Colposcopy is an examination of the cervix (neck of the womb) using a highly magnified camera, allowing us to see any abnormalities.

Our dedicated colposcopy Suite is located in the Women's Health Unit, area A46. It has a separate entrance and waiting area to ensure that your privacy is guaranteed.

All our staff are highly trained and experts in their field. They recognise that having a colposcopy examination can be a worrying and they will do their best to put you at ease.


The Princess Alexandra Hospital
Zone A, lower ground floor, location A46

Opening hours

Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. We also offer a results service every Friday between 1pm to 3pm.

Contact telephone number

01279 82 7106

Key members of staff

Mr. El Wakil, lead consultant

Judy Dix, lead nurse

Naomi Staines, colposcopy administrator

Inpatient comment:

Everyone offered words of such reassurance and kindness. I felt so cared for and the communication with me at all times was fantastic.