Mr Sumit Kar - Gynaecology - North Downs Hospital

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Mr Sumit Kar - Gynaecology

Mr Sumit Kar is a Consultant Gynaecologist at North Downs Hospital, Caterham

Clinical interests

Hysteroscopy procedure
Laparoscopy investigation and treatment
Ovarian cyst removal
Vaginal repair operation for prolapse
Hysterectomy surgery


Academic background

Mr Sumit Kar is a Consultant Gynaecologist at Northdowns Hospital, Caterham. He was appointed as a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist in 2013 at Surrey and Sussex NHS Trust.

Mr Kar undertook specialist training in Gynaecology & Obstetrics in London. He was trained in reputed institutions like Bart’s Health and Leicester Royal Infirmary.  He completed his specialist training from London Deanery in 2013.

Mr Kar’s clinical interests centre on hysteroscopy procedures, cervical smears abnormalities, colposcopy, and pelvic ultrasound. He is trained in management of menorrhagia, uterovaginal prolapse and laparoscopic management of  endometriosis and  ovarian cysts.  He is an accredited Colposcopist with British Society for Colposcopy & Cervical Pathology.

He is a trainer on hysteroscopy procedures at Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologist since 2012.

Mr Kar has significant contribution in the field of education and research. He was the first author for:  A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomised Studies on Effects of Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Prevention of Early Preterm Delivery.

He has been a teacher for the part 2 and part 3 MRCOG at Whipps Cross University Hospital, Royal London Hospital, and Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists since 2010.

Academic qualifications: 

MRCOG (Royal College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology)
BSCCP (British Society for Colposcopy & Cervical Pathology) 
DCRM (Diploma in Clinical Risk & Claim Management


Professional Memberships

BMS (British Menopausal Society)
RCOG (Royal College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology)
BSCCP (British Society for Colposcopy & Cervical Pathology)
BSGE (British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy)