Consultant Profile

Mr Alex Swanton

Mr Alex Swanton 
Practicing at:
Spire Dunedin Hospital, Reading
  • Gynaecology and/or Obstetrics
    • Assisted conception
    • Endometriosis
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Infertility
    • Menopause
    • Menorrhagia
    • Menstrual Disorders
    • Miscarriage
    • Reproductive health
    • Subfertility
Special clinical interests:

General gynaecology, bleeding and period problems, hysterectomy, female and male subfertility, IVF, minimal access (keyhole) surgery, endometriosis, fibroids, polycystic ovarian syndrome, ovarian cysts, pelvic pain, recurrent miscarriage, gynaecological ultrasound scanning and early pregnancy.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Clinical Lead for Gynaecology - Royal Berkshire Hospital

Year of first medical qualification:
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0118 955 3407
Private secretary:
Deborah Gianelli
Private secretary telephone number:
0118 955 3407
Private secretary fax:
0118 955 3478
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Swanton's undergraduate training was at UCL and his postgraduate training was predominantly in London, Oxford and Reading.  He has a doctorate (MD) which specialised in women with polycystic ovaries undergoing IVF treatment.  He has won several awards for research including the ‘Prize Paper Award’ at the British Fertility Society 2009 and the ‘In-Training Award for Research’ at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine 2008.

Mr Swanton has a special interest in fertility and minimal access surgery and can perform laparoscopic salpingectomies, ovarian cystectomies/oophorectomies, myomectomies (fibroid surgery), hysterectomies along with moderate-advanced endometriosis surgery. He also runs the satellite IVF service in Reading which is linked with the Oxford Fertility Unit.  He also performs gynaecological ultrasound scanning.

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Mr Alex Swanton

Private Gynaecologist, Reading, Berkshire - Hysteroscopic surgery, infertility, IVF

The Gynaecology Practice

Gynaecology & Fertility, Reading, Berkshire

The Gynaecology Practice is one of Berkshire’s leading private practices that offer investigation, diagnosis and treatment of gynaecological conditions, with Mr Alex Swanton consulting and operating at Dunedin Hospital.

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