MR PHILIP KALOO, CONSULTANT GYNAECOLOGICAL SURGEON

MB, BS(London), B.Sc (Hons), Cert Med, M.Sc, MRCOG

Mr Kaloo was appointed as a Consultant at Cheltenham General Hospital in 2006. He qualified from University College London in 1993 and completed postgraduate training in Bristol, Cheltenham, Bath, Southampton and Winchester. An additional two years was spent in clinical and laboratory endometriosis research at the University of Sydney, Australia.

Mr Kaloo is a General Gynaecologist and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeon with particular interest in Endometriosis, pelvic pain, menstrual disorders and minimal access (“Keyhole” Surgery). He is the lead clinician for the Menstrual Disorders Clinic and Endometriosis Clinic at Cheltenham General Hospital.

He has published numerous peer-reviewed papers and was primary author for the National Guidelines on management of ovarian masses in premenopausal women. Links to these can be found here. These and other articles can be see at the bottom of this page.

He holds an M.Sc in Advanced Gynaecological Endoscopy. He is married with 3 daughters and lives in Cheltenham.
  • Mr Kaloo is so kind and patient - He puts you at your ease. He is a very kind and caring doctor. Mrs F, Cheltenham 2016
  • Very efficient but also kind which is so important. Dr Kaloo is also so knowledgeable it provides reassurance in a sensitive situation. Ms F, Worcester 2016
  • 'I just wanted to thank you for seeing my daughter and for being so kind' Mrs E 2016
  • 'Thanks for your skill in performing the op and to the team who looked after me so well' Miss F 2016
  • 'I find that words cannot adequately thank you for doing such a wonderful operation - my scar is perfect and neat stitching' Mrs W 2015

Patient Feedback *

Respectfulness
Clarity of Consultation
Attentiveness
Interpersonal Skills
Patient Interest
Patient Understanding
* Results from the GMC revalidation process 2015

CLINICAL INTERESTS:

Keyhole surgery (laparoscopic/ hysteroscopic surgery)
Menstrual disorders
Pelvic pain
Endometriosis


Professional Memberships:

Royal College of Surgeons
The British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy
The International Society for Gynaecologic endoscopy
National Endometriosis Society


GMC NUMBER: 4025261

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Kaloo P D. The Management of Endometriosis. British Journal of Family Medicine, 21-24; December 2014

Kaloo P D. Davis S Heavy Menstrual bleeding in Primary care and beyond. British Journal of Family Medicine, 14-17; July 2014

Kaloo P D. Premenstrual Syndrome in primary care and beyond. British Journal of Family Medicine. 23-26 May 2014

Kaloo P D et al. Management of Suspected Ovarian Masses in Premenopausal Women. Green-Top Guidelines on behalf of The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologist, November 2011

Kaloo PD. Cooper MJ. Reid G. A prospective multi-centre study of major complications experienced during excisional laparoscopic surgery for endometriosis. European Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology, & Reproductive Biology. 124(1):98-100, 2006 Jan 1

Reid G D, Kowalski D, Cooper M, Kaloo P. Hepatic endometriosis. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 43(1): 87-9, 2003 February

Kaloo PD Use of the Veress needle to obtain a pneumoperitoneum prior to laparoscopy. RANZCOG statement November 2002

Cooper MJ. Reid GD. Kaloo P. Respiratory symptoms as an indicator of undiagnosed bowel perforation following laparoscopic surgery--An Observation. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 42(5): 545-7, 2002 November

Kaloo P. Cooper M. Laparoscopic-assisted Vecchietti procedure for creation of a neovagina. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 42(3): 307-10, 2002 August

Kaloo P. Cooper M. Molloy D. A Survey of Entry Techniques and Complications of Members of the Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 42(3): 264-6, 2002 August

Kaloo P. Cooper M. Fertility Outcomes Following Laparoscopic Tubal Re-Anastomosis Post Tubal Sterilisation. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 42(3): 256-8, 2002 August

Kaloo P. Cooper M. Reid G. A Prospective Multi-Centre Study Of Laparoscopic Complications Related To The ‘Direct’ Entry Technique. Gynaecological Endoscopy 11;67-70, 2002

Kaloo PD, Molloy D. Cooper M. Nguyen TV. Laparoscopic Entry: A Literature Review and Analysis of Techniques and Complications of Primary Port Entry. (Editorial) Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 42(3): 246-54, 2002 August

Kaloo P. Reid G. Wong F. Caesarean Section Scar Endometriosis: Two Cases of Recurrent Disease and A Literature Review. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 42(2): 218-20, 2002 May

Kaloo PD. Studd R. Child A. Postpartum Diagnosis of A Maternal Diaphragmatic Hernia. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 41(4): 461-3, 2001 Nov

Kaloo P. Ludlow J. Dickinson JE. Smith N. Self-Inflicted Penetrating Abdominal Injury In Pregnancy. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology. 40(4): 468-70, 2000 Nov

Draycott, T.; Kaloo, P.; Lock, R.; Fox, R.; Smith, P.; Read, M A case-control study of anticardiolipin antibodies after unexplained foetal loss from 24 weeks’ gestation. Early Human Development 45(1-2): 147-148 1996 July

Draycott T, Kaloo P.D, Lock. Anticardiolipin Antibodies in 3rd Trimester Stillbirth. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 103, 481-484. 1996 May