Dr Roger McMaster-Fay

Gynaecologist and Endoscopic Surgeon - Clinical Lecturer, Sydney University

Publications and Presentations in Gynaecological Endoscopic Surgery


McMaster-Fay RA.
Endoscopic stapling of large uterine vessels at laparoscopic hysterectomy for uterine fibroid masses of 500g or more: a pilot study.
Gynecological Surgery 2004; 1: 195-197.

McMaster-Fay RA.
Laparoscopic hysterectomy in patients weighing 100 Kg or more: a seven-year experience.
Gynecological Surgery 2004; 1: 233-235.

McMaster-Fay RA, Jones RA.
Laparoscopic hysterectomy and ureteric injuries: a comparison of the initial 275 and last 1,000 cases using staples.
Gynecological Surgery 2006; 3: 118-121.


McMaster-Fay RA, Jones RA.
Ureteric injury at laparoscopic hysterectomy.
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 2004; 44: 483.

McMaster-Fay RA.
Why are we still doing radical hysterectomies for cervical cancer?
Aust NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 2005; 45: 265-266.

McMaster-Fay RA.
Methods of hysterectomy and ureteric injury.
BMJ 2006; 331: submitted - electronically published (8/1/2006).

McMaster-Fay RA.
Time to re-evaluate eVALuate. BMJ 2006; 331: submitted - electronically published (13/1/2006).


11-14 March 2008: World Congress of Endometriosis 2008 (10th), AGES (XVIII) ASM
Melbourne Exhibition & Convention Centre, Vic.

The clinical utility of CD10 immunohistolochemical staining in the diagnosis of endometriosis.
PDF Poster

4-6 May 2006: AGES 2006 (XVI) ASM
Adelaide (Hilton), SA.

  1. Ectopic ovary or Ovarian implant syndrome: a case report with review and medico-legal ramifications.
    PowerPoint Presentation file
  2. Laparoscopic pelvic floor repair using the Endo-Stitch: a series of 108 cases over 6 years.
    PowerPoint Presentation file

4-6 May 2005: AGES 2005 (XV) ASM:
‘Art and Science’
Perth (Convention Exhibition Centre), WA.
Laparoscopic Hysterectomy using Staples to Secure the Uterine Vascular Pedicles: A report of 1,275 consecutive hysterectomies. PowerPoint Presentation file

2-4 October 2002: Joint RCOG (V) International SM and RANZCOG (IV) ASM:
‘The Best for Women’
Sydney (Darling Harbour), NSW.
Large uterine fibroid masses removed endoscopically by total laparoscopic hysterectomy and trans-abdominal morcellation: 26 consecutive cases since 1997. (poster)

16-19 April 2000: Joint ISGE (IX) AC and AGES (X) ASM
Gold Coast (Royal Pines Resort), Qld.

  1. Laparoscopic hysterectomy combined with morcellation brings abdominal hysterectomy rate below 2%: a series of 225 consecutive hysterectomies since 1996.
  2. Asessment of colour Doppler ultrasound in the detection of adenomyosis:
    100% sensitivity.

7-10 December 1997: ESGE - 6th Annual Congress. Birmingham, UK.

  1. Sigmoid adhesions in endometriosis: under-diagnosed and under-treated.
  2. Total laparoscopic hysterectomy using disposable cutter-stapler to secure uterine vessels.
  3. 3-D laparoscopy as a useful tool for training in advanced gynaecological minimal access surgery.