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- Reproductive medicine
Dr Ying Cheong works as a Consultant in Reproductive Medicine in Complete Fertility Centre Southampton. Her specialises in treatment of couples with fertility problems. She also has a special interest in gynaecological disorders relating to chronic pelvic pain. She has many years of experience in laparoscopic and open surgery.
Ying also plays a key role in medical education and research. Her role as a Senior Lecturer in the University of Southampton sees her in charge of fourth and final year medical students, and she supervises a team of PhD research fellows and nurses. She has over 100 peer reviewed publications in journals and chapters in books and is an active researcher in cutting edge science.
Areas of interest
• Fertility / subfertility and assisted conception (IVF) • Reproductive medicine • Menstrual dysfunction • Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS / PCO) • Recurrent miscarriages • Tubal diseases • Pelvic pain and endometriosis
- Hannah Froggartt
- Level G Complete Fertility Centre Southampton Princess Anne Hospital Coxford Road SOUTHAMPTON SO16 5YA
- 023 8001 8535
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Malvena Stuart-Taylor Not Fee Assured
- Dr Gareth Jones Not Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Professor in Reproductive Medicine
University of Southampton
Consultant in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery
Complete Fertility Centre Southampton
Level G, Complete Fertility Centre Southampton, Princess Anne Hospital, Coxford Road, Southampton SO16 5YA
Subfertility including recurrent implantation failure, recurrent miscarriages, polycystic ovarian syndrome, tubal disease and fibroids
Gynaecology including chronic pelvic pain, endometriosis
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Persian (Farsi)
Selected recent publications :
1. De Wilde RL, Alvarez J, Brölmann H, Campo R, Cheong Y, Lundorff P, Pawelczyk L, Roman H, di Spiezio Sardo A, Wallwiener M. Adhesions and endometriosis: challenges in subfertility management : (An expert opinion of the ANGEL-The ANti-Adhesions in Gynaecology Expert PaneL-group); Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2016 Feb 19.
2. Coomarasamy A, Williams H, Truchanowicz E, Seed P, Small R, Quenby S, Gupta P, Dawood F, Koot YE, Goddijn M, Bender Atik R, Bloemenkamp KWM, Brady R, Briley A, Cavallaro R, Cheong YC, Chu J, Eapen A, Essex H, Ewies A, Hoek A, Kaaijk EM, Koks CA, Li TC, MacLean M, Mol BW, Moore J, Parrott S, Ross J, Sharpe L, Stewart J, Trepel D, Vaithilingham N, Farquharson R, Kilby M, Khalaf Y, Regan L, Rai R. First trimester progesterone therapy in women with a history of unexplained recurrent miscarriages: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, international multi-centre trial and economic evaluation (PROMISE). NEJM N Engl J Med 2015; 373:2141-2148November 26, 2015DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1504927.
3. Hamdan, M., Dunselman, G., Li, T.C. and Cheong, Y. (2015) The impact of endometrioma on IVF/ICSI outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Human Reproduction Update, 1-17. (doi:10.1093/humupd/dmv035).
4. Bailey, S, Bailey C, Boivin J, Cheong YC, Reading I, Macklon N (2015). A feasibility study for a randomised controlled trial of The Positive Reappraisal Coping Intervention, a novel supportive technique for recurrent miscarriage. BMJ Open;5:e007322 doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2014-007322
5. Alexandra J. Kermack, Sarah Finn-Sell, Ying Cheong, Nicholas Brook, Judith J. Eckert , Nick S. Macklon and Franchesca D. Houghton (2015). Amino acid composition of human uterine fluid: association with age, lifestyle and gynaecological pathology. Hum Reprod 30, (4), 917-924. (doi:10.1093/humrep/dev008). (PMID:25697730).
6. Hamdan, Mukhri, Omar, Siti Z., Dunselman, Gerard and Cheong, Ying (2015) Influence of endometriosis on assisted reproductive technology outcomes. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 125, (1), 79-88. (doi:10.1097/AOG.0000000000000592). (PMID:25560108).
7. Stocker, L.J., Macklon, N.S., Bewley, S.J. and Cheong, Y.C. (2014) Influence of shift work on early reproductive outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Obstetrics & Gynecology, 124, (1), 99-110. (doi:10.1097/AOG.0000000000000321). (PMID:24901274).
Courses offered to GPs
Open evening at Complete Fertility Centre Southampton, please enquire at www.completefertility.co.uk
- MB ChB Trinity College, University of Dublin 1996
- MA, BAO Trinity College, University of Dublin 1996
- MRCOG RCOG (LONDON) 2005
- Subspecialist in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery RCOG (LONDON) 2005
- MD University of Sheffield 2005
- CCST (Certificate of Completion of Specialist training) UK 2007
Reference number 4771232
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Scientific Advisory Committee Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists 2011
- Editor Cochrane Menstrual disorders and sub fertility group 2011
- Lead for Comprehensive Local Research Network for Hampshire and Isle of Wight UK 2011
Details of entry to specialist register
- Full Medical Registration, 2001
- Specialist Register for Obstetrics and Gynaecology (Reproductive Medicine), 2007
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologist
European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology
British Fertility Society
British Medical Association
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.
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