Award | Obstetrics & Gynaecology Consultant of the Year 2019 – London

Dr Karen Joash awarded the Obstetrics & Gynaecology Consultant of the Year 2019 – London


Award Letter:

Good day Karen

I hope you are well.

Following on from your recent nomination acceptance and our dedicated research stage, the judging panel have now made their final decisions and it brings me immense pleasure to contact you and inform you of the outcome for the 2019 Private Healthcare Awards.

To confirm, Dr Karen Joash has been awarded:
Obstetrics & Gynaecology Consultant of the Year 2019 – London
Every one of our award successors can be rest assured that their recognition was truly deserved, as we carefully evaluate everything from their performance over the past 12 months, their innovation, their methods and their commitment to ensure that only the most deserving names walk away with one of our prestigious accolades.

2019 Private Healthcare Awards.


Dr Karen Joash

Ms Karen Joash is a highly regarded consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist in Harley Street and Central London, who is renowned for providing world-class services to women suffering from a number of conditions. She provides a comprehensive range of treatments including: maternal medicine, perinatal mental health, hysteroscopies and fertility advice.

About Ms Karen Joash

Dr Karen Joash is an obstetrician and gynaecologist who is passionate about delivering high quality care to all women. She has been working in obstetrics and gynaecology for over fifteen years and is well known for being a skilled labour ward practitioner. Her aim is to help women achieve the type of delivery which is tailored to their wants and needs. With her holistic approach and knowledge of both low risk and high risk conditions she is able to provide this for all women. In her NHS role she is the lead for postnatal care understanding the birth journey doesn’t stop at delivery and support in this period can be crucial. She is also the lead for Quality and Safety in Maternity at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and is principled on the importance of safe practice. She also provides a comprehensive service in gynaecology with expertise in early pregnancy and ambulatory gynaecology scanning. She understands the busy schedules women have and is able to fit most procedures into the office setting if required.

In her gynaecology practice, Dr Joash is also proficient at outpatient hysteroscopy and performs gynaecology and early pregnancy scans. She is skilled in the management of menstrual disorders, hormonal disturbances, pre-menstrual disorders and fibroids. Her passion for excellence in medical education led to her appointment as the divisional director for Education women’s and children’s at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. Her qualifications include BSc (Hons), MSc, MBBS, MRCOG and PGCert in Leadership.

She has led on several quality improvement projects in Imperial including the Baby box trial, which received national acclaim.

Dr Karen Joash Obstetrics expertise:
  • Pre-Pregnancy Advice And Planning
  • General Obstetrics And Pregnancy Care
  • High Risk Pregnancy Care
  • Early Pregnancy Scanning And Management
  • Maternal Fetal Medicine
  • Reproductive Endocrinology
  • Infertility.
  • Family Planning
  • Perinatal Mental Health Interventions
  • Breastfeeding Support
  • Mental Strength and Exercise Classes.
  • Midwife & Home Midwifery Services
Dr Karen Joash Gynaecology expertise:
  • Gynaecology Scanning And Management
  • Gynaecological Examination
  • Well Woman Checks
  • HPV Vaccination And Cervical Smear Test
  • Perineal Refashioning After Childbirth
  • Vaginismus
  • Fertility Screening
  • Hysteroscopy And Day Case Procedures
  • Uterine Surgery Including Fibroids
  • Fibroids, Menstrual Disorders And Pelvic Pain

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ms Karen Joash is an accomplished obstetrician and gynaecologist who has been practicing for over ten years and is well known for her skilled labour ward practice. Her aim is to provide expert treatment through a holistic approach. She is extremely knowledgeable about both high and low risk conditions, and is able to provide a comprehensive range of services.

  • Team player and leader in enhancing systems.
  • Experienced in running High Risk Labour Ward, Obstetrics and Maternal Medicine service.
  • In depth knowledge of the perinatal psychiatric pathway and management of patients. Obstetric guidelines lead with involvement in CNST.
  • Major Gynaecological operating skills.
  • Skilled in ambulatory gynaecology including outpatient hysteroscopy, early pregnancy and emergency gynaecological scanning.
  • Educator and North West Thames Specialty Lead and Programme Director at Imperial Lead Provider, overseeing training in 7 hospitals.
  • Experience in Quality visits with Shared services (formerly known as the London deanery) to look at patient safety and quality of education

Ms Karen Joash offer clinics in mornings, afternoons and evenings at these three London locations.

Queen Charlotte’s Hospital London

Queen Charlotte’s Hospital
Du Cane Rd, White City, W12 0HS, West London

The Portland Hospital London

The Portland Hospital London
205 – 209 Great Portland St, W1W 5AH, Central London

St Mary’s Hospital (Lindo Wing)

St Mary’s Hospital (Lindo Wing)
Praed Street, W2 1NY, Central London

Mailing Address:
The Secretary
ObsGynae Healthcare UK
8 Second Cross, Twickenham TW2 5RF
United Kingdom
Phone: +44 203 291 1981
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