Dr Adam Rosenthal is a Consultant Gynaecologist and Colposcopist from London, UK. He is one of the UK’s most experienced gynaecological cancer screening experts, with over 20 years of specialisation in the field. He qualified in 1992 from St. Mary’s Hospital Medical School in London, then trained in general Obstetrics and Gynaecology at various prestigious teaching hospitals, including St. Mary’s, Queen Charlotte’s, the Hammersmith, and Chelsea and Westminster.
In 1999, he completed three years research at St. Bartholomew’s, leading to a PhD in the molecular biology of vulval cancer. In 2008, he completed three years' subspecialty training in gynaecological oncology and minimal access surgery at University College Hospital (UCH).
He now works as a Consultant Gynaecologist at UCH, where he leads the Colposcopy and Familial Gynaecological Cancer service, performing the vast majority of the hospital's risk-reducing gynaecological cancer and colposcopic surgery.
Dr Rosenthal is also clinical lead of the world's largest study of screening for women at high risk of ovarian cancer on the UK Familial Ovarian Cancer Screening Study (UKFOCSS). Due to his extensive research he is frequently invited to give lectures to the public and fellow professionals at national and international conferences. He is an Associate Professor at University College London (UCL), and Medical Advisor to the Eve Appeal and all three of the UK's ovarian cancer charities.
Colposcopy, Vulvoscopy, Vaginoscopy
Minimal access / minimal invasive (laparoscopic or 'keyhole') surgery
Salpingo-oophorectomy (removal of ovaries and fallopian tubes)
Hysterectomy (open and laparoscopic)
Risk-reducing surgery for gynaecological cancer
Hysterosocpy including polypectomy
Excision of vulval and vaginal lesions
Cone biospy of cervix
Loop excision (LLETZ) of cervix
Primary Medical Qualification
MB BS 1992 University of London
Specialist Register entry date
Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Gynaecological Oncology from 28 Jan 2009
MRCOG Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists 2002
PhD University of London 2004
Colposcopy Accreditation British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology 2006
Completion of Specialist Training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology GMC 2009
Completion of Specialist Training in Gynaecological Oncology GMC 2009
FRCOG Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists 2016
European Society of Gynaecological Oncology
British Gynaecological Cancer Society
British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
British Society for the Study of Vulval Diseases
UK Cancer Genetics Group
International Anal Neoplasia Society