Mr Naweed Shahid, Consultant Gynaecologist

Specialty - Gynaecology

Special interest - Urogynaecology

Qualifications - MBBS, MRCOG, FRCS (Ed). Qualified 1984.

GMC number - 4491017

NHS Base - Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust

Languages - English, Urdu, Punjabi, Hindi

Professional memberships

  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG)
  • British Society of Urogynaecologists (BSUG)
  • International Urogynecological Association (IUGA)
  • United Kingdom Continence Society (UKCS)
  • British Menopause Society (BMS)
  • British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (BSCCP)
  • British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy (BSGE)

Consulting addresses

BMI The Alexandra Hospital, Mill Lane, Cheadle SK8 2PX (Circle Health Group)

The Beaumont Hospital Old Hall Clough, Chorley, Chorley,
New Rd, Lostock, Bolton BL6 4LA (Circle Health Group)

Contact for appointments

The Alexandra Hospital
T: 0808 101 0337
Online: Book an appointment with Mr Naweed Shahid

The Beaumont Hospital
T: 0808 101 0337
Online: Book an appointment with Mr Naweed Shahid

Private Secretary

Mrs. Lisa Botham
T: 07488 275611


Naweed is a Consultant Gynaecologist, accredited by Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and has special interests in urogynaecology (prolapse and urinary incontinence), laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery and colposcopy. In addition, he has skills in general Gynaecology and looks after patients with menstrual disorders, fibroids, endometriosis and menopausal problems.

He has been awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh and Membership of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in London. He trained in the Northwest Deanery and achieved advanced training in laparoscopic surgery, urogynaecology and colposcopy. He has been working as a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust since 2008. 

He has practicing privileges and rights to admit patients for major surgery to BMI Alexandra Hospital Cheadle, BMI Beaumont Hospital Bolton, Spire Manchester Hospital, Fairfield Independent Hospital in St Helens and The Wilmslow Hospital HCA in Wilmslow, Cheshire.

He provides a high standard of individualised care to his patients and strongly believes in shared decision making with his patients when choosing between different options for treatment.

He has extensive experience in laparoscopic (minimal access/keyhole) surgery including procedures for uterine and vaginal prolapse and performs 90% of hysterectomies laparoscopically (keyhole surgery) or vaginally avoiding an abdominal incision.

He offers all types of prolapse surgery including surgery without the need for a hysterectomy. He has also performed significant numbers of surgical procedures for female urinary incontinence and can offer all the recognised procedures including laparoscopic surgery when required.

He provides wide range office gynaecology procedures and is an accredited colposcopist.

He has wealth of experience in treating menopause and believes in providing individualised, confidential care and professional treatment to help my patients through this major life-stage. 

He is trained in performing the Mona Lisa Touch vaginal laser procedure for vaginal symptoms of the menopause both for postmenopausal women and women who have undergone cancer treatment and suffer from symptoms due to lack of estrogen. 

Clinical Interests


Benign Gynaecology

  • Laparoscopic/vaginal hysterectomy

  • Myomectomy (removal of fibroid) - laparoscopic and open

  • Laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy 

  • Laparoscopic surgery for endometriosis

Office Gynaecology


  • Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT

  • Non hormonal treatment 

  • Management of vaginal and bladder symptoms of menopause 

  • MonaLisa Touch