Mr Lawrence Mascarenhas, MD(Fr), MRCOG, MD(Birm),MEd(Cantab) Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Mr Lawrence Mascarenhas


Mr Lawrence Mascarenhas is a senior consultant in obstetrics (pregnancy and childbirth) and gynaecology (conditions affecting the female reproductive system) with 30 years experience. He is currently the regional college advisor responsible for patient safety and hospital accreditation for south London hospitals.

He qualified with first class honours from the University of Tours, France and trained in the Oxford John Radcliffe, Birmingham Maternity and Cambridge Addenbrooke’s hospitals where he obtained postgraduate degrees.

He is an accredited subspecialist in reproductive medicine which means he is specialised to support pregnancies after recurrent miscarriage and fertility treatment, including multiple pregnancies. He is a sensitive and flexible obstetrician who believes in providing informed choice. He delivers his private obstetric patients at St Thomas’ hospital.

He is very experienced open and key-hole gynaecological surgeon and is an accredited college trainer in laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery. He also runs a perineal clinic for injuries sustained during childbirth. He has published papers in many medical journals, including two British Medical Journal editorials and is bilingual (English /French).