Clinical Services

Services at | Updated 12 Jun 2020

Treatments Antenatal screening: Combined first trimester screening Pre-eclampsia screening Prenatal diagnosis: NIPT (non-invasive prenatal testing) Chorionic villous sampling Amniocentesis Routine assessment of fetal growth, anatomy, and blood flow by experienced twin sonographers Specialist twin midwife appointments throughout the pregnancy Specialist perinatal mental health support Specialist breast feeding support Detailed fetal …


Information about your pregnancy

Services at | Updated 3 Jul 2020

Pregnancy and antenatal care Here we’ve included lots of information about what to expecting with lots of helpful links to our partner, the Twins Trust, for detailed guidance. If you have any questions, please do speak to your clinician for advice. Finding out you are having twins or more: Support …


Families’ stories

Families’ stories

Services at | Updated 2 Jul 2020

Welcome to our patient stories page – a series of short films sharing the experiences of families who have been cared for by the Fetal Medicine Unit at St George’s. We know how helpful it can be to hear from families who may have experienced a similar situation to your …


Cardiac Surgery

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 26 Feb 2020

St George’s is home to one of the largest cardiac (heart) centres in the south east of England. We carry out more than 700 cardiac surgery operations every year, and provide services for people living in south London, Surrey, as well as further afield. We have a team of seven …


Information for healthcare professionals

Services at | Updated 2 Jul 2020

This page is to support healthcare professional with helpful links to current guidelines and papers. A core outcome set for studies investigating the management of selective fetal growth restriction in twins AJOG (SMFM) TTTS guideline FIGO twin guideline ISUOG twin guideline NICE twin and triplet guideline RCOG Monochorionic twin guide …


Education

Services at | Updated 2 Jul 2020

We offer a range of education at St George’s including: Twin and multiple pregnancy webinars Fetal therapy How to assess fetal growth in twins Achieving competency in intrapartum management of multiple pregnancy Ultrasound training Please click on the headings to the left to find out more.


Research

Services at | Updated 2 Jul 2020

Our research team undertake a wide range of studies including the ENCIRCLE trial and multiple pregnancy registry. Please click on the headings to the left to find out more about them.    


Red Cell and Haemoglobin Disorders Unit: Information about Covid-19

Services at | Updated 8 Feb 2021

Haemoglobinopathy services & COVID-19 (the illness caused by coronavirus) Update as of 6th January 2021: We wanted to update you on the current situation of our services at St George’s during this particularly busy time during the COVID-19 pandemic. Vaccination Q&A added 8.2.21 Outpatient Appointments Unfortunately due to the pressures …


Neurology & Vestibular Physiotherapy Outpatients

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 27 Feb 2020

Services we offer: Vestibular & Balance Rehabilitation We are an internationally recognised service providing assessment and evidence-based treatment for dizziness and balance disorders. Patients with vestibular disorders usually access our service following referral from the Audiovestibular Clinic or elsewhere if you have been fully investigated. Vestibular rehabilitation consists of specific …


Our Young Persons Service: Support for Young People in the Adult Renal Unit at St George’s Hospital

Services at | Updated 14 Feb 2020

No one gets to stay young forever………………so we want to do our best to help you make the most of youth. We realise having kidney disease as a young person can be challenging especially without the right support.  Our young persons’ service supports 16 to 30 year olds who have some form of kidney …