Resources for parents

If you’ve decided that you wish to circumcise your son, how do you find a qualified, safe provider?

Take a look at our resources below, which include advice to help you make an informed choice; and a list of providers who have undertaken the Greater Manchester Infant Male Circumcision Quality Assurance Process.

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What to consider

Our guide for parents explains what you need to know about circumcision for boys:

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Help and support

You can obtain further information and advice from several organisations:

NHS Advice for parents
British Association of Paediatric Surgeons Advice for parents
Healthwatch If you wish to make a complaint about a poor care experience
General Medical Council If you wish to make a complaint about a doctor

Female genital cutting has no medical benefits and is illegal under the Female Genital Mutilation Act (2003).

Approved providers

The following providers of infant male circumcision in Greater Manchester have been voluntarily assessed against a set of quality standards. Those who meet all of these standards are listed below (this list is updated every year).


Manchester Circumcision Clinic – Thornely Medical Centre

Thornely Street, Hyde, Cheshire, SK23 7GA

Dr Nadeem Ahmed

07737 742 913
07785 251 919

The AMS Clinic – Cheetham Hill Medical Centre
244 Cheetham Hill Road, Cheetham Hill, Manchester, M8 8UP

Dr Khan

0161 464 4562

Walmersley Road Medical Practice
110 Walmersley Road, Bury, BL9 6DX

Dr Hussain

0161 764 6100

Orient House Medical Centre

Dr Munshi, Dr Marghoob, Dr Naseef, Dr Quandruddin

01204 363 680