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Dr Samina M Dornan is a Consultant Sub-Specialist in Maternal Fetal Medicine based in the Regional Unit at the Royal Maternity Hospital, Belfast. Having obtained her RCOG certification in Maternal Fetal Medicine in 2009, Dr Dornan was appointed as a Consultant in Professor Basky’s unit at St Georges Hospital, London where she was lead clinician and screening co-ordinator for haemoglobinopathies, high risk ante risk mothers, multiple births and diabetes. In September 2011 the Regional Fetal Medicine Unit at the Royal Maternity Hospital acquired her services as a Consultant in MFM where she has a particular interest in multiple births.
Areas of interest
Obstetrics; Maternal foetal medicine
Lead consultant for Multiplebirths.
Specialist in maternal complications including diabetes and hypertension
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Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Obstetrician and Sub-Specialist in Maternal Fetal Medicine - Royal Jubilee Maternity Hospital, Belfast
Multiplebirths and maternal Fetal medicine
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1.Counselling for non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT): what pregnant women may want to know (Pages 105).Article first published online: 2 July 2014. DOI: 10.102/uog.13394.
2.Prediction of selective fetal growth restriction and twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome in monochorionic twins. Journal BJOG. 2012 Mar; 119(4):417-21. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-0528.2011.03250.x. Affiliation Fetal Medicine Unit, St George's University of London, London, UK.
3.Antepartum Haemorrhage, Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Reproductive Medicine, Volume 22, Issue 1 January 2012, Pages 21-25.
4.Systematic labelling of twin pregnancies on ultrasound. TObstetrics and Gynaecology 2011 Online Library. 15 Jul 2011 - Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 2011; 38: 130–133. Fetal Medicine Unit, Academic Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St George's . Objective Correct labeling of twin fetuses is needed for obstetric ultrasound database.
5.First trimester ultrasound determination of chorionicity in twin pregnancy. Ultrasound Obstet Gynaecol. 2011, Nov; 38(5):530-2. Doi: 10.1002/uog.8956.epub 2011 May 3.
6.Pregnancy Outcome of Monochorionic Twins: Does Amniocity Matter?, Twin Res Hum Genet. 2011 Dec 14 (6):586-92.
7.Second trimester assessment of gestational age in twins: Validation of singleton biometry charts. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Jul 8. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20617507.
8.First trimester ultrasound dating of twin pregnancy; are singleton charts reliable?, Submitted to Prenatal Diagnosis. Journal of BJOG. 2010 Jul; 117(8):979-84. doi: 10.1111/j.1471-0528.2010.02592.x. Epub 2010 May 19.
9.Outcome of monochorionic twins according to amniocity. BJOG, Issue 6, Online publication. 19 May 2010.
10.Cord entanglement and perinatal outcome in monoamniotic twin pregnancies. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Feb;35(2);201-4. Pub Med PMID : 20069540.
11. Intrauterine Growth Restriction, A Contemporary Review: Best Practice & Research: Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Vol 23 (2009) 739–844.
12.Intrauterine Growth Restriction, A Contemporary Review
Editorial : Dornan J.C, Mahsud-Dornan S : Best Practice and Research : Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Vol 23 (2009) 742.
13.Detection of Fetal Growth Restriction Using Third Trimester Ultrasound; Best Practice and Research :Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Vol 23 (2009) 742.
Courses offered to GPs
Regular seminars given to GPs on maternal and Fetal medicines topics and run regular courses and conferences in Belfast.
Also an invited speaker nationally and internationally.
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
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Well in keeping with national NHS standards.
- Doctor of Medicine Queens University, Belfast 2008
- Maternal Fetal Medicine Sub-Specialisation Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London 1996
Reference number 5202790
Affiliations / memberships
Member of RCOG
Member of British Maternal Fetal Medicine Society
Member of International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Member of International Twin Society
Member of Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society
Northern Ireland Executive of the RCOG
2007 – 2009
Member of Irish Perinatal Society
Member of Ulster Medical Society
Member of Feguson Club
2001 – 2009
Member of Royal Belfast Golf Club
Member of a Belizean Grove
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