In the world of fertility preservation, there has been an exponential rise in the number of women freezing their eggs for non-medical reasons. As companies begin to offer egg-freezing as an employment perk, concerns are being raised about how success rates are reported and whether women are being marketed the treatment in an ethical way.
Interventional radiology consultant Dr Nick Burfitt explains how a new minimally-invasive, non-surgical technique called prostate artery embolisation might be the best treatment for some men with this condition.
Repeated failed IVF cycles are distressing events for couples hoping to start a family. Here Mr Rehan Salim, a consultant gynaecologist and accredited sub-specialist in reproductive medicine at Imperial Private Healthcare’s Wolfson Fertility Centre, explains why they happen and what can be done.
Everything from sports injuries to overuse can damage your knees. Here Mr Rajarshi Bhattacharya, a consultant orthopaedic surgeon at Imperial Private Healthcare, explains how you can tell whether your knee injury is serious and what to do about it.
Consultant plastic & reconstructive surgeon Mr Navid Jallali and consultant breast cancer & reconstructive surgeon Mrs Katy Hogben explain how our breast cancer patients are being offered immediate reconstructive surgery post mastectomy to support their emotional recovery from surgery.
Consultant endocrinologist, Dr Saira Hameed explains an innovative, scientifically-based programme to support patients looking to achieve a healthy body weight which is now on offer through Imperial Private Healthcare.