MBBS(Syd) MD(L'pool) FRANZCOG FRCOG CU
Areas of Interests
- Prolapse surgery
Suite 1.05, Mater Urodynamic Centre, Mater Clinic, 3-9 Gillies St
North Sydney NSW 2060
Other practice locations
St Vincent's Clinic, Suite 904, 438 Victoria St, Darlinghurst (T 8382 6983)
Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Barker Street, Randwick (T 9650 4979)
Mater Hospital, St Vincent's Private, St Vincent's Public, Prince of Wales Private Hospital
Professor Haylen has thirty years’ experience in Urogynaecology, qualifying with a Doctorate in Medicine (MD – Urogynaecology) from the University of Liverpool in 1989 and subsequently been awarded Certification in Urogynaecology (CU) from the RANZCOG in 1991. He has been appointed at the Mater since October 1990. He is Adjunct Professor at the University of New South Wales.
Professor Haylen has gained enormous clinical experience performing around 750 new comprehensive pelvic floor assessments per year. He performs around 850 major and 1110 minor surgical procedures each year. He is often referred the most complex of clinical cases. He performed the first Mid-urethral Sling (MUS – for stress urinary incontinence) in Sydney at the Mater in August 1998. He has pioneered over recent years approaches to pelvic organ prolapse surgery (using a patient’s own tissues) which have much more consistent outcomes.
Professor Haylen has a high profile internationally for his publications and his work in the area of Pelvic Floor Terminology and Standardization. He has over 100 peer-reviewed publications with 3500 citations. He is current Chair, Standardization Steering Committee, International Continence Society, having chaired the Terminology and Standardization Committee between 2009 and 2014.
Professor Haylen’s website is very detailed and informative.