Rusha El SheikhMD
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
Senior Attending Physician
Dr El Sheikh is an Obstetrician & Gynecologist with over 17 years of clinical experience in the field. She completed her postgraduate training programme in Sudan and obtained her clinical MD in 2007. She worked as Assistant Professor and Honorary consultant for 2 years before moving to the UK in 2009.
In the UK she joined the postgraduate training programme in the East Midlands Deanery where she completed advanced training skills modules in Gynecological Oncology and advanced labour ward practice. Dr El sheikh has special interest in High risk obstetrics, open and minimal access gynecological surgery. She is passionate about medical education and currently completing a Master degree in Medical education from University of Nottingham. She was coordinating Postgraduates Teaching programme for the East Midlands Deanery and was actively involved in undergraduates teaching and assessments at University of Leicester.
Prior to joining Sidra Dr El Sheikh was working as a Consultant at University hospitals of Leicester-UK