Ausha De Silva is a Specialist Gynaecologist and Obstetrician.
Ausha completed his specialist training in Gynaecology and Obstetrics in the United Kingdom. On completion of training, he was admitted to the Specialist Register of the General Medical Council (GMC), UK and served as a substantive Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician for the National Health Service (NHS). After completing 15 years of service in the NHS, UK, he moved to New Zealand on a permanent basis in January 2018. Ausha is currently working as a Specialist at Hutt Hospital and is also the Clinical Lead for Gynaecology.
Ausha is a keen medical educator. His academic commitments include serving as a Senior Lecturer in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Aberdeen, UK. At present, he is a Clinical Lecturer at the University of Otago. He has also taught postgraduate students in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at international educational events organised by the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, UK.
Ausha has been a Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, UK since 2010. He is also a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. In addition, Ausha holds a Diploma from the Faculty of Sexual Health and Reproductive Healthcare, UK.
Ausha is a generalist gynaecologist with his main clinical interest in gynaecological endoscopy (both advanced laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery). He completed a Fellowship in advanced laparoscopy awarded to him by the British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Adelaide in 2014. He is experienced in a variety of surgical procedures including Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy (TLH). He has received advanced training in Benign Gynaecology in the UK and is experienced in caring for women with complex problems.
Ausha is also experienced in outpatient hysteroscopic surgery.
Ausha consults privately at Boulcott hospital. His clinical interests include:
- Menstrual disorders
- Menopausal problems and Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)
- Infertility and recurrent miscarriage
- Polycystic ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
- Pelvic organ prolapse
- Urinary incontinence
- Vulval disorders
Ausha’s practice excludes colposcopy.
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- MBBS , MRCOG (UK) , FRANZCOG , DFFP (UK)