Consultant Obstetrician

Amar Bhide is currently Consultant in fetal Medicine and Obstetrics at the St. George’s Hospital in London, United Kingdom. He is a lead for the Day Assessment Unit and honorary Reader at St. George’s University of London. He is the co-director of the MFM sub-speciality program. He is the Deputy Chief Editor for Acta Obstetricia Gynecologica Scandinavica (AOGS) and member of the editorial board for two other journals.

His research interests are in placental physiology and pathology, hypoxaemia and fetal cardiac function. His clinical interests are in invasive prenatal diagnosis and therapy, multiple pregnancy and problems with fetal growth. He has published over 200 peer-reviewed articles and many book chapters. He has co-authored five books.

Publications (last two years)

  1. Jauniaux E, Bhide A. Prenatal ultrasound diagnosis and outcome of placenta previa accreta after cesarean delivery: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Jul;217(1):27-36.
  2. Bhide A, Sebire N, Abuhamad A, Acharya G, Silver R. (Editorial) Morbidly adherent placenta: the need for standardization. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2017 May;49(5):559-563.
  3. Bhide A, Acharya G. The unmeasured cost of preterm labor screening programs (Editorial). Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2017 Apr;96(4):393-394.
  4. Scala C, Familiari A, Pinas A, Papageorghiou AT, Bhide A, Thilaganathan B, Khalil A. Perinatal and long-term outcomes in fetuses diagnosed with isolated unilateral ventriculomegaly: systematic review and meta-analysis. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Apr;49(4):450-459
  5. D'Antonio F, Familiari A, Thilaganathan B, Papageorghiou AT, Manzoli L, Khalil A, Bhide A, Leslie K, Chandraharan E, Hayes K. Morbid adherence of the placenta: lack of specificity should remind us that ultrasound is a screening tool. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Mar 13.