Latest Press Releases
Vantage Magazine: Issue 39
Following Blue September and in the run up to Movember, men’s health and the importance of self examination are hot topics. Mr Amir Kaisary, Consultant Urologist at The Wellington Hospital, discusses the best way to check for lumps and the symptoms you should be aware of.
Mayfair Magazine: Issue 24
Consultant Breast and Oncoplastic Surgeon, Mr Debashis Ghosh, from The Breast Care Unit at The Wellington Hospital presents a step-by-step guide on self examinations and the lifestyle changes that could reduce your risk of breast cancer.
Vantage Magazine St Johns Wood: Issue 38
Consultant Breast and Oncoplastic surgeons, Miss Joanna Franks and Miss Jennifer Gattuso from the Breast Care Unit at The Wellington Hospital provide a quick guide to checking your breasts regularly. Whilst Dr Lisa Anderson, Private GP discusses lifestyle changes to help reduce the risk of breast cancer.
The Mayfair Magazine: Issue 23
In our ever-busy world it can be difficult to find that happy medium between our professional and personal lives. Dr Lisa Anderson from The Wellington Hospital talks about the effects of stress and how to achieve balance.
Vantage Magazine St Johns Wood: Issue 37
Running is a sport with a growing following of people od all ages, seeking to improve their fitness and health. Mr Vikas Khanduja, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at The Wellington Hospital, discusses common hip problems that runners encounter and the simple steps to prevent injuries
The Mayfair Magazine Issue:22
It is well documented that men visit their doctors less frequently than women, but biting the bullet can mean getting expert help in treating common ailments, such as hair loss, with ease. In July's Mayfair Magazine Dr Tim Lebens, Private GP at the Platinum Medical Centre, discusses some available options.
Vantage Magazine St Johns Wood: Issue 36
Dr Cath Spencer-Smith is a Sport and Exercise Medicine Physician at The Wellington Hospital who has worked at both the Olympic and Commonwealth Games. She breaks down the main causes of tennis injuries, taking a close look at the tennis serve.
Vantage Magazine St Johns Wood: Issue 35
Triathlons aren’t a sport for the faint hearted. Usually consisting of three disciplines; swimming, running and cycling, it pushes its competitors hard, so avoiding injuries and conditioning your body are important aspects for beginners as well as regular athletes. The Wellington Hospital takes a closer look at a bespoke way of improving sports performance.
The Mayfair Magazine: Issue 21
Dr Usamah Jannoun, Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine at The Wellington Hospital, takes a look at tennis and how to avoid injuries whatever your age.
Vantage Hampstead: Issue 35
Bespoke knee replacements can now be built exactly to fit individual patient’s knees, reproducing the pre-arthritic shape, size and contour of the joint. Mr William Bartlett Orthopaedic Surgeon discusses this advancement in technology, available at The Wellington Hospital. This technology is expected to help knee replacements perform better for longer
The Mayfair Magazine: Issue 20
The Wellington Hospital discusses the benefits and limitations of cervical screening for Cervical Screening Awareness Week 9 - 15 June. Also in this article Dr Shauna Mukherjee, Private GP at The Wellington Hospital discusses Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT).
The Mayfair Magazine: Issue 19
Cycling accidents are unpredictable. This month The Wellington Hospital exploeres the importance of wearing a helmet. Also included in this page Dr Lisa Anderson, Private GP at the Platinumm Medical Centre discusses different types of headaches.
Vantage St Johns Wood & Hampstead: Issue 33
Mr Howard Ware is director of the private Knee Unit at The Wellington Hospital. As an orthopaedic consultant, he specialises in all forms of knee surgery including joint replacement and ligament surgery. Article includes an interview with a former patient of Mr Ware, Claire Starling who had a bilateral knee replacement four years ago and couldn’t be happier with the results
Vantage Hampstead: Issue 33
It may sound like a disease from the Middle Ages, but gout is still a problem today, associated with high blood pressure, type two diabetes and obesity. Often aggravated by a rich diet - hence its royal associations - joint pain is an early symptom.
Vantage Magazine St Johns Wood: Issue 34
Your eyes and vision are precious and you shouldn't make any compromises when it comes to eye surgery. The decision to have vision correction surgery is an important one that you should make after carefully considering the options available.
The Mayfair Magazine: Issue 18
Knee injuries on the slopes are common - Consultant Orthopaedic Specialist, Mr Richard Carrington, of The Wellington Knee Unit explains how to avoid injuries and what to do should you take a tumble while skiing.
The Mayfair Magazine: Issue 18
Mr Abhilash Jain, Prof Jagdeep Nanchahal and Mr Shehan Hettiaratchy from the London Hand & Wrist Unit take a closer look at Trigger finger. Trigger finger is a condition that affects the digits in the hand and often presents as pain at the base of the finger in the palm, particularly when trying to straighten the finger.
Vantage Magazine St Johns Wood & Hampstead Issue 32
Mr Neil Tolley, ENT, Head and Neck Surgeon at The Wellington Hospital, who was voted in the top 250 consultants in the country in January's Tatler, reveals why robotic surgery is the technique of the 21st Century.
The Mayfair Magazine: Issue 17
Unlike visits to the dentist, regular visits to an eye specialist are rare. But, just like your mouth, your eyes hold key information about the state of your health. Unless you wear glasses or require regular visits for conditions such as glaucoma or diabetes, the health of your eyes isn't likely to be on your radar - but it should be. Mr Richard Packard takes a closer look at Eye Health.
The Mayfair Magazine: Issue 16
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a common digestive condition, which can be triggered by bad eating habits over the festive season. IBS, though very common, can be debilitating when left unmanaged. Dr Deepak Suri discusses the sydrome.
Vantage Magazine St Johns Wood & Hampstead: Issue 31
Dr Deepak Suri, Consultant Gastroenterologist at The Wellington Hospital, looks at how unhealthy foods can trigger irritable bowel syndrome, and how best to avoid this over the holiday period.
Vantage Magazine Hampstead: Issue 29
Consultant ENT Surgeon, Mr Elliot Benjamin looks at Glue Ear, a common condition in children, which can be prevalent during the winter months. Mr Elliot was listed in the Tatler's Top 250 Consultants for 2013.
Vantage Magazine St Johns Wood: Issue 29
Mr Ian Winspur, Consultant Hand & Wrist Surgeon, explains what it could mean if you experience numberness or tingling in your hands
Vantage Magazine St Johns Wood: Issue 29
Dr Lisa Anderson, Private GP at The Wellington Hospital, looks at the most common health conditions the colder winter weater brings.
The Mayfair Magazine: Issue 15
Do changable seasons affect our moods; the constant flux between warmer and colder weather confuses our bodies, and cold and flu send our immune systems into overdrive. Be kind to your body this winter by preparing it for the colder months to come...The Wellington Hospital takes a closer look at Winter Health
Arabic Mayfair: Issue 4
With liver disease increasing every year, we look at the best way to protect yourself from one of the biggest killers here in the UK and around the world...Although most commonly associated with overindulging in alcohol, liver disease – currently the fifth most common cause of death in the UK – can actually be the result of a number of different reasons, with hepatitis-C becoming one of the major causes of liver disease worldwide.
Originally published in the fourth issue of The Mayfair Magazine in Arabic. Further information about liver disease and hepatitis-C is available on the Liver Unit website www.thewellingtonliverunit.com