Dr Wafaa Eltantawy MBChB, DRCOG, M.A. Relationship Therapy, PGDip Psychosexual Medicine, FFSRH.
Dr Wafaa is a qualified Psychosexual Therapist (sex therapist), Relationship Counsellor and Gynaecologist licensed by the GMC. She is an accredited member of the College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSRT), the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP), the International Society for Sexual Medicine (ISSM) and the Middle East Society of Sexual Medicine (MESSM). She is also a Sex Addicts therapist
She has been leading the Psychosexual Clinic at her NHS trust for the past 10 years, consulting with clients (individuals and couples) from diverse backgrounds with a variety of problems in their sexual and general relationships.
She integrates clinical experience with evidence-based approaches in the field of psychosexual medicine and relationship therapy to help clients achieve their goal of a healthy relationship.
As a medical doctor and gynaecologist, she is able to clinically examine and treat associated medical problems that may be contributing to sexual problems. Often, unlocking the key to relationship success can be as simple as addressing neglected medical needs.
Dr Wafaa is a warm, light-hearted and passionate gynaecologist, counsellor and therapist.
Warmth and abundance of empathy define her signature consulting style. Indeed, many of her clients come to see Wafaa as a deeply knowledgeable and skilled therapist.
She developed her tireless work ethic at Mansoura University Medical School in Egypt (graduating in 1982) and developed her career in the NHS, acting as lead for one of London’s busiest psychosexual clinics. She has also provided relationship therapy with Relate over the past 6 years.
Over the years, Dr Wafaa has cultivated a deep commitment to best practice in both therapy and medicine.
As a bilingual English and Arabic speaker, she can provide a culturally sensitive, confidential and complete service in both languages.
She works with clients from different backgrounds and cultures, the Middle East and around the world.
Now based in Hertfordshire, she enjoys travelling and being a mother and wife.