Gynecology Oncology Consultant

Gynecology Oncology Consultant

  • King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center - Madinah
  • Madinah, Saudi Arabia

Summary

Field of medicine that focuses on treatment for cancers of the ovaries, vagina, uterus, cervix, and vulva. A gynecologic oncologist cares for people who have these conditions, diagnosing their cancers and recommending the best treatment.

Education / Qualification Required:

  1. Basic medical degree from recognized institution
  2. Post-qualification certification
    • Qualification Source from: North America, Western Europe, Australia or New Zealand.  
      • USA: The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)
      • Canada: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Certificate (RCPS-C)
      • UK and Ireland: GMC/CCST Specialist Register
      • Australia and New Zealand: Fellowship from the Royal College (FRACP)
      • Western Europe: Equivalent certification to the above

Experience Post-Qualifications:

  • Minimum Three (3) years after board / equivalence certification in USA, Canada, Ireland, UK, Australia, New Zealand and France (DES).
  • Minimum Five (5) years after board / equivalence certification in Spain, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, Norway, Austria, Netherlands, Greece and France (DIS).

License:

Current and in a Good Standing Medical License to practice in country of residence.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform physical evaluations
  • Collect detailed medical histories
  • Educate patients and their families on various forms of cancer, possible progression and treatment options.
  • Diagnostic techniques that can be employed include staining.
  • Tissue sampling procedures and medical imaging.
  • After identifying normal cells, benign conditions and malignancies, gynecologic oncologists develop a plan for treatment and therapy.
  • Therapy options might include treatment of the related effects of cancer, like shock or renal failure. T
  • Incorporate nutritional aspects and blood transfusions into a treatment plan.
  • Manage nurses and administrative workers.
  • Maintain medical records and refer patients to other medical specialists as necessary.
  • Performs any other related duties as assigned.