We run an informative but friendly service helping couples who
are having difficulty conceiving.
We will provide you with more information about your individual
situation to help you make any necessary decisions or choices.
We work alongside the Oxford Fertility Unit; if you are referred
for assisted conception, you will be able to move seamlessly into
an In vitro fertilisation (IVF) programme.
Most clinics are held in the Women's Health Outpatients
department, Great Western Hospital - second floor (please
Occasionally a clinic may take place on Beech Ward, Great
Western Hospital - second floor (please see Floor plans).
The location will always be specified on the appointment
The Oxford Fertility Unit, Swindon is based in the
Shalbourne Suite (private patients unit) on the Great Western
Clinics vary, but new couple appointments will be on a Tuesday
afternoon or Thursday morning.
You and your partner will be invited to meet the Fertility
Specialist Nurse at your first appointment, and any test results
from investigations that may have been organised by the GP will be
We will organise further specialist tests for both partners if
necessary and sometimes, where appropriate, treatment may be
Depending on your test results, we may refer you or your partner
to other departments (e.g. Andrology or Endocrinology) or other
centres such as assisted conception units.
If it is necessary, we will make further appointments for and
your partner to be reviewed by a consultant.
Tel: 01793 604980
Tel: 01793 646071
This is an answerphone where messages can be left and a member
of the Fertility Team will call you back as soon as possible.
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