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- Sexual and reproductive healthcare
Claire has been working in obstetrics and gynaecology since 2004. During her training she became particularly interested in managing vulval conditions and chose to sub-specialise in this area. She now runs a specialist vulval clinic at Birmingham City Hospital that takes referrals from accross the West Midlands and beyond. Claire has trained in psychosexual medicine and is a member of the Institiute of Psychosexual Medicine. She sits as a council member for the British Society for the Study of Vulval Disease.
Claire's other area of specialism is colposcopy and she is the Lead Colposcopist for Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust. She manages abnormal smear test results and problematic post-coital bleeding.
Areas of interest
skin conditions of the vulva; pre-cancer of vulva(VIN); painful sex; vulval pain syndromes; psychosexual problems; abnormal cervical smear; post-coital bleeding
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust, Birmingham.
TOG (The Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, RCOG)
Courses offered to GPs
Diagnosis and management of benign vulval diseases
Vulval pain syndromes
Psychosexual medicine in gynaecology - an overview
Update in cervical cytology and colposcopy
- MBBS St Bartholomew's and The Royal London School of Medicine, London 2003
- Diploma and Membership examination Institute of Psychosexual Medicine 2012
Reference number 6077030
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Council Member BSSVD 2017
Affiliations / memberships
Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Member of the Institute of Psychosexual Medicine
Member of British Society of Colposocpy and Cervical Pathology
Member of the British Society for the Study of Vulval Disease
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.