Dr Terry Sheahan, Obstetrician, Gynaecologist, Fertility Specialist

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Gynaecology

Dr Terry Sheahan is a graduate at the University of Queensland.   He has spent five years working in elite units in the U.K. including St Bartholomew’s and the Hammersmith hospitals.   On returning to Brisbane he worked with the University units at the Mater and Princess Alexandra hospital’s.   He has a special interest in  advanced laparoscopic surgery and endometriosis, management of heavy periods including techniques such as total laparoscopic hysterectomy, endometrial ablations and the Mirena coil.   Managing abnormal smears by local techniques including the laser and LLETZ are other areas of interest.   He has a special interest in fertility and polycystic ovary disease.  Urodynamics for women and management of stress incontinence with procedures such as sub urethral slings, are other areas of special expertise. He has a keen interest in surgery for prolapse.  Terry is a regular attendee at national and international conferences and remains up-to-date with the newest surgical techniques. He currently examines for UQ.  

We provide women with personalised, comprehensive and attentive healthcare throughout their lifespan. Dr Sheahan treats the following gynaecological conditions: 

  • Heavy menstrual bleeding
  • Irregular or infrequent periods
  • Management of fibroids and ovarian cysts
  • Contraception and sterilization
  • Prolapse
  • Pelvic pain
  • Incontinence
  • Abnormal pap smears
  • Ectopic pregnancy
  • Endometriosis
  • Adenomyosis
  • Miscarriage
  • Investigating recurrent miscarriage
  • Hirsutism treatment
  • Vulval disorders/irritation

Gynaecology Procedures

  • Advanced laparoscopic surgery
  • Hysterectomy
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Insertion of Mirena
  • Endometrial ablation
  • Sub urethral sling for incontinence
  • Prolapse treatment (repair operations)

Downloadable Patient Literature

Fibroids Fibroids

Hysterectomy Hysterectomy

Management of Ovarian Cysts Management of Ovarian Cysts