Consultant

Ms Desiree Kolomainen

Consultant Gynaecologist and Gynaecological Oncologist
MBBS, BSc(Hons), MRCOG
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Miss Kolomainen is a consultant gynaecologist and gynaecological oncologist specialising in menopause, ovarian cysts and the early detection and treatment of gynaecological cancer.

Gynaecology, Oncology
English
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Bio

Miss Désirée Kolomainen graduated from King's College School of Medicine, London. Following completion of training in obstetrics and gynaecology in North East Thames, she undertook a fellowship at St George's Hospital, London, and completed subspecialty training in gynaecological cancer at The Royal Marsden Hospital.

She has RCOG dual accreditation as an Obstetrician & Gynaecologist (CCT 2006) and as a Gynaecological Oncologist (CCT 2011). Miss Kolomainen has RCOG certification in colposcopy, laparoscopy and gynaecological ultrasound.

Within her NHS post, Miss Kolomainen specialises in the early detection and the treatment of gynaecological cancer: endometrial, cervical, ovarian, vulval and vaginal. She is qualified to perform both open and laparoscopic surgery.

She can also perform colposcopy for patients with abnormal smears, and, offer treatment under local anaesthesia where appropriate.

Miss Kolomainen has presented at both national and international meetings on early stage of ovarian cancer; surgical management of bowel obstruction in ovarian cancer; and, surgery for recurrent ovarian cancer. She continues to teach at the Institute of Cancer Research.

More information

  • King’s College Hospital, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London

  • Ovarian cysts
  • Abnormal bleeding
  • Menopause
  • Colposcopy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Gynaecological cancers
  • Vulval disease
  • Well Women Health Screen

  • Year qualified 1996
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