Mr Tim Hookway

Mr Tim Hookway

MBBS BSc MRCOG

Obstetrics & Gynaecology

15 years of experience
5 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

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5

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5

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5

Top feedback

“Excellent doctor with a superb manner “
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Subspecialty

  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6163897
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £200

    Follow-up appointment: £100

    Practices worked at

    Nuffield Health Plymouth

    Derriford Road, Plymouth, United Kingdom, PL6 8BG
    37 reviews

    About

    Mr Tim Hookway is a renowned Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in Plymouth with a subspecialty in laparoscopy ('key-hole' surgery). Working for the NHS at Plymouth Hospital and privately at Nuffield Health, Mr Hookway helps women suffering from a variety of conditions such as pelvic pain, endometriosis, menstrual disorders, fibroids, abnormal and painful bleeding. He offers a personalised approach, tailoring all his advice and treatments to individuals needs and wishes. He is skilled in complex laparoscopy, a less invasive approach with faster recovery and less post-operative pain.

    He has established a nationally accredited Specialist Centre for treatment of advanced Endometriosis.

    He began his career at the prestigious Imperial College London, graduated with a Medical Degree in 2007 before completing an extensive training scheme in his chosen field. He became a Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in 2013 and completed additional training in Advanced Laparoscopy for the Excision of Benign Disease and is an Accredited Colposcopist. He is a professional member of the British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy and the British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology.

    In his free time, he enjoys rugby, cycling, cooking and photography.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Birth Trauma Counselling
    • Colposcopy
    • Dilation and Curettage (D&C)
    • Endometrial or Uterine Biopsy
    • Myomectomy
    • Tubal Ligation
    • Cervical Cone Biopsy
    • Hysterectomy
    • Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
    • Oophorectomy
    • Tubal Surgery
    • Coil insertion
    • Fibroid Removal
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy 
    • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
    • Smear Test
    • Adhesions
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Ectopic Pregnancy
    • Fibroids 
    • Infertility
    • Subfertility
    • Vulvodynia
    • Amenorrhoea
    • Dysmenorrhoea (Period Pain)
    • Endometriosis
    • Irregular Periods
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pre-Menstrual Syndrome
    • Bacterial Vaginosis
    • Heavy Periods (Menorrhagia)
    • Menopause
    • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

    Procedures

    • Hysterectomy
    • Birth Trauma Counselling
    • Cervical (Cone) Biopsy
    • Colposcopy
    • Dilation and Curettage
    • Endometrial Biopsy
    • Fibroid Surgery
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Insertion
    • Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
    • Myomectomy
    • Oophorectomy (Ovary Removal Surgery)
    • Smear Test
    • Tubal Ligation
    • Tubal Surgery
    • Ultrasound
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    Special interests

    • Adhesions
    • Amenorrhoea
    • Bacterial Vaginosis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Dysmenorrhoea (Period Pain)
    • Ectopic Pregnancy
    • Endometriosis
    • Fibroids
    • Heavy Periods (Menorrhagia)
    • Infertility
    • Irregular Periods
    • Late or Missed Period
    • Menopause
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
    • Pre-Menstrual Syndrome (PMS)
    • Subfertility
    • Vulvodynia
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    Education

    • MBBS Bachleor of Surgery Bachelor of Medicine, Imperial College London 2007
    • BSc Bachelor of Science, Imperial College London 2004
    • MRCOG Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists 2013
    • BSCCP Certified Colposcopist, British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology 2018
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    Excellent doctor with a superb manner
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    Very friendly, welcoming and knowledgeable. Would recommed
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    The doctor made me feel very at ease. I really appreciated that as I did feel nervouse
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    Very friendly and approachable. Made me feel massively at ease, thank you!!
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    excellent
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    I was very nervous when I cam in. Tim was very friendly and I felt at ease and more calm on examination
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    Coudlnt have been happier with my appointment today :)
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    Made me feel very at ease and was very good at explaining the treatment
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    Very reassuring, explained fully the next step in my treatment
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