Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Obstetric Lead for Mental Health
Chelsea & Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust – West Middlesex site
Louise is a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist at West Middlesex Hospital, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. She trained at St Mary’s Hospital Medical School, London and specialised during her early postgraduate career in Obstetrics & Gynaecology. She undertook her speciality training in London and Sydney, Australia. She was appointed as a Consultant in 2010.
In her clinical practice she has developed a special interest in intrapartum care, perinatal mental health and maternal medicine. She has a MSc in Quality and Safety in Healthcare from Imperial College. She is currently Clinical Director for Clinical Outcomes & Effectiveness and one of the maternity quality and safety leads at Chelsea & Westminster. She is currently working part time clinically at West Middlesex and part time as a National Maternity Investigation Clinical Advisor for the Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch.
She is President of the British Intrapartum Care Society and is one of the co-organisers for the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists / British Maternal & Fetal Medicine Society Management of the Labour Ward course held annually at the RCOG.