Women's health

Our women's health service spans a wide range of departments and specialisms:

  • Gynaecology -general clinics run throughout the week, dealing with a range of disorders
  • Menopause - a clinic providing advice and care relating to all aspects of the menopause
  • Urogynaecology - care and support for female incontinence and prolapse problems, working with physiotherapists
  • Outpatient hysteroscopy - examination of the uterus under local anaesthetic in an outpatient setting
  • Minor procedures clinic - monthly sessions during which procedures such as biopsies and the insertion of Mirena coils (a hormone-releasing contraceptive device which is placed into the womb)
  • Maternity (obstetrics) clinics - care provided for women with high-risk pregnancies (the majority of care is carried out at the GP surgery or community health clinics)
  • Diabetic clinic - offering specialist care for women with type 1 and type 2 diabetes during their pregnancy, labour and post natal period
  • Haematological clinic - monthly sessions for women with blood disorders that may complicate their pregnancy, or require close monitoring during pregnancy


Contact us

Nightingale Centre (women's clinic):     01702 385159