Miss Sara J. Matthews
Consultant Gynaecologist and Subspecialist in Reproductive Medicine
We provide expert personalised medical care for women with general gynaecological problems, and for those in need of contraception, gynaecological surgery, and management of menopausal issues. We specialise in fertility management, from checking a single woman's fertile potential ( and protecting that through egg freezing as appropriate), to the investigation and management of couples ( same sex and heterosexual) who wish to conceive.
Focus on: Ovarian screening
British Fertility Society
A survey carried out on behalf of a fertility monitor company found that 40% of women with fertility issues leave their GP with no explanation as to why they are unable to get pregnant, and 70% don't know if they are ovulating in each of their cycles. The press release has been picked up by numerous UK broadsheets. Press Release
Dartmouth researchers studying cell division in fruit flies have discovered a pathway that may improve understanding of molecular mistakes that cause older women to have babies with Down syndrome; their study appears in the journal PLOS Genetics. Medical Xpress