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    British Society of Interventional Radiology speaks to MPs about the looming crisis in radiologist numbers

    November 20, 2015

    The British Society of Interventional Radiology (BSIR) took its campaign to improve the numbers of interventional radiologists in the NHS to Westminster this week. At a reception organised by the Medical Technology Group, the BSIR met a number of MPs and discussed the issue of the lack of fully qualified and trainee  interventional radiologists. Dr Trevor Cleveland


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    Dr. Crowe is running the 2015 Birmingham Half Marathon for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust

    August 10, 2015

    Dr. Crowe is running the 2015 Birmingham Great Run Half Marathon on Sunday October 18th and is fundraising for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust. The CF Trust is supporting research bringing us ever closer to a cure for the condition and ensuring that children diagnosed today are benefiting from optimal care and management from the outset.


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    Golfer tells of her MRgFUS treatment for uterine fibroids

    August 8, 2015

    Professional golf instructor, Alison Nicholas, has told her story of MRgFUS treatment for uterine fibroids in the Birmingham local newspaper HEM Life. She had the treatment as a day case at Spire Parkway Hospital and was back to normal activities within days. Read Full article.


  4. MRgFUS Educational event for GPs, London October 8th 2014

    September 12, 2014

    Gynaecological Innovation – Knifeless Surgery:  The Birmingham Fibroid Clinic and Spire Parkway Hospital are hosting an educational event for general practitioners and practice nurses on Wednesday October 8th at the Royal Institute of British Architecture (RIBA), 66 Portland Place, London W1B 1AD. The programme runs from 10am-12:30pm followed by lunch. Attendance certificates will be issued


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    Updated patient information section on CIRSE website

    September 1, 2014

    CIRSE is the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Society of Europe, a non-profit organisation with interventional radiologist members across Europe and beyond. It promotes research and education in the field of cardiovascular and interventional radiology. It holds an annual conference that is one of the major events in the global interventional radiology calendar, with the UK


  6. Mail on Sunday interviews one of Dr. Crowe’s patients for article on MRgFUS treatment of uterine fibroids.

    July 6, 2014

    The Mail on Sunday has interviewed one of Dr. Crowe’s patients for a feature on MRI guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) treatment of uterine fibroids. Company director, Ruth Wright, underwent the treatment at Spire Parkway Hospital. ‘I went in on the Thursday and was back at work on Monday’, says Ruth. ‘My life has been changed’.


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    Dr. Crowe speaking at the 7th World Congress of the World Institute of Pain

    May 5, 2014

    Dr. Crowe is speaking at the  7th World Congress of the  World Institute of  Pain  taking place in Maastricht in the Netherlands from May 7th-10th. Thousands of people suffering intractable pain around the world now benefit from various types of implanted Neurostimulator devices that stimulate nerves and  allow these patients to lead normal lives. Up


  8. New Birmingham Fibroid Clinic Website goes live

    April 3, 2014

    The new Birmingham Fibroid Clinic website has gone live with a fresh new look, new content, patient education video content and updated Downloads. The Birmingham Fibroid Clinic is a specialist private clinic offering the full range of minimally invasive and non-invasive fibroid treatment options through our partner hospitals.  


  9. New website goes live

    March 7, 2014

    Welcome to the new look drpaulcrowe.com website. The site has been refreshed for 2014 with updated information, indexed Downloads and Links, video content and new ways to connect. Sign up for Newsletter, RSS and Twitter feeds. More content to come and any feedback welcome via the Contact page.


  10. New MRgFUS service for fibroids at Spire Parkway Hospital

    October 26, 2013

    Spire Parkway Hospital and the Birmingham Fibroid Clinic now offer MRI guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS), a totally non-invasive day case treatment for uterine fibroids. See www.spireparkway.com


  11. New Birmingham Fibroid Clinic office address

    May 26, 2013

    The new administration office and address for correspondence for the Birmingham Fibroid Clinic is: Birmingham Fibroid Clinic Suite B, Harborne Court 67-69 Harborne Road Edgbaston Birmingham B15 3BU


  12. Updated fibroid embolisation patient information

    March 26, 2013

    An updated version of the Birmingham Fibroid Clinic patient information booklet on fibroid embolisation is now available to download from the downloads section.


  13. Renal artery denervation – a new treatment for high blood pressure

    August 26, 2012

    Renal artery denervation (RDN) is a new treatment for resistant hypertension, i.e. high blood pressure that is not adequately controlled on multiple medications. It involves using interventional radiology techniques to treat the sympathetic nerves in the main renal arteries, the arteries supplying the kidneys, with a radiofrequency ablation probe mounted on a specially developed angiographic


  14. New location in Harley Street, London

    April 26, 2012

    Dr. Crowe can now offer consultations as well as ultrasound, CT and MRI scanning on Friday mornings at 9 Harley Street. The prestigious clinic is ideally located in central London (nearest tube Oxford Circus). 9 Harley Street Ltd. is part of the Phoenix Hospital Group and BMI Healthcare. For appointments and enquiries contact Dr. Crowe’s private


  15. New services in Nigeria

    October 26, 2011

    The Fibroid Clinic at Lagos is the new Nigerian partner clinic of the Birmingham Fibroid Clinic. Run by consultant gynaecologist Dr. Christian Alabi, it is the first dedicated clinic for women with fibroids in sub-saharan Africa. Dr Alabi is a UK trained consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist currently working as consultant to St Nicholas Hospital, Lagos, a large


  16. Dr. Crowe named as one of UK’s Top 10 fibroid specialists in Daily Mail survey

    March 26, 2011

    Dr Crowe has been named by peers as being in the UK’s top 10 fibroid surgeons in a survey conducted by the Daily Mail. The survey, which canvassed 40 leading gynaecologists and interventional radiologists, asked just one question: ‘If your own nearest and dearest were to need fibroid treatment to whom would you refer them


  17. New services in London

    January 26, 2011

    Dr. Crowe is now practicing at the Princess Grace Hospital in central London where he can offer interventional radiology services including uterine fibroid embolisation and varicocele embolisation. The prestigious Princess Grace Hospital is part of the HCA International group of hospitals and is conveniently located just off  Marylebone Road close to Harley Street. For further enquiries please


  18. NICE issues updated UAE Guidance

    November 26, 2010

    NICE, the NHS National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence has just updated its guidance on Uterine artery embolisation for fibroids. The guidance document ‘Uterine artery embolisation for fibroids’ and an explaination of the guidance for patients entitled ‘Understanding NICE Guidance – Treating fibroids by blocking their blood supply’ are available to download in pdf format


  19. New Birmingham Heartlands Hospital Radiology website

    October 26, 2010

    See the new website for the Radiology Directorate of the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust (HEFT) of which Dr. Crowe’s main NHS Hospital base, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, is part. Details of the full range of NHS services on offer with useful information for NHS GP referrers.


  20. Do you think you may have fibroids? New BBC1 TV show needs you!

    August 26, 2010

    NEW BBC ONE TV SHOW NEEDS YOU! Are you suffering from a condition and you’re not sure what it is? Is your condition affecting the way you look, your confidence or your emotional wellbeing? Do you want to know what’s wrong with you and get treatment? Maverick Television, makers of Embarrassing Bodies are producing a brand-new