Mr Lutfi Shamsuddin

Mr Lutfi Shamsuddin


Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Recommended by 2 specialists
18 years of experience
7 years as a specialist


  • Gynaecology
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6100699
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £150

    Follow-up appointment: £80

    Practices worked at

    Nuffield Health Cardiff Bay

    The Cardiff Bay, Dunleavy Drive, Cardiff, United Kingdom, CF11 0SN
    57 reviews

    Nuffield Health Vale Hospital

    Hensol Castle Park, Hensol, Vale of Glamorgan, United Kingdom, CF72 8JX
    23 reviews


    Mr Shamsuddin is a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist at the University Hospital of Wales, a tertiary Endometriosis referral centre in Cardiff. He also consults at Nuffield Health Cardiff Bay and Nuffield Health Vale Hospital.

    He has specialist interests in the following areas:

    • Benign Gynaecology
    • Pelvic pain
    • Minimal Access Surgery
    • Endometriosis
    • Menstrual Disorders
    • Endometriosis
    • Gynaecological ultrasound

    His particular interest is in endometriosis, and he is a registered BSGE Endometriosis Surgeon.

    Mr Shamsuddin graduated from the University of Aberdeen in 2004 with an MBChB. He went on to train in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in the North East of England before undertaking postgraduate training in gynaecological minimal access surgery at the University of Surrey. He is currently involved in teaching post graduate doctors and is on the Wales Deanery training committee. He has also previously held the role of RCOG College Tutor.

    Mr Shamsuddin has won awards and prizes for his research work and presented at both national and international conferences. He is a committee member of the BSGI and a member of the BSGE.

    Outside of the hospital, Mr Shamsuddin is a keen cyclist; in 2018, he took the scenic route to the annual BSGE summit by cycling from London to Edinburgh with his team, whilst raising money and awareness for a women’s charity.


    • Dilation and Curettage
    • Endometrial Biopsy
    • Fibroid Surgery
    • Hysterectomy
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Insertion
    • Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
    • Myomectomy
    • Oophorectomy (Ovary Removal Surgery)
    • Salpingectomy (Fallopian Tube Removal)
    • Tubal Ligation
    • Tubal Surgery
    • Uterine Polyps
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Adenomyosis
    • Adhesions
    • Advanced Endometriosis
    • Bacterial Vaginosis
    • Bartholin's Cyst
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complex Benign Gynaecology
    • Dysmenorrhoea (Period Pain)
    • Ectopic Pregnancy
    • Endometriosis
    • Fibroids
    • Heavy Periods (Menorrhagia)
    • Irregular Periods
    • Late or Missed Period
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
    • Pre-Menstrual Syndrome (PMS)
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    • MBChB University of Aberdeen 2004
    • PG Cert Gynaecological Endoscopy University of Surrey 2012


    • British Society of Gynaecology Endoscopy (BSGE)
    • British Society of Gynaecological Imaging (BSGI)
    • MRCOG
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    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 2 specialists
    Dr. Arianna D'Angelo
    Dr. Arianna D'Angelo
    Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Fertility Medicine
    Is a colleague

    "Very knowledgeable and professional colleague, excellent surgeon"


    Recommended for:
    Adhesions, Fibroids, Heavy Periods (Menorrhagia)
    , Endometriosis, Chronic Pelvic Pain, Ovarian Cysts, Postmenopausal Bleeding, Adenomyosis
    Mrs Nadia Hikary-Bhal
    Mrs Nadia Hikary-Bhal
    Obstetrics & Gynaecology
    Is a colleague

    "Mr. Shamsuddin is a highly respectable Gynaecologist and Endometriosis Specialist. We have been colleagues for many years and I have found him to always be kind and attentive to his patient's concerns. I would recommend Mr. Shamsuddin to anybody seeking help and advice, especially regarding Endometriosis and Gynaecological Key-Hole Surgery. "


    Recommended for:
    Endometriosis, Adenomyosis, Advanced Endometriosis