Meet Ms Despina Mavridou
Book an appointment with Miss Despina Mavridou for any general infertility concerns, preconception advice, fertility consultation, ovarian reserve screening, polycystic ovaries, endometriosis, follicle tracking (natural and treatment cycle), ovulation induction, fertility assessment and fertility preservation-egg freezing, intrauterine insemination, IVF and HyCoSy.
About Ms Despina Mavridou
Miss Despina Mavridou is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust.
She is the Lead Clinician for the Fertility Services there, having trained as a Fellow in Fertility and Assisted Conception.
Miss Mavridou is a graduate of St Andrews University, Scotland and Victoria University Medical School in Manchester. After her junior resident years in the UK, Despina spent some years in the United States initially as a research fellow in the development of group B streptococcus Vaccine at Harvard University where she was A Harvard University Scholar.
She then stayed on to do her Obstetrics and Gynaecology residency in St Louis, Missouri before returning to the UK. As a physician in the department of Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Science, she teaches medical students and trainees. Her work has been published in ‘Requisites in Obstetrics and Gynaecology- High Risk Obstetrics’ on ‘management of multiple gestation’ by Elsevier.
Miss Mavridou had extensive training in minimal access surgery, outpatient hysteroscopy and currently providing hysteroscopic corrective surgery for uterine anomalies and fibroid resections as part of fertility treatment. She has special interests in abnormal uterine bleeding, endometriosis, adenomyosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome, assessment of ovarian reserve and is passionate about fertility preservation.
Ms Mavridou is a member for:
- British Fertility Society, European Society for Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE)
- British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy (BSGE)
- Royal College of Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (RCOG)
- American college OF Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (ACOG)i