual disorder clinic (MDC), Hanover Treatment Centre, Leigh  
Monday PM, Gynaecology Outpatient Clinic, Thomas Linacre Centre
Tuesday PM, Colposcopy Clinic, Hanover Treatment Centre, Leigh
Thursday AM, Antenatal Clinic, Thomas Linacre Centre
Friday AM Urodynamics/Bladder Assessment, Hanover Treatment Centre, Leigh


Mr Shahid is a surgeon by background with main interest in benign gynaecological surgery.

He was initially appointed as locum consultant in WWL in August 2009. Mr Shahid was appointed on substantive consultant post in January 2011. He completed the certificate for training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Northwest Deanery in May 2009.

Mr Shahid’s main interest and expertise are in vaginal surgery including vaginal hysterectomy, subtotal vaginal hysterectomy, repair of vaginal wall prolapse, vaginal vault fixation, female urinary incontinence tape procedures, and colposuspension. I perform female urodynamics and bladder assessment for urinary incontinence on weekly basis and manage incontinence with a multidisciplinary approach involving community continence advisory team and pelvic physiotherapist. Other areas of interest are:-

  • Out patient hysteroscopy, both diagnostic and operative including endometrial polyp resection, Thermachoice balloon ablation
  • Outpatient cystoscopy  
  • Colposcopy  and loop excision treatment for precancerous changes under local and general anaesthesia
  • Intra partum obstetrics

Professional Memberships:

  • General Medical Council
  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologist
  • Member of Medical Defence Union
  • British Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
  • British Medical Ultrasound Society
  • Hospital Consultants and Senior Doctors Association  
  • International Continence Society