Dr Beena Dandawate is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Dorset County Hospital, Dorchester with private clinics at the Harbour Hospital, Poole and the BMI Winterbourne Hospital, Dorchester.
She has worked as a doctor for over 27 years, graduating with a Gold Medal and with distinction from Osmania University, India. She is a member of several national medical organisations including the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (as a fellow, FRCOG) and the British Society of Colposcopy.
She has worked in hospitals across London and the south of England and has extensive training and expertise in general gynaecology, laparoscopic surgery, colposcopy and obstetrics.
Dr Dandawate participates in clinical research and has presented and published her work in a number of international conferences and journals. She also has a keen interest in the teaching and training of other obstetricians and gynaecologists.
Outside of work Dr Dandawate enjoys meditation, yoga and painting. She lives locally with her 3 children and husband.
Patients have described her as a " Great Doctor " and have commented that she is " Caring, informative and made [them] feel comfortable. "